Jon has worked in advertising for decades after graduating from Southampton College of Art UK and the London Film School. He began his career in New York working as a art director and then creative director at agencies such as JWT, Scali McCabe Sloves, Hal Riney and GSW where he has worked the past 15 years as both a Creative Director and now as Director of Integrated Production. Over is long career he has created and produced campaigns for Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, Irish Tourist Board, Taco Bell as well as a whole array of pharmaceutical clients. Jon has won numerous awards including Clio, One Show, Communication Arts, New York Art Directors Club, Cannes, Andy and Manny Awards. He is a passionate portrait and landscape painter and has exhibited his work in several shows in New York.