Michael Craven is a freelance advertising writer and creative director. He has worked at some of the country's most creative agencies on both national and global accounts, and his work has won numerous industry awards.
Prior to his freelance career, he was an executive creative director at kbs+, part of the team running BMW and BMW Global. He was also a VP/CD at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, working on Microsoft, Burger King, Coke Zero and more.
Michael is also the author of three crime novels, all published by Harper Collins. His most recent, THE DETECTIVE & THE CHINESE HIGH-FIN, was published in June of 2016. THE DETECTIVE & THE PIPE GIRL, published in 2014, was nominated for both the Shamus and Nero Wolfe awards for excellence in detective and mystery fiction, and was at one point the #1 selling private eye novel on amazon. His first novel, BODY COPY, was published in 2009.
Michael lives in New York City.
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