Hello, I'm Jake.

I'm currently writing full-time at VB+P in San Francisco.

Thanks for taking the time to look at my stuff. 


Venables, Bell & Partners - Senior Copywriter - Oct 2016 -
barrettSF - Senior Copywriter - Feb 2015 - Oct 2016
Leo Burnett - Copywriter - Jan 2012 - Feb 2015


AD2SF's 32 Under 32 
1M+ views on personal Y/T
Yahoo! Content of the Year 
Screenplay sold to Sony Pics 


Cannes – Silver, (3x) Bronze, (3x) Short List
One Show – Gold, (3x) Silver, (4x) Merit
Clio – Gold, (2x) Silver, (2x) Bronze
AICP – Best In Show, Most Next
D&AD – Graphite Pencil
ADC – Bronze Cube
Radio Mercury – 5k Winner
Kinsale Shark – Silver, Bronze
Andys – (3x) Shortlist
Webby – (4x) Honoree


2018 VB+P Academy Instructor
2017 Miami Ad School Instructor (SF)
2016 Miami Ad School Instructor (SF)
2015 California Academy of Arts Guest Lecturer
2015 The One Club Creative Bootcamp Mentor
2014 Chicago Portfolio School Instructor
2013 Chicago Portfolio School Guest Lecturer


ABC World News Tonight, NBC News, 
Ellen, The Tonight Show, The Today Show, 
New York Times, WSJ, Mashable, MSN, Yahoo, 
Huffington Post, Upworthy, ET, Daily Mail, Forbes, 
Business Insider, Wired, Vulture, Fast Company, 
Uproxx, Devour, Billboard, Booooom, XXL, 
Stash, TrendHunt, CNN, ProductHunt, 
Shareable, FWA, AdAge, Creativity, 
AdWeek, AgencySpy, etc.