With a background as a writer/creative director, John brings a deep understanding of the agency into his own filmmaking process. 

He directs for clients around the world in all genres including visual, dialog, hidden-camera and celebrity spokesperson. Whether the assignment requires a sharp wit or a tender heart, John always strives to find the truth.

As an ardent student of story, John has a writing background that includes a (sold) feature film screenplay to Jeffrey Katzenberg's Dreamworks SKG and the young-adult fantasy novel, "Julian Rigby & the Keepers of Time" available in paperback at Amazon.   

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Recent collaborators include; BBDO NY, Saatchi & Saatchi NY, DDB, Leo Burnett, Doner, McCann, Publicis, Havas, John St., Critical Mass, Grabarz & Partners, Buzzman Paris, Juniper Park, ServicePlan, VMLY&R and Tank.

Recent brands include; AT&T, McDonalds, M&Ms, Burger King, Kraft Philly, Slim Jim, Tostitos, Progresso Soup, KFC, Kellogg’s, Dole, Citroen, TD Bank Visa, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dutch Boy and Yoplait.