photo by Ben Conant

Working with Adam Gacka, Kjell Kvanbeck and Garrick Peterson on film for August Jackson

Santa Clara University $1B capital campaign (film & event written and directed by Lawson)

– INDUSTRIALS –

Recent Projects

for Talking Tree Creative (DC area)

Hughes Communications : creative direction, video and live performance scripting

for Annual Convention (Jan. 2020, Bethesda, MD)

Speech Writer & Event Scripting for Alexandra Jaritz

Senior VP, Hilton Hotels Asia-Pacific region

Jaritz based in Singapore, Lawson working remotely from U.S. 

for August Jackson (Baltimore/NYC/Chicago)

Santa Clara University : creative direction, video and live performance scripting & direction

for $1B capital campaign (2019 rollout) – on site San Jose, LA

 

for PineRock Productions (NYC/DC)

Dentons (global law firm) : creative direction for RFP for 2019 plenary summit

for Invisible Light (DC)

Choice Hotelscreative direction, live event & video scripting for National Convention

Las Vegas (May 2019)

Tru Hotels (a Hilton brand) : creative direction, project management, scripting

and on-site direction for GM summit, San Diego (July/August 2018)

 

August Jackson

- ongoing since 2012 -

  • Santa Clara University : creative direction, scripting for $1B capital campaign (2018      for 2019 rollout)

  • UNC Chapel Hill : scripting for $4.3B campaign rollout (NYC, Oct. 2017)

  • Univ. Wisconsin Business School : scripting for 10th yr. anniversary of $110M         Wisconsin Naming Gift

  • INSEAD : creative development for €250M capital campaign 2018 rollout   (Fontainbleau, France) 

  • MIT : creative development, script writing, and speech coaching for $5B capital campaign rollout (Cambridge)

  • Duke University : speech coaching for $1B capital campaign wrap up (NC and Washington, DC)

  • U. C. Irvine : creative development & scripting for capital campaign rollout (LA)

  • Northwestern Univ. : scripting, speech writing for capital campaign rollout

  • Univ. of Wisconsin, School of Business : script writing (fall 2017 event)

Invisible Light

D.C. metro area

- ongoing since 2005 -

  • Tru Hotels (a Hilton brand) : creative direction, project management, scripting and          on-site direction for GM summit, San Diego (July/August 2018)

  • Choice Hotels : creative development, session & video scripting, speech writing          for annual meetings (Las Vegas)  2015-present

  • McKesson pharmaceuticals : direction and speech coaching for annual meeting         (Las Vegas)

  • Speaker workshops with Invisible Light partner Jane Beard​ (ongoing)

Pinerock Productions

D.C. metro area, NYC

- ongoing since 2000 -

  • Dentons (global law firm) : creative direction for RFP for 2019 plenary summit (Sept. 2018 pitch, remote and on-site (D.C.)

  • McKesson Pharmaceuticals : EX & PCS Awards Dinner script (2018)

  • Novartis - Cosentyx : session directing, speech coaching (2017)

  • Capitol One : scripting, speech writing and coaching

  • Nextel : scripting

  • Riser Almeida : scripting

John Ward Productions

D.C. metro area

- ongoing since 2017 -

  • Women's In-House Counsel Leadership Institute, the Horizon Awards : scripting, speech writing (2017)

Point Global Communications

LA, NYC

- ongoing since 2014 -

  • AmGen pharmaceuticals : scripting, on site coaching and direction for annual   meetings (Chicago)

  • Graphic Design for roll out of new app.

Bella Rose Associates

now a Pinerock company

- 2015/16 -

  • Choice Hotels - RFP creative conception                                                                     

 

L & M Production Design Group

D.C. metro area

  • International Bottled Water Assoc. : scripting

  • Institute for Scrap Recycling : scripting

  • Networked Economy Summit : scripting

Suzanne Griffin Productions

D.C. metro area

  • AT&T, Schonstedt, etc. (scripting)

Full Corporate CV

 

References on Request