From the initial briefing to the final deliverable, Chaz knows what it takes to create the best work for his clients. His streamlined approach—work fast, work smart, understand your client's needs, then execute with strategic insights—has proven successful for over 14 years.
Chaz' accolades include recognition from the top advertising award shows, a feature in the NY Times, teaching positions at Miami Ad School and Academy of Art University and numerous pitch wins and campaign rollouts for global Fortune 500 companies. Past agencies include: Pereira & O'Dell, Saatchi, BBH, Huge, DDB, Wunderman, Berlin Cameron and Digitas.
Outside of the agency world, Chaz has become an accomplished woodworker, turning old furniture and home interiors into statement pieces. Chaz currently lives with his wife and twin boys, Logan and Brody, on Long Island, NY.
What People Say?:
Chaz takes complete ownership of his work, partners with clients to understand their needs and is always looking to push the creative into a better place. He's dedicated, passionate and very creative— I've seen him extract exciting concepts out of even the most limiting briefs. It's been a real pleasure seeing his thinking and leadership evolve and I look forward to working with him again.
Chaz is one of the best teachers and mentors I’ve had over the years. He has diligently critiqued my work and helped me push my ideas many times. In the end, my campaigns were much stronger, smarter and professional. He was helpful in all parts of the campaign development process – from brainstorming to fine-tuning presentation of the ideas. His up-to-date knowledge of new media was always an asset. Also, unlike other teachers I had, he was always able to provide me with examples and explanations of whatever he wanted to point out and his feedback was honest and to the point.
In a word, Chaz is a true craftsmen. I would recommend him to anyone who needs a really killer creative. His thoughtful ideas were beautifully executed time after time. He's kind, calm, and really a lot of fun to be around. Many good laughs were had when we worked together.
MORE ABOUT CHAZ
Enamored with the jokes and characters of the Big Game spots, Chaz' father took notice. "Chaz, if you love the commercials so much, why not make them for a living?"
And with that question, a career in advertising was born.
Today, Chaz' love of clean and modern layouts, in which everything on the page has a rationale for being there, is an affirmation of the school's far-reaching ideals and the impact they've had on designers like him all around the world.
Because no matter what new technological advancements come to fruition, brands will still need to deliver a message, in a clear voice, that will prompt users to act.