Sean was most recently Global Creative Lead, Merchant Services at Shopify. Prior, he was Director of Creative at Grubhub & Seamless where he oversaw all facets of marketing and advertising creative; producing work for national campaigns and initiatives both in-house and with agency partners.

Sean’s first in-house role was Creative Director of Threadless, Chicago’s first tech wunderkind. There, he built and led a full-service creative, content, production and user experience department to support one of the largest design communities in the world.

Some of Sean’s agency experience includes BBDO and Leo Burnett in Chicago, Huge in New York and Goodby, Silverstein & Partners in San Francisco. He has extensive experience in branding, design, advertising and UI/UX. His work has been recognized by The One Show, Cannes Lions, London International, Communication Arts, The Webby Awards and Lüerzers Archive, to name a few.

Sean is a co-founder of the Chicago chapter of The Awesome Foundation and has served on a creative review committee for the Ad Council. He lives in Highland Park, Illinois with his wife, their three kids and one snoring Boston Terrier.