David Schermer

  • Freelance Creative/Copywriter
  • Chicago, IL

Who dis?

I get asked this a lot. Though not as often as my dog Clarence. As for me, I'm still figuring out who I am. But you have my word. I'll be sure to publish it all here as soon as I get to the bottom of it. I hope this helped and you feel like you know me a lot better now.


Freelance Writer at The Schermer Foundation For a Better Schermer

March 2017 – Present

Senior Copywriter at Onion Labs

2014 – 2017 Chicago, IL

ACD/Copywriter at Leo Burnett

2003 – 2014 Chicago, IL

Copywriter at Mother

2001 – 2002 London, UK

Copywriter at Wieden + Kennedy

2000 – 2001 Portland, OR

Copywriter at Korey, Kay & Partners

1998 – 2000 New York, NY


MS Mass Communications at VCU Adcenter

1996 – 1998 Richmond, VA

BS Advertising at University of Florida

1992 – 1996 Gainesville, FL