Sam is a three-time winner of the Cannes Lion. A Leo Burnett trained producer, he both  produced & directed his first Cannes Lion winning campaign for the US Army.


As both producer and director, Sam has helmed projects on 6 continents. In 2019, he won his 3rd Cannes Lion for a project he produced in Saudi Arabia for SC Johnson, Istanbul via Ogilvy Chicago.


Sam utilizes a broad set of skills to help clients and partners with a large variety of projects, in multiple capacities. His deep agency experience, combined with his production knowledge is a great asset, no matter if the budget is $20K or $2M.


Currently, Sam is working on a two documentaries, one centered around a social justice issue and the other about a Chef from Upstate NY who turned to cooking and farming as a way to devote his life to sustainable food sourcing and supporting local with a dash of romance.​


Ad Council, Alberto Culver, Coca-Cola, Cramer Krasselt, Delta, Digitas, EA/DefJam, FCB, Ford, General Motors, Georgia Pacific, Glade, Hallmark, Hyundai, Inocean, International Truck, Keebler, Kellogg's, KFC, Leo Burnett, Marc USA, Maytag, McDonald's, Morgan Stanley, Moxie, NASCAR, Nationwide, Nintendo, Procter & Gamble, Ogilvy & Mather, Porsche, Publicis, Qwest, Taco Bell, Team Detroit, Toyota, Turtle Wax, United Airlines, US Army, US Marines, US Post Office, Verizon, Windex, 360i.