VP, Group Creative Director
A temporary design position resulting from a chance meeting in a Seattle bar turned out to be the unexpected catalyst for a 20+ year career in digital design. The initial 3 years saw Colin transition from temp to lead designer for the educational software company “Videodicovery” in Seattle, Washington. Colin found himself in the right place at the right time as he assisted the company’s transition from Video Laserdisc Design to the new and exciting world of CD-ROM development.
A move back to the Midwest found Colin immersed in the emerging world of Web Design. The next few years would see him grow in his role as Designer as he evolved along with his adgency from Prospera New Media to Shandwick Interactive to Zentropy to MRM to Campbell Mithun to Mithun and finally McCann. During this time Colin assisted a variety of clients establish and grow an online presence including Northwest Airlines, Ciba Vision, Novartis, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and H&R Block.
For the better part of the last decade, Colin has helped to establish and grow a team of Designers in support of General Mills Owned Media Platforms including; BettyCrocker.com, Pillsbury.com, Tablespoon.com and QueRicaVida.com.