CURRENT: working as a verbal intern for lpk, a global brand design agency headquartered in cincinnati, ohio. projects include romance copy, taglines, naming, claims, tone of voice, package copy and more. work coming soon!
yes to beauty products
CLIENT: yes to / spring 2017
CHALLENGE: explore a new visual style that positions yes to as a leader in natural beauty products and conveys the beauty benefits of fruits + vegetables.
EXECUTION: emphasize the fresh, wholesome ingredients used in all yes to collections by styling products with produce.
ASSIGNMENT: use knowledge of social media to independently curate a digital strategy that will be an integral part of brand launch
EXECUTION: build an effective strategy to enhance brand presence and curate a loyal following on social platforms. deliver mock content, a sample editorial calendar and example case study. use approach to inspire website copy and brand manifesto that reinforces tone and identity of the brand.
in addition to what you see here, I also created a brand comparison to analyze how different brands are using the suggested platforms, included a detailed run down of how these platforms are used and shared suggestions for how to curate a following on social platforms to demonstrate how these efforts should be maintained over a longer period of time.
CHALLENGE: modernize social media strategy to appeal to a new target audience and attract young professionals.
EXECUTION: coordinate weekly photoshoots with glance to curate original social media content and share on instagram. use platform to establish and maintain brand identity that resonates with ideal target audience.
- 27.45% increase in followers during first month as social strategist
- engagement data has doubled from start date - end of september
ASSIGNMENT: select a brand in the pacific northwest and create a community among its target audience in a 21-day time period.
EXECUTION: utilizing the #kinfolk and #kinfolkmagazine hashtags on instagram, I connected with other kinfolk readers worldwide in an effort to collect a variety of different recipes. using tumblr, I created a blog to compile my findings, while creating a place for people to digitally connect with one another.
CAMPAIGN: a mock campaign for cup + bar, portland's first chocolate and coffee tasting showroom.
EXECUTION: target young professionalsthrough a series of print ads, guerrilla marketing and media to develop brand identity and customer loyalty.
* all images for this assignment were originally published by cup + bar
CLIENT: american apparel / spring 2015
CAMPAIGN: a mock campaign for gay pride month (june) that conveys american apparel's support of the lgbtq community.
EXECUTION: created a series of print ads to show what american apparel pride looks like the brand's minimalist aesthetic and american apparel retail products. designed customized shopping bags for customers in gay friendly cities for the month of june + woven bags with similar design to be handed out at gay pride parades.