Favorite part of the job: Spreadsheets – no, really! Also, trying to effect change.
Adam CriscilloDirector, Special Projects
Song that describes her work approach: “Going the Distance” by Cake.
Amanda PecharskyDirector, Motion Design
Best thing about the Creative & Strategy team experience: Everyone’s sincere passion for creativity – it’s infectious!
Amanda Totman-SchatSenior Project Manager
What inspires him creatively: Hiking and live music.
Andrew PomeroySenior Sound Mixer, Composer
Best thing about the Creative & Strategy team experience: The camaraderie.
Brad CohanSenior Financial Analyst
Favorite part of her job: The moment when the creative solution finally gels and you know it’s working, even before you unleash it on the world.
Cheryl FamilySVP, Creative & Strategy
Favorite part of his job: Being part of a creative environment and using new technologies to produce captivating content.
Chris StamatiSenior Director, Production & Digital Operations
Favorite part of his job: Working with like-minded individuals looking to conquer the world.
Christian BradyArt Director
Favorite part of her job: Getting to work and collaborate with a team of talented creatives.
Colleen ReillyLine Producer, Senior Manager
Best thing about the Creative & Strategy team experience: The people. Everyone is so gifted and filled with magnetic creative energy.
Cristina GalushkoCopywriter / Editor
What inspires him creatively: Minimalism, collaboration, science, culture and the marriage of form and function.
What inspires him creatively: Vernacular type, hand-painted signs, rurality.
David GrantSenior Motion Designer
What inspires him creatively: Great music. Bad karaoke. Long books. Well-told lies. Awful truths. Small favors. Tall bourbons. Tiny houses. Big dreams.
Eli MusserSenior Copywriter / Manager
What inspires her creatively: Pop culture, long days spent in the Whitney or wandering from gallery to gallery in Chelsea.
Favorite director: Christopher Nolan. The dude knows how to tell a compelling story using every major aspect in filmmaking.
Jason YorkeAssociate Technical Producer
What inspires him creatively: Seeing those around me create great work.
Jayson WhiteProducer / Broadcast Designer
Album that describes his work approach: Talking Heads’ “Stop Making Sense.” Sometimes creativity requires a leap of faith and believing in our non-rational side.
John FarrarVice President, Design
Favorite part of his job: Being able to conceptualize a design and follow it through to production.
Favorite director: Peter Jackson. Lord of the Rings!!!!!!!
Jong KimSenior Motion Designer / Animator
Song that describes your approach to work: “Independent Women, Pt. 1” by Destiny’s Child. Yes, I, in fact, CAN get down like that.
Julian WrightEditorial Assistant
Favorite writer: Kenya Barris
Kelsey Rae MejiaSenior Project / Production Manager
What inspires him creatively: I find inspiration in everything – people, places, things!
Kenneth LiewSenior Designer
The song that describes his work approach: “The Four Seasons” by Vivaldi.
Kris TaifalosArt Director
The song that describes her work approach: "Takin’ Care Of Business" by Bachman-Turner Overdrive.
Laura CalamariSenior Director, Administration
Favorite part of her job: I love that I get to write for so many different types of projects. Each day is always different here.
Maggie CassidyJunior Copywriter
What inspires her creatively: Super long walks, buildings from far away, pink skies, shampoo, views, good news, funny jokes, loud music, sunshine, subway ads, fireplaces, boat rides, risks, being underwater.
Mariclare LawsonSenior Director Editorial
Favorite artist: Diane Keaton. Acting for me is one of the greatest forms of art. But my guilty pleasure for music is Madonna!
Mark PizzaVice President, Operations
Favorite part of his job: The fact that the creative is always different and requires working with many talented people on moving parts simultaneously.
Matt HerronVice President, Executive Producer
Favorite part of his job: Camera lenses, individual parts that work together to direct paths of light to a fixed plane in unison, creating one image.
Michael BoczonSenior Manager, Production / Creative Technologies
Favorite writer: Haruki Murakami
Mike SwensonAssociate Line Producer
What inspires him creatively: The idea of communicating with people in new ways.
Phillip KleimanSenior Screens Programming Manager
What inspires her creatively: Sitting on the beach looking at the water.
Randi DavisAccount Director
Favorite part of his job: Getting something to work after spending all day trying to fix it.
Richard LirianoSenior Developer, Digital
Song that describes his approach to work: “Feel Good Inc.” by Gorillaz.
Shawn TuckerContent Producer / Production Artist
Favorite part of his job: Starting with a blank page and thinking up big, new ideas.
Shiraz GaniCopy Director
Song that describes her work approach: “Doin’ It Right” by Daft Punk and Panda Bear — A+ grooves and, you know, getting things done.
Tanya SmithSenior Manager, Editorial
Best thing about the Creative & Strategy team experience: I love how hard everyone works individually and collaboratively. Everyone is passionate about what they do.
Tara BruschiExecutive Assistant
Favorite part of her job: That moment when an idea just clicks.