• I am a huge beer dork and I am constantly on the search to find my favorite beer.

  • I am an Eagle Scout.

  • I'm very passionate about the Chicago street grid system.

  • I am 3/7ths of the way to riding a motorcycle on every continent.

  • I hope that I am able to walk on the moon at some point in my life.

  • I spend my weekends photographing every type of wedding imaginable. www.bradmeyerphoto.com


Work Experience

IN Marketing: Chicago, Ill.

Art Director: 11/2017–Present

  • Shopper Marketing and Consumer Promotions for Energizer batteries, lights, Auto, and sub-brands.

  • Responsible for all incremental art direction coming through agency.


FCB: Chicago, Ill.

Art Director: 3/2013–11/2017

  • Responsible for concepting and designing shopper marketing promotions, displays, and print/digital advertisements for J.M. Smucker brands.

  • Responsible for designing websites, brand pages and e-mail blasts into responsive layouts.

  • Designed direct mail pieces, in-office brochures, out-of-home advertisements, web banners, and e-mail blasts for current and prospective patients for several healthcare accounts.

  • Concepted and art directed video spots for broadcast, YouTube, and in-office.


Goose Island Beer Company: Chicago, Ill.

Jr. Graphic Designer: 5/2011–11/2012

  • Designed materials for marketing and sales support, packaging, production artwork, POCM, product launches & promotions.

  • Updated and maintained company partner website for internal use and outside vendors.

  • Directed and shot photography & video for promotional launches, internal and external communications.

  • Participated in proposal to re-brand company logos, packaging, and brand organization.


Illini Media Company: Champaign, Ill.

The Daily Illini senior staff photojournalist: 9/2008–5/2011

  • Photographed news, sports, features, campus and community events, and created photo–illustrations.

The Daily Illini staff graphic artist: 1/2008–5/2010

  • Designed infographics and alternative story forms.


Ninth Letter Literary Arts Magazine: Champaign, Ill.

Graphic Designer & Photographer: 1/2010–5/2010

  • Art directed & designed magazine spreads and photographed artwork for bi–annual literary arts publication.

Brand experience

J.M. Smucker
Milk-Bone, Meow Mix, Nature’s Recipe, Natural Balance, Folger’s Coffee, Dunkin’ Donuts, Smucker’s Jam

Goose Island, Bud Light, Michelob Ultra, Craft Brands

Energizer MAX, Ultimate Lithium, Eveready, Eagle One, Lexol, Refresh Your Car, California Scents

Johnson & Johnson
Stelara, Prezcobix, Prezista, Invega Trinza

Coca-Cola, Coke Freestyle, Minute Maid

Alprolix, Eloctate


Jack Daniel’s