TOURS OF DUTY
Riley Hayes :: October 2016–present :: senior copywriter
mono :: October 2015–October 2016 :: creative
Target Creative :: February 2012–October 2015 :: copywriter
Target Creative :: July 2010–February 2012 :: junior copywriter
Inkslinger Copyhouse :: December 2009–present :: founder/freelance creative
The Minneapolis Egotist :: February 2014–October 2015 :: editor-in-chief
Movember Foundation, Minneapolis :: August 2012–December 2014 :: social media manager
University of Minnesota :: September 2001–May 2006* :: BA, English
*Redshirted freshman year.
ADDY Awards: Gold 1x
Webby Awards: 3x
The Mashies: 2x
W3 Awards: Gold 1x, Silver 1x
AdFed Minnesota The Show: Gold 2x, Silver 1x, Bronze 7x
Northbest Ads of Minnesota: 1x
Patents & Trademarks: 6x
2017: The Dieline "Best of the Week"
2017: The Drum "US Creative Work of the Week" Honoree: 2x
2017: Ads of the World "Most Liked Ads"
2016: Communication Arts 57th Annual Design Competition
2015: ADDY Awards, Judge
2015: SXSW "Instagram Best of Brands"
2015: Facebook "Building Creative for Feed Honoree
2014: Creativity Online Editor's Pick
2013: Public Naming Contest Winner: Mankato Haymaker IPA
2012: Public Naming Contest Winner: Lucid Summertide Saison