Katie Hackmeister is an experienced screenwriter and copywriter. Since 2008, she has worked with independent production companies in creating web series and screenplays. In 2014, she penned scripts for The Onion Lab, an advertising subsidiary within The Onion. In addition to creating promos for the USA show ‘Suits’, she wrote a 30 second spot for Claritin starring Minnie Driver. She also created email blasts for a national chain Fado Irish Pub.

Katie graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a Bachelor’s of Arts, majoring in Television Writing & Producing and Photography. She also studied sketch writing and improv at Second City and i.O. She can be contacted at katiehackmeister@gmail.com.