About

Kevin Oberbauer is an award winning creative director, copywriter and content strategist from Los Angeles. He graduated from Goldsmiths College, London in 2008 with an MFA in New Media.

He works with some of the most important companies in the world to create unique brand stories, content strategies and creative campaigns. He is currently a gun for hire, working on a contractor basis under his personal company Metallic KO. 

His muses are Jim Henson, Marcel Duchamp and Mark E. Smith.

Email - ko@kevinoberbauer.com

Phone - (310) 751-0682

 

Resume

Big Picture || Freelance Creative Director || June 2018 - Current

IGNITION || Freelance Creative Director || May 2018 - June 2018

GRIZZLY || Freelance Creative Director || Jan 2018 - Mar 2018

AKQA || Freelance Creative Director || Jan 2018 - Feb 2018

3AM || Freelance Creative Director || Sep 2017 - Nov 2017

TeakSF || Freelance Creative Director || July 2017 - Sep 2017
Clients: Google

Google || Freelance Associate Creative Director || May 2017 - July 2017

ChapterSF + Facebook || Freelance Senior Creative || Jan 2017 - May 2017

Faraday Future || Freelance Senior Creative || Oct 2016 - Dec 2016

TBWA Chiat Day || Freelance Senior Creative || Jul 2016 - Sep 2016
Clients: Airbnb

72 and Sunny || Freelance Senior Creative || May 2016 - Jul 2016
Clients: Google, Netflix

BCG - DV || Freelance ACD || Mar 2015 - May 2016
Clients: IBM, Lego

Ignition || Freelance ACD || Oct 2014 - Mar 2015
Clients: Netflix, Amazon

Tool of NA || ACD - Treatment Department || SEP 2013 - SEP 2014
Clients: Facebook, Google, Airbnb, Microsoft, IBM

TVG LA || Senior Writer/Strategist || Aug 2011 - SEP 2013
Clients: Fox, Pepsi, Kia

Lambesis || Senior Writer || Jan 2009 - Aug 2011
Clients: LVMH, Coca Cola, Fisker, SKYY

 

Honors and Awards:

2016 - WEBBY - Airbnb State Parks

2015 - FWA Site of the Day - Land Rover

2015 - The One Show - IBM US Open Sessions

2013 Featured in PBS Frontline Episode "Generation Like"

2013 FWA Site of the Day - Trance Film

2013 W3 Best in Show - Trance Film

2013 Communicator Awards - Gold - Stoker Film

2013 Webby - Pepsi VIP

2013 Horizon Awards - Gold - Pepsi VIP