I'M

todd

brandes.

MARKETING & ADVERTISING EXECUTIVE

B

I like making stuff.

 

I prefer making smart stuff.

Smart stuff nobody's made before.

Smart stuff nobody's made before that actually works.

01 PROFESSIONAL

MY SUBJECT EXPERTISE

BRANDING

95%

MARKETING STRATEGY

90%

DESIGN AND VIZ ID

75%

CONTENT DEV

80%

SOCIAL STRATEGY

70%

INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES

70%

VISION AND MISSION

85%

 

02 PORTFOLIO

HBO - True Blood Season 3
Montana Provisions
The Cosmopolitan Hotel

03 Experience

CURRENT

RETROROCKET LLC

Founder and Owner

In 2018 after completing my mission of founding Montana Provisions I started Retrorocket LLC, a branding and design consultancy. Our focus is advising, creating, maintaining and/or reinventing brands.

2017-2018

MONTANA PROVISIONS

Founder

Montana Provisions is a Bozeman-based food group specializing in hand-crafted charcuterie, local meats and fresh seafood. Over the course of 18 months I developed the logo, all brand identity, advertising and associated intellectual property as well as setting up the website, social media and e-com platform.  I also designed the interior and exterior of the flagship restaurant and managed the build-out.  

2013-2016

DIGITAS LBI

SVP, Group Account Director

Led the development of cutting-edge, insight-driven, digitally focused integrated marketing programs for  MillerCoors, Motorola, Sprint, Ahold and  Johnson Outdoors 

2011-2013

OMD

SVP, Group Account Director

Managed a successful, integrated team through high-level strategic insights and analytics to drive marketing and media planning decisions for C-level clients and marketing counterparts at Intel Corporation.

2008-2011

DIGITAL KITCHEN

Managing Director, Partner

Responsible for design and implementation of complete organizational restructure of DK’s business model, from a production company into a full-service digital agency.  Accounts: HBO, Microsoft, BMW, AT&T, Levi’s, Nike, The Cosmopolitan Hotel, Target

2007-2008

MOTOROLA

Director, Global Advertising and Content

During my tenure at Motorola, I was responsible for launching an entire global portfolio of products and establishing the ROKR brand on the heels of gargantuan success of the RAZR franchise.  I worked extensively in Asia, Europe, India and Latin America.

1999-2007

DDB

VP, Executive Producer / VP Account Director

With Anheuser-Busch as my key account, over the period in which I was involved in marketing Anheuser-Busch products the company achieved incredible growth, topping a 50% market share, propelling Bud Light to a commanding lead as the number one beer in America and staving off a 10-year decline in Budweiser sales. 

EARLIER CAREER

DDB-VIENNA, AUSTRIA

Regional Account Director

DDB-PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC

Regional Account Director

CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN-LOS ANGELES

National Marketing Manager

DDB-CHICAGO, IL

Senior Media Planner

 
 
 
CONTACT

Please contact me regarding project or job inquires, or for any questions regarding my body of work.

todd@retrorocketllc.com

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