Marketing Creative Director
September 2003 - October 2004
I returned to City Pages in 2003, and prior to joining the online team, I wrote and designed advertising campaigns for City Pages' clients, as well as City Pages promotional campaigns.
May 1999 - August 1999
During my brief tenure as City Pages' art director, I designed the weekly print cover and cover story, supervised the copy and layout editors, assigned photographers and illustrators, and approved press proofs. Major publications art directed during this tenure included the 1999 Best of the Twin Cities, 1999 Summer in the Cities, and the City Pages 20th Anniversary issues.
Advertising Art Director
September 1997 - May 1999
My duties as advertising art director included writing, concepting and designing advertising campaigns for City Pages' clients, as well as City Pages promotional campaigns, including the 1999 Best of the Twin Cities campaign and the City Pages 20th Anniversary campaign. Below are three examples from the 20th Anniversary campaign, a series of humorous "rejected" campaign ideas.