FREELANCE COPYWRITER (1986–present)
Agency clients have included: Summit Marketing
Group (Kellogg's Food Away From Home); G-L Graphics (Sears); The
Creative Element (Time Out Chicago); Gorman-Navolio Corp. (Ameritech,
Pitman-Moore, Bradford Exchange); Schulz-Patnaude, Inc. (Plasthing,
Barco); Grant/Jacoby (The Associates, Hyster, Caterpillar); many
Direct clients have included: Desktop Technology
Group (computer consultants); BCR Enterprises (communications publication
circulation and ad sales); DAX Technologies; The ServiceMaster Company
(foodservice); The HON Company (office furniture).
GRANT/JACOBY, INC. (1982–1986)
Joined as Copywriter. Promoted to Senior Copywriter 1984.
Assignments included: Weber-Stephen Products Co.,
ALDI Foods, FDL Foods (Dubuque meats), General Housewares (Magnalite
Professional cookware), The HON Company (office furniture), The
Associates (commercial financing), Domino’s Pizza (Chicago
EARLE PALMER BROWN (1979–1982)
Joined as Junior Copywriter. Promoted to Copywriter 1980.
Assignments included: Acuity Systems (computers
for health care), American Security Bank, Hecht’s (broadcast),
Joined as Budget Store Copywriter. Promoted to Hardlines Copywriter
Assignments included: Stereos, TVs, Vacuums, Budget