Sometimes I talk to groups of people about things. If you'd be interesting in me talking to you and your group of people about things, or looking at things and then passing judgement on them, please let me know.

You can find all my contact info on the page called Contact.

 
 

Pratt - Advertising I&II
A guest lecture and copywriting workshop with a class full of designers. 
09.26.2016

Brandathon
I mentored early-stage startups at this year's Brandathon - a hackathon for brands.
04.27.2016

National Student Show & Conference Keynote
I gave the keynote lecture at this year's National Student Show & Conference in lovely Dallas, TX.
04.08.2016

Miami Ad School Brooklyn - Industry Heroes Lecture
A lecture to the Brooklyn student body, and live webcast to 6 other campuses globally.
02.12.2016

Advertising & IMC: The Creative Side
I helped author a chapter in the 10th Edition of the "Advertising & IMC" text book. The chapter focuses on the marrying of strategy and creative in modern advertising.
Release: Fall 2015

M.I.T. Pakathon
An M.I.T. Media Lab hackathon and panel discussion focused on the changing technology landscape in Pakistan.
09.25.14 - 09.26.14

C2MTL
Speaker at C2MTL, an international creative+commerce conference in Montreal.   
05.29.14

Univ. of North Texas Advertising
Guest-teacher and lecturer for advertising and comm design classes at my alma mater. 
04.10.14

2014 AICP Awards
Judge for the 2014 AICP Student & Low Budget Films categories.
04.24.14

Young Glory
I created and judged Round 5 of the Young Glory competition in both the Advertising and Design categories.
02.14 - 03.14

Miami Ad School Lecture/Guest Instructor
A lecture to the student body and week-long guest instructor stint.  
11.4.13 - 11.9.13

Univ. of North Texas Advertising
Guest-teacher and lecturer for advertising classes in my old stomping grounds. 
10.24.13

 

 

Univ. of North Texas Innovation Greenhouse
A lecture to UNT's innovation incubator.
10.23.13

Advertising, 10th Edition College Text Book
I'm helping create a chapter about innovation for this advertising text book, using "Help I want to save a life" as an educational case study.
Release: Fall 2013

Parson's/The New School Thesis Critique
Reviewed and critiqued thesis projects for BFA students at Parson's/The New School. 
4.29.13

2013 AICP Awards
Judge for the 2013 AICP Art & Technology of the American Commercial Show.
3.23.13

Stanford Graduate Business School: The Power Of Stories in Business
An academic case study of "Help I want to save a life" has become part of the curriculum in Stanford's GSB 542: "The Power of Stories in Business" masters course.
10.2012 - present

The Feast Conference
A so-called "worldwide dinner party to change the world" that brings together visionaries from different disciplines to tackle global issues.
10.5.12

Lotus Awards
Judge for a Canadian design and advertising awards show.
9.21.12

Judges Panel
Lecture and panel discussion for Lotus Awards attendees.
9.20.12

The Olive Awards
Judge for a national radio awards show.
5.17.12

Industry Heroes Lecture
A weekly guest lecture series at Miami Ad School in Miami.
4.9.12

Arts Center Workshop
A workshop, Q&A, and portfolio review at The Arts Center in Pasadena, CA
5.12.10