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My parents named me after The Godfather. Instead of becoming a Sicilian mobster, I began my glorious advertising career taking coffee orders on commercial shoots. When I'm not writing, I like driving fast cars and eating ramen.

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EXPERIENCE

Copywriter at RPA | 2017 - Now
Clients: Honda, Farmers Insurance, Dole

Freelance Copywriter at Denizen | 2017
Worked on the social campaign for the latest Pirates of the Caribbean, culminating in the "Jack Sparrow Surprise" stunt. Live-tweeted as @DisneyPirates during the Super Bowl to support the film's first broadcast trailer.
Clients: Disney, Gazelle

Copywriter at TrueCar | 2016 - 2017
Developed digital, broadcast and social for this automotive tech brand. Also collaborated with the product team to help increase lead volume on TrueCar.com by 20%.

Copywriter at RPA | 2013 - 2016
Developed integrated campaigns, produced award-winning digital work for the Honda HR-V.
Clients: Honda, Farmers Insurance, ARCO 

Copywriting Intern at RAPP | 2013
Worked on digital and CRM.
Clients: Toyota, Bank of America, Charles Schwab, Mattel

Copywriting Intern at Fuse Interactive | 2012
Worked on digital, print and collateral.
Client: Kawasaki

EducatIon

UCLA
BA English