Why you are who you are, and why you do what you do are the critical drivers of your success. Our mission is to transform your reason for existence into consumer beliefs. Belief in you, your services, and why those matter. Belief in you. It’s what gets us out of bed every day.
The Truth Team
Joe is the founder and President of Truth. His strengths include the development of creative strategies and executions that establish new directions for existing brands, and define market opportunities for new brands. Creating marketing campaigns that push the art and science of advertising to create a more personalized client/brand experience, he believes that business success can only be achieved through courage and commitment. Joe has led successful marketing campaigns for Auction.com, Bosch, Experian, Intel, LaCie, Mercedes, Olympus, Samsung, Siemens and Toshiba, among many others.
As creative director, Shawn oversees all communications produced on behalf of Truth’s clients. His passion drives the executions that motivate consumer action through disruptive yet relevant communications. With expertise spanning multiple mediums and a strong attention to detail, Shawn has created modern stories, images and concepts for clients that include Behr, Bosch, Epson, Kelley Blue Book, Mazda, Siemens, Samsung, Universal Studios, Westinghouse, Zodiac Aerospace and many others.
Andrew began his professional career as a Defense Economist with RAND. Andrew has a deep background in web, mobile, touch implementations, information systems, analytics and experiential technologies. Andrew is IBM E Business Certified, IBM Solution Consulting Certified, Microsoft IOA Certified, is PMI Project Management Professional certified, and holds a Six Sigma Green Belt. Andrew has provided strategic guidance for and provided innovation leadership for accounts that include Acura, Bosch, Cisco, DreamWorks, GE Capital, Honda, IBM, Lexus, Toyota, Sales Force, Samuel Adams, Samsung, VW, Zodiac Aerospace and more.
Tracy has over 15 years’ experience successfully managing all facets of project management and client satisfaction. Tracy provides the critical connection between our clients, our team and our work. She continually seeks out new ways to improve our processes and maximize our clients’ success. She is expert in project definition, project management, team management, project processes and vendor relationships. Her attention to detail and relentless focus on results forms a critical part of our culture and is a critical reason why our client relationships are multi-year and multi-multiproject. Tracy’s major work has included Samsung, Siemens, Home Savings, Auction.com, Westinghouse, Bosch Home Appliances, OCTA, Hyundai, Mazda and more.
Doug is a gifted copywriter who consistently elevates brands by finding the words and ideas that connect to the emotions of his audience. It doesn’t matter if the audience is 12-year-old boys who hate homework or 70-year-old women who ride motorcycles, Doug has an innate ability to communicate personally with them, in a voice that best communicates each client’s unique positioning and brand values. Over the past 30+ years, Doug’s solutions-oriented mindset has benefited clients large and small, nationally and locally. Among Doug’s creative achievements are Best of Show awards in Los Angeles, Orange County and Phoenix.
An integral part of the Truth creative team, Bob is a proven, versatile copywriter whose background includes 20+ years of working as a staff and freelance creative for numerous Los Angeles and Orange County advertising agencies on major brands such as Hyundai, Samsung, ARCO, Toshiba, The Ritz-Carlton, NRG and Lincoln-Mercury. With expertise in effective branding and storytelling, Bob has helped to build brands for companies in a multitude of industries—from consumer electronics, automotive and government, to high-tech, hospitality and real estate development. Bob has been recognized with numerous marketing and advertising creative accolades, including awards from the New York Festivals, Obie, Sunny Radio and The Nationals. He is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University Pomona with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing Management.