Visual design and/or User research (Ongoing) Location independent.
I get commissioned to do both graphic design projects as well as design research. You can contact me if you're interested in either one of these services. I normally work remotely with my clients, although if we happen to be in the same city I would be glad to meet in person :)
Ideas for Change
Visual and graphic design. March 2016 - Present (ongoing). Barcelona, Spain.
Ideas for Change is an innovation consulting firm based in Barcelona. They’re specialized in open, collaborative strategies for exponential growth. While I was part of the core team, I was in charge of visually expressing the intellectual frameworks we developed. As the visual designer I also designed and structured branding, websites, presentations, editorial, social media, information design, among others.
Market research and coolhunting. May to December 2015. Barcelona, Spain.
Zobele Group is a multinational global leader in product development and manufacturing, and it's key partner of the top home & personal care FMCG´s companies around the world. I was part of the Innovation Hub at their Barcelona office, where I did benchmark product portfolios, research for product innovation, market research and trend reports for FMCG.
Wooki Colectivo Creativo
Graphic design. April 2013 to August 2014. San José, Costa Rica.
Wooki Colectivo Creativo is an high-reputation advertising and design studio in San José, Costa Rica. As a graphic designer, I worked with clients such as Fiserv, Amazon, Grupo Monge and Sardimar. Although my main role was in design, I was also very involved in the creative process.
Graphic design and final arts. January to July 2012. San José, Costa Rica.
Corporación Strena is the company that manages MaxMara, Cortefiel, Women' Secret and Adolfo Dominguez in Costa Rica, Panama and El Salvador. I was their main graphic designer and one of my main responsibilities was branding all the stores in those countries and being in charge of printing materials.
Supervisor of direct marketing and translation. January to May 2011. California, United States.
While working remotely for COD Solutions, I supervised the quality of the customer calls made to the call center for product purchasing.
Graphic design. June to November 2011. San José, Costa Rica.
TBWA is a big advertising company. While in TBWA Costa Rica, I worked with clients such as Scotiabank, UNICEF, La Gloria and Atlas.
Master in Advanced Typography
February 2016 to July 2017. Barcelona, Spain.
Master in research for design and innovation
Elisava school of design and engineering.
April 2014 to August 2015. Barcelona, Spain.
Bachelor in graphic design
January 2009 to December 2012. San José, Costa Rica.
Appalachian State University.
January to May 2011. North Carolina, United States.
Alianza Francesa. May to December 2008. San José, Costa Rica.
Eurocentres Language School. February to May 2008. Lausanne, Switzerland.