BJ is a talented writer, an experienced marketing and advertising manager, and a creative Jack of all trades, skilled in a variety of crafts ranging from penning poetry and fiction, to illustration, photography, and graphic design. He is a graduate of New York University with a degree in journalism and mass communications, and has since worked the better part of a decade in the field of project and creative management at several advertising agencies in New York and San Francisco.
As a writer, BJ has enjoyed success scribing for blogs focusing on music, men's lifestyle, and entertainment. He has also spearheaded the respective social media initiatives of each, tapping into his experiences as a headline writer and banner ad designer, resulting in reaching wider readership through punchy but eloquent tweets and Facebook posts. BJ's snappy, conversational tone permeates through his subject matter, creating an accessible, engaging reading experience, regardless of topic.
BJ's formal background lies in news reporting and long-form feature writing. He has well-rounded experience with content generation and aggregation, and is always looking to grow as a writer. His passion for learning has also led him to pursue a Master's degree in illustration, with the subjects of his works typically deriving from poetry he reads and writes.