Early technology geek

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Troy, New York

Bachelor of Science in Psychology w/minors in Physics & Architecture
Editor, RPI “Bachelor” humor magazine and elected to PDE Journalism Honorary
US Navy Veteran, filmmaker at the Atlantic Fleet Combat Camera Group, Norfolk VA.
Additional civilian film production includes Federal Government programs at the Department of Transportation, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC and the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda MD.
Also: Manufacturing Ad Manager, former Licensed Financial Advisor, as well as
Real Estate Broker and General Manager of multi-unit development.

35+ years of marketing, advertising and public relations at agencies and businesses

American Marketing Association, New York Capital Region Chapter (Past President)
Albany Ad Club Association of Professional Communicators
Greene County Council on the Arts (Past President and Lifetime Member for Service)
International Sculpture Center; Washington Sculptors Group; Tri-State Sculptors

American Marketing Association Mark of Excellence Award, AMA Programming Award
CINE Film Awards, Telly Video Award, Nori & Addy Advertising Awards,
Advertising Readership Awards, Sculpture Competition Awards

Filmmaker • Photographer • Graphic Designer • Sculptor • Brewer
American Welding Society GMAW Certification,
Welding Instructor at Snow Farm the New England Craft Program


​Let’s talk –
Give me a call or drop me a note. Together we can make things happen.518-424-0698 or email me at

While today is a very long time from the Renaissance, a lot can still be said for someone who is educated and skilled in a broad range of subjects from the Arts and Medicine  to Engineering and Science

While my education, career and avocations have been quite “rounded”, 

I keep returning to advertising and marketing which has

always been my passion..

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No "da Vinci", but . . .