Jason Sweeten

About Me


Jason has written for Comedy Central, UCB Theatre, BuzzFeed, Reductress, Queerty, and more. He was a 2017 UCP Pitch Fest finalist and Vulture Comedy described his work as, "a perfect mix of the simple and the absurdly complex." Jason also directs sketch comedy around New York City, including Jay Malsky Slept With My Boyfriend, which ran at UCB Theatre for nine months.


Jason was a Creative, Creative Manager, and Senior Creative Lead, Quizzes at BuzzFeed from 2013 to 2018. During his tenure, Jason wrote countless sponsored posts, including one of their first viral, branded quizzes. He also spent several years managing teams of creatives, eventually overseeing branded quizzes and helping launch BuzzFeed's mini-quiz ad product.

From 2009 - 2012 he was a copywriter at Havas Worldwide. His work for the Dos Equis campaign won a stupid number of awards. Other clients included: Durex, d-CON, Air Wick, Lysol, Resolve, Charles Schwab, and Heineken. He graduated with a degree in advertising from The University of Texas at Austin in 2009.

Check out his advertising work and his headshot photography.