Dan Stech/Associate Creative Director/Copy
Dan serves as our source for concept-driven copy, campaigns, and strategic messaging. With an ad agency background that spans over 20 years, Dan brings a wealth of writing and creative direction talent to the team. His expertise includes employer and enterprise branding, corporate communications, and B2B/B2C marketing.
Dan’s national account experience includes such clients as CarMax, PNC Bank, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Choice Hotels, Home Depot, Children’s National Medical Center, TD Ameritrade, and many others. His public sector work includes branding for the FBI, the NSA, IRS, U.S. Coast Guard, and Edwards AFB in California.
Prior to joining DeNovo, Dan held leadership roles as Copy Director/Associate Creative Director at Bernard Hodes Group, Copy and Creative Director of GTR Advertising, and Publicity Director and Copywriter at Nationwide Advertising Service. In addition to his creative talents, Dan is a dynamic team collaborator, relationship builder, and client advocate.
Brian Watson/Interactive Developer
Brian Watson leads Content Management System Configuration and Deployment, Custom Application Development, and Email Marketing Integration for DeNovo Creative. Brian manages systems engineering, integration, software and web development initiatives with large-scale applications on multi- platform systems. Leading innovative technology teams, he directs critical aspects of client projects, including: project team selection based on project needs and web developer skill set; software needs analysis; system feature definition; developer oversight; testing resources coordination; risk mitigation; and client satisfaction.
Brian has significant non-profit IT experience including such clients as: BlueCross BlueShield America (BCBSA), American College of Radiology, Alliance for Climate Protection, National Recreation and Park Association, and the Washington DC Economic Partnership. His commercial sector experience includes: Tyco Flow Control, Ogilvy, DIRECTV, and Lockheed Martin.