A chance to audition for Blue Note! Jackie came to me, her haunting melodies in hand, and chose the lyrics that spoke to her. A couple of months later Blue Note signed her and produced her album "Tangled" – an international sensation that's still playing in boutiques, cafes and clubs from Paris to Sydney.
NBC’s “The Night Shift”
HBO’s “Six Feet Under”
"Hunger Games" Author
YA book sales doubled at The Magic Tree Bookstore when the “Hunger Games” author dropped by to present awards to winners of the marketing contest and midnight release party which attracted hundreds of teens from four states.
OZONE Advertising & Design
A thrill of a job landed in her lap – the chance to work on an interactive campaign with Natalie Portman and her beloved Gorilla Doctors. The timing was tight and the message had to be short and succinct. Kala sighed with relief when I sent her the script.
Olesander had directed a dreamy documentary about a group of Ukrainian-American literary mavericks, but his English subtitles needed some work. Once I completed the edit, he asked me to write and deliver an introduction at his packed premier in Chicago. My presentation was later featured in the script publication on Harvard Press.