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I grew up in a house where the TV was always on; some people might say this is a bad thing, but it exposed me to a ton of advertising at a very young age and gave me an opportunity to pick apart each ad - what works, what doesn't, what's memorable and what is just static. I've had a lot of great opportunities in my career to harness this but I always felt I was missing out on working with like-minded people who share that same love and enthusiasm for marketing and advertising that I had and that appreciated my vision. My supervisor at my first agency always said I had a great eye for creative; not just visually but I had a "gift", as she would call it, for instinctively knowing how we should effectively communicate with an audience across different mediums - I think this has a lot to do with being inundated with advertising as an over analytical kid.
Now, I'm looking to transition into an account services role with an agency where I can inspired and be inspired, and harness those skills within an
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"Nick offers that rare combination of big-picture thinking, great creative judgment and detail orientation. He is incredibly calm under pressure and possesses a can-do attitude toward all projects, big and small."
"Nick's got a great combinations of qualities: he's passionate about advertising and marketing, has great people skills and is not afraid to dig into complex issues."
"Nick gets the job done, period. no matter how long it takes, the number of issues encountered, changes thrown in at the last minute, on the road or in the office, he can be counted on."
"Nick designed my new logo for my business. He had a lot of great insights I wouldn't have come up with on my own."
Managed an integrated campaign including direct mail, broadcast, digital advertising and email marketing that increased the client's customer base by 20%.
Collaborated with sales and marketing in the development of new pricing strategies, a print campaign and messaging shift which resulted in a 30% increase in category sales.
Leveraged a digital awareness campaign that increased website conversion by 30%.