Creative Strategist at Instagram
For over a decade Derek has partnered with brands to push their creative into fresh and innovative territory. With a background in design and technology he works closely with product development teams to showcase the creative potential of Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and Oculus.
Specializing in CPG and Automotive industries, Derek both produces and co-develops work that test new creative technologies and proves out data-driven insights. He’s shipped a few ‘firsts’, lectures around the world, and has been recognized as an innovator and industry leader.
Prior to joining the Creative Shop team at Facebook, Derek was a GCD at Organic, Inc. and lead creative teams for Hasbro, P&G, and Specialized Bicycles.