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STEPHEN KAMSLER
137 E. 36th St., Apt. 10H • NY, NY 10016 • (212) 879-0532 • MisterTwoOneTwo@yahoo.com

EXPERIENCE

HBO Copywriter
Original Series (True Blood, Game Of Thrones, Entourage, Hung, Big Love) • Documentaries • Sports (Boxing, NASCAR) • Affiliate Mktg • Latino • Cinemax
February 2010 – Present

TV Writer “What Carol Brady Thinks”
New Nickelodeon original series premiering Fall 2012

Freelance Writer Kaplan Thaler Group/ Universal McCann/ NoiseNY/ Trailer Park (Art Machine)/ MTV/ SpikeTV/ SJI Associates/ Barker DZP Agency
Beauty – Mitchum Deodorant Education – GMAT • Kaplan Test Prep Electronics – Dyson • Nikon • Norelco Shave Entertainment – A&E • BBC.com • Biography • Bloomberg • Bravo • CBS • Cinemax • CNN • CourtTV (TruTV) • FuseTV • HBO • History Channel • Madison Sq. Garden • MTV • PBS Kids • Playboy • Science Channel • Showtime • SpikeTV • TBS • United Artists • Univision • USA Network • Weather Channel(.com) • Warner Bros. • WEtv Food – Atkins Nutrition • Sunkist Soda Kids – Mattel Hot Wheels Media – Clear Channel Outdoor • Comcast Non-Profit – U.S Green Bldg. Council Pitch/RFP – Unilever/Universal McCann ($5B) Retail – Crate & Barrel Tech – AMD Processors • FanBridge.com • KidsHQ.com • NBCUni.com • Register.com • Sirius Satellite Radio Tourism – Southlands Bermuda Resort • Universal Studios Transportation – Santa Monica Big Blue Bus
Ongoing Projects

Comedy Central Senior Copywriter
As the sole writer, responsible for network voice and identity, program launches and branding campaigns over nearly a decade of explosive growth. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart • South Park • (Dave) Chappelle’s Show • The Colbert Report • The Man Show • Comedy Central Roast • Reno 911! • Mind Of Mencia • Drawn Together • The Sarah Silverman Program • AbFab • Sports
Community Leader – initiated company blood drive, attracting dozens of 1st-time donors; launched lunch-money donation drive (+$1K) for City Harvest.
March 1999 – May 2008

Grey Advertising – Grey Entertainment Copywriter / Junior Copywriter (’95)
Created consumer and trade print, on-air, radio, and outdoor for mainstream and entertainment clients.
ABC TV (Primetime Series, Movies/Mini-Series, Sports, Good Morning America, ABC Kids) • The WB Network (Warner Bros.) • HarperCollins Publishers • TNT – Turner Network Television • NYC Dept. of Sanitation (Recycling) • Disney Theatricals • Showtime • New Business Pitches
August 1995 – February 1999

AWARDS

CREATIVE JUDGE – AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION (AAF)
National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) 2009

SILVER MARK AWARD (BEST MARKETING IN CABLE)
South Park 5th Year Anniversary Pay-Per-View Ad 2003

SILVER NEW YORK ADDY (AAF)
Comedy Central 70 Million Homes Trade Ad 2002

MULTIPLE PROMAX / BDA (Promotion and Marketing) AWARDS

EDUCATION

SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, College of Visual and Performing Arts
ADVERTISING DESIGN, Bachelor of Fine Arts, May 1995