Hi, I'm Jacob.

Texan living and working in California. Graduate of the VCU Brandcenter and the University of Texas at Austin. Currently pushing technology on the world at Media Arts Lab in Los Angeles. I'm a tech nerd, an artist, a motorcycle enthusiast, and a generally tolerable guy. That's me in the picture.




TBWA \ Media Arts Lab - March 2015-Present
Associate Creative Director (AD) / Los Angeles, CA
Currently working on Apple creative; Film, Print, OOH, & Digital.
Client: Apple Inc.



Freelance - June 2014-March 2015
Sr. Art Director / Los Angeles, CA
Freelanced for a bit after leaving Deutsch to see what was out there.
Agencies: Team One, 72 and Sunny, Media Arts Lab
Clients: Starbucks, Lexus, Apple Inc.

Hubber LLC - February 2013-March 2015
Creative Director, Co-Founder / LAX
Hubber is an airport based peer-to-peer car-sharing service operating out of LAX. Head of marketing, brand development, product development, product design, and creative partnerships. The company is now liquidated.

Deutsch LA - November 2011-June 2014
Art Director / Los Angeles, CA
Currently working on everything from TV to digital.
Clients: Taco Bell, Dr Pepper, 7UP, Snapple, Playstation, Emerald Nuts, Kettle Chips, Pop-Secret Popcorn

Team One - September 2011-November 2011
Freelance Creative / Los Angeles, CA
Helped with digital and traditional efforts for Lexus and their hotel brands.
Clients: Lexus, Rennaissance Hotels, and Ritz-Carlton Hotels

Fallon - June 2010-June 2011
Creative Technologist / Minneapolis, MN
Worked under Fallon's CCO, as well as Directors of Digital Development, Digital Strategy, and Innovation to assist in rebuilding Fallon's digital and non-traditional capabilities.
Clients: Cadillac, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, H&R Block, TheLadders.com, NBC Universal, SyFy, Charter, and Travelers Insurance

VCU Brandcenter - Fall 2008-Spring 2010
Masters in Mass Communications, Advertising / Creative Technology
Clients: PBS NOVA, P&G, Bounce, Greenlight Management, BBH NY, NYC & Co., City of New Orleans, Venture Richmond, State of Virginia, Audi, Venables Bell

JWT NY - Summer 2009
Digital Production & IA / NY, NY
Clients: The Andy Awards, Stride Gum, Jet Blue, JWT Internal, Smirnoff, Trident Gum, Guitar Hero



VCU Brandcenter - Fall 2008-Spring 2010
Masters of Science
M.S. in Mass Communications, Advertising / Creative Technology

The University of Texas at Austin - Fall 2003 - 2007
Bachelors of Science
B.S. in Communications / Advertising

McCombs School of Business
Business Foundations Program


Creative Direction
Creative Concepting
Art Direction & Graphic Design
User Experience / Interaction Design
Emerging Media Specialist
Digital Strategy