Senior Vice President, Creative & Content
Darren has been leading creative direction, content creation and digital strategy teams for over 20 years, delivering ground-breaking online experiences and award-winning marketing solutions that catalyze customer acquisition, consumer engagement, and demand generation. His clients have included global brands in industries such as consumer products, healthcare, and financial services. He is currently the Senior Vice President of Creative & Content at DDC Public Affairs in the heart of Washington D.C., helping the world’s biggest companies utilize digital and traditional solutions to affect change in the political landscape on a local, national and global level.
Prior to joining DDC, he served as Vice President of Creative & Content at Travel Leaders Group (TLG), one of the world’s largest sellers of travel, where he led a multidisciplinary team of designers, writers, content specialists, and UX developers for clients such as Royal Caribbean Cruises, Delta Air Lines, and Walt Disney World. In addition, he managed all B2B & B2C creative strategy and multichannel deliverables for TLG’s corporate and leisure travel brands.
Prior to TLG, Darren was a Creative Director Consultant with Deloitte Digital, where he led concept development and creative direction for clients such as Nestlé, Takeda, and HSBC. Earlier in his career, he worked for Oakley and Warner Bros. Online, providing cutting-edge solutions that amplified their products, platforms and customer experiences.
Darren received his Bachelor of Arts from UCLA’s School of Film & Television after two years at Carnegie Mellon University’s Fine Art & Design conservatory program.