CV

Work Experience

February 2017 /  Present 

Miami - USA

MAD STUDIOS

art director

Creative hub that delivers advertising, marketing, development, PR and production to advance visionary ideas and generate positive brand experiences. I am responsible for overseeing and collaborating in the development of innovative projects. I focus on bringing structure and guidance to every phase of the design process, from ideation to final product.

September 2012 - March 2016

Quito-Ecuador

ALAPAR CREATIVAS

founding partner

Design and marketing studio focused on the development of effective communication strategies based on design thinking and creative problem solving. We have worked with global clients such as Pacari, Insignium and Naveh Pharma.

February 2012 - February 2013

Quito-Ecuador

REVISTA COSAS

Graphic and Editorial Designer

Leading social and fashion magazine in Latin America. Developed and designed monthly issues for Cosas Magazine publishing. (Cosas, Casas, Hombre, Moda, Vida Activa and Scala). Also, redesigned both the image and layout for Cosas Hombres, Cosas Moda and Scala. Served as client liaison while designing their ads.

June 2010 - August 2010

Quito-Ecuador

LONDONO ARQUITECTOS

Graphic and Editorial Designer

Prestigious global architectural firm. Developed editorial design for their portfolio book, resulting in substantial increase in clients.

Education

Savannah College of Art and Design

MA Design Management

SUMMA CUM LAUDE

2015 - 2016

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

BA Communications Design

SUMMA CUM LAUDE

2006 - 2012

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

BA Marketing

SUMMA CUM LAUDE

2006 - 2012

Skills

Design Thinking  Facilitation     Collaboration    Branding 
Strategy 
  Ethnography    Idea Visualization    Creative Problem Solving

Illustrator  Photoshop     InDesign    Sketch     

Word    Excel    PowePoint Keynote    XD

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