Sam specializes in concept development, VR experiences, digital creative and content.
Originally from Chicago, Sam began his career in film production. After getting yelled at by Michael Bay one too many times, he got a job in advertising.
Since joining Firstborn in 2015, Sam has risen from copywriter to associate creative director, leading and creating work for brands such as adidas, Mountain Dew, Pepsi, HBO, Clash of Clans and Jägermeister.
Sam led the pitch team that won digital creative duties for Clash Royale’s “Summer of 2v2” program, and helped lead new business wins and projects for adidas Originals and Jägermeister.
His work has garnered numerous FWA awards, Glossy awards, Webby and Shortys recognition, won Young Glory gold and silver, and been written up in Adweek, the 4 A’s, Digiday, Campaign Magazine and Fastco.