About Me

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SOTHEBY'S

NY, NY (May 2019 - May 2020)

Multimedia Producer 

  • Lead non-sales division of editorial team in ideating, developing, and executing articles and videos for sothebys.com

  • Manage schedules and budgets for all non-sales related content

  • Consign written and photographic work from writers and artists

  • Coordinate interdepartmental projects, i.e. work in tandem with the Sotheby’s Watches -Department for watch-related content, schedule published work with PR + social teams -Stay in tune with trends, happenings, and events in the art world and beyond

  • Work with digital marketing team to inform and improve editorial output

  • Pitch new ideas and approaches to greater marketing team + executives

INDEPENDENT CREATIVE WORK

Ongoing 

 

  • Writer with pieces published in W Magazine, The Zoe Report, Bustle, Sotheby’s, WestwoodWestwood, Secret Magazine

  • Founder of DIMEPIECE.CO, a website and social page dedicated to all things women and watches 

  • Ongoing Creative consultant and copywriter for women’s sex wellness brand WOO More Play

  • Work with boutique agency Public Announcement/Done to Death Projects on creative campaigns and talent-based programs for clients such as Asics, Ralph Lauren, Droga5 and Benjamin Edgar

  • Creative consultant for Mrs. Dow Jones, a “finance influencer” dedicated to nurturing financial literacy amongst millennials

  • @brynnpaints - Custom hand-painted pet portraits + more with work shown/sold at Daisies, Procell, and the Sotheby’s employee art show

  • Curator/moderator of discussion panels at Ludlow/Soho Houses in NYC + LA and Tom Dixon NY

RYOT STUDIO / VERIZON MEDIA GROUP
NY, NY (April 2017 - January 2019)
Associate Creative Director (Copy)

 

  • Lead client campaigns and creative teams from ideation through delivery (Sensodyne Rapid Relief #speedmatters, TIAA Difference Makers 100, HuffPost Life Website Launch, and more) 

  • Pitch and develop innovative video series across native and white label advertising products

  • Develop thought leadership that adds to the brand’s notoriety and culture

  • Create and present impeccable and impressive client facing presentations in collaboration with strategy and design teams

  • Consistently deliver exceptional work on time, on budget and on brief

  • Drive and lead on winning new business

  • Consistently solve creative problems with positive solutions

THE DFM
Los Angeles, CA + NY, NY (October 2012 - April 2017)
Associate Creative Director  

  • Senior creative for influencer-based programs: craft strategy, book/manage talent, negotiate partnership agreements. 

  • Lead and manage DFM’s creative department in developing pitch decks for new/existing clients. 

  • Editor-in-Chief of dFm’s weekly newsletter covering agency, client, and cultural news (150k+ subscribers); write, manage and compile editorial/content submissions 

  • Foster/manage strategic partnerships to link brands, artists, and agency.  

  • Sustain multiple high-profile relationships in the entertainment, brand, and artist industries

  • Demonstrate expertise in team management, creative direction, trend forecasting, talent discovery, talent booking, social media, media relations, PR outreach, pitch deck creation, copy writing, content curation, and sales/business development 

RYOT NEWS

Venice, CA (October 2012 - May 2013)

Staff Writer; Web Content Editor

                                     

  • Contribute written and photographic content on behalf of RYOT in connection with published articles from diversified news sources; utilized HTML and web design skills to edit and publish content

  • Edit and produce web pages articulating the missions of the firm's various partners and contributors

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Education

COLGATE UNIVERSITY

Hamilton, NY | May 2012 | Bachelor of Arts – English                                                        

 

Colgate Dean’s Award; LINK Staff (most prized student leadership position at Colgate); Colgate Entertainment Group (Co-Founder); Student Government Representative; Swinging ‘Gates; A Cappella Group; Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority

FRIENDS SEMINARY

New York, New York | May 2008 | Class President and Editor of the Literary Magazine                                                   

Skills

PROFICIENT IN 

Keynote, Google Docs + Software, Microsoft Office, Squarespace, Wordpress, and all relevant social media channels

Hobbies

PET PORTRAITS + MORE 

@brynnpaints

WRITER, PHOTOGRAPHER, ILLUSTRATOR

2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Shelby Sells, a Cheerleader for Love and Sex

It's Not Even My Birthday, Life via 5 Cakes         

UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE

NY, NY | Summer 2018 | Improv 101 :)

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