Hey, there.  I'm Mike McCarthy, a solution-agnostic, creative professional with over 20-years of experience in brand advertising, digital marketing, UI/UX, product development, game design, and community management.  Over the years, I've heard a lot about different peoples' elaborate creative approaches, but for me it is pretty simple—solve the problem.

Anyway, take a spin around my portfolio.  If you think that there might be a fit between us (There is. You will love me!), then LET'S CHAT.

Red Wing Shoes venerates the epic stories of the American Worker by displaying their well-worn boots on their Wall of Honor in Red Wing, Minnesota to preserve the wisdom and example of those that keep America Working for the next generation.


I'VE BEEN AROUND.  That said, I didn't forget my humility and sense of humor in the airplane seat pocket—just my headphones (damn, I loved those headphones!). 

I've done a lot of different things for some of the biggest brands in the world and have had a lot of success doing it.  But after the fancy drinks have been had, it is still the same thing that drives me:  world-class impact, moving the needle, meeting that deadlineSOLVING THE PROBLEM.