A consummate hands on creative professional with over 20 years of agency and marketing experience. A driven, detail oriented team player and collaborator with a proven track record in all aspects of the end-to-end creative process ranging from concept development through execution. A modern day forward thinker who brings a broad perspective of creative solutions to the table.
Associate Creative Director | The Cargo Agency
Greenville, South Carolina | April 2022 to present.
Creative lead that works along side and directs a team of art directors, graphic designers,and copywriters in the creation and execution of various B2B projects for brands like Lenovo, LG, GE, Mercedes Benz, ClimeCo, 3M, Skip the Dishes, RBC Bank, Synnex, and Grayshift
Design Director | The Cargo Agency
Greenville, South Carolina | November 2018 to April 2022.
A hands on visual lead that worked along side a team of creative directors, art directors, graphic designers, and copywriters in the creation and execution of various B2B projects for brands like Lenovo, GE, Mercedes Benz, ClimeCo, 3M, Skip the Dishes, RBC Bank, Synnex, and Grayshift
Creative Director | Cafe Enterprises (Fatz Southern Kitchen & Tavern 24 Bar & Grill).
Taylors, South Carolina | March 2017 to November 2018.
A hands on creative lead that worked with a team of project managers, social media managers,
art directors, and copywriters in the creation and execution of various projects and marketing
initiatives for 43 restaurants spanning the entire Southeastern portion of the United States.
Owner/Creative Director | Marc Del Vecchio Creative.
Greenville, South Carolina | January 2016 to Present.
Marc Del Vecchio Creative is a full service Marketing Arts Studio specializing in all aspects of visual communication. From creative strategy to execution, MDC is a one stop shop for any companies marketing and advertising needs. Manages a team of strategists, art directors, designers and copywriters.
Associate Creative Director | Erwin-Penland & Co., Hill Holiday.
Greenville, South Carolina | December 2013 to November 2015.
Managed a team of art directors, designers and copywriters in the creation of large scale projects for Verizon and all its subsidiaries. Also participated in new business and internal marketing for the agency.
Senior Art Director | Erwin-Penland & Co., Hill Holiday.
Greenville, South Carolina | October 2008 to December 2013.
Concepted, directed, designed and oversaw large scale projects for Verizon Sponsorships including the
NFL, NHL, MLB, NCAA, Indy Car, Nascar and many others.
Senior Art Director | IMI Resort Marketing.
Greenville, South Carolina | January 2008 to October 2008
Concepted and designed marketing materials for hi-end luxury real estate clients from Canada to South
America. Properties included: Martis Camp – Lake Tahoe, CA. White Elephant – Nantucket Island, MA.
Frederica and the Closister Ocean Residences – Sea Island, GA; and Fairmont Anguilla – British West Indies.
Art Director | Erwin-Penland & Co., Hill Holiday.
Greenville, South Carolina | January 2006 to January 2008
Worked with various creative teams on assignments for Michelin, Milliken, Firehouse Subs, Sea Brook
Island and the Greenville Humane Society.
Graphic Designer | Erwin-Penland & Co., Hill Holiday.
Greenville, South Carolina | April 2003 to January 2006
Worked with various creative teams on assignments for Advance America, BMW, Maxfli Golf, Michelin,
Milliken, Scan Source and Verizon Wireless.
Graphic Designer | Access Communications.
Summit, New Jersey | October 2002 to March 2003
Worked with a design and marketing team to help market pharmaceuticals brands such as Allergan,
Celebrex, & Pharmacia to doctors and hospitals across the country.
Master of Fine Arts in Graphic Design. The Savannah College of Art & Design.
Savannah, Georgia | August 1999 to July 2002
Concentration in advertising and marketing. Also studied illustration, package design, brand identity, as well as experiential and environmental design.
Bachelor of Fine Arts. Clemson University.
Clemson, South Carolina | August 1992 to June 1997
Concentration in photography. Also studied ceramics, drawing, sculpture, painting, printmaking, art history, & architecture
HONORS & AWARDS
Drum Award | Climeco’s Plastics Mini Doc | 2023
Gold Telly | Lenovo’s Do The Unthinkable Video Campaign | 2023
Gold Telly | Lenovo’s Thats an 11 Video Series | 2023
Gold Telly | Climeco’s Plastics Mini Doc | 2022
Gold Telly | Lenovo’s Within Reach Video | 2022
Gold ADDY | Climeco Moments Video | 2022
Best of Show | Lenovo’s Traveling Storybook | 2021
Special Judge’s Award | Cargo’s Sounds of the Season | 2021
Gold ADDY | Lenovo’s Partner Hub | 2021
Best of Show | Lenovo’s League of Chaos | 2020
Gold ADDY | Lenovo’s Future Academy Campaign | 2020
Cannes Lions Shortlist | Verizon Wow Wall | 2015.
Gold ADDY | Sea Island Company, Frederica Vision Book | 2009
Gold ADDY | Greenville Humane Society Logo | 2007
Gold ADDY | Greenville Humane Society Ad Campaign | 2007
Print Magazine | Visa Endurance Ad Campaign | 2005 Design Annual.
Silver District ADDY | Visa Endurance Ad Campaign | 2005
Gold ADDY | Visa Endurance Ad Campaign | 2005
BRANDS I HAVE TOUCHED