• Creative Director | Senior Graphic Designer at [CACH] Creative Agency Chicago
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Project Manager | Graphic Designer at [CACH] Creative Agency Chicago
  • Jr Graphic Designer at Mexico Tourism Board

Education

The Metropolitan Autonomous University [UAM], Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communication, Graphic Design

Public Profile

Background

Summary

7+ years of professional experience driving integrated design solutions and creative strategies across international markets.

Experience

  • Creative Director | Senior Graphic Designer

    [CACH] Creative Agency Chicago

    January 2016 – Present(3 years 9 months)Los Angeles, CA

    — Collaborate with high-visibility brands such as Amazon Studios, Whole Foods Market, Boston Consulting Group, Heineken, and nonprofits to execute concepts and designs that visually tell an impactful campaign/product story. — Design and conduct highly persuasive sales and marketing campaigns to launch products into global markets. — Work with photographers, copywriters, interior designers, illustrators, printers and account executives to help create compelling design across various campaigns, social media platforms, advertising, branded content and visual merchandising. — Recruit and manage website developers on the creation of unique web design layouts that incorporate innovative content architecture and mobile navigation strategies in alignment with digital advertising and marketing goals. — Oversee floor plans, elevations, 3D views/renders/models and material boards for multiple interior design projects.

  • Project Manager | Graphic Designer

    [CACH] Creative Agency Chicago

    January 2013 – December 2015(2 years 11 months)Los Angeles, CA

    — Supervised rebranding of 40+ clients, managing all design and marketing phases to ensure customer engagement. — Coordinated freelance designers, external agency contributors and vendors to strategize and meet all project needs. — Lead solid visual solutions from branding, packaging and marketing materials to print collateral and digital design. — Worked closely with 90+ clients/companies to create vision, conceive designs, and consistently meet deadlines. — Created unique outstanding presentations/pitch-decks and developed high impact communications campaigns. — Ensured graphics produced support a strong brand vision that elevates the aesthetic across all digital touch-points.

  • Jr Graphic Designer

    Mexico Tourism Board

    January 2012 – December 2012(11 months)Chicago, IL

    — Designed and produced print and digital promotional materials including brochures, infographics and newsletters. — Conceptualized and executed day-to-day mockups according to brand style guidelines and brief requirements. — Researched and monitored industry trends to ensure projects reflected contemporary cutting-edge design. — Maintained company creative standards and managed organization and maintenance of digital assets.

Education

  • The Metropolitan Autonomous University [UAM]

    Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communication, Graphic Design

    2008 – 2012

Languages

  • Inglés

    Full professional proficiency

  • Español

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Publications

  • Film & Video Producer ⎪ Showreel 2018

    Showreel 2018

    January 2018

    Authors (1):
    • Marco Romero

Skills & Expertise

  • Workflow Management
  • Leadership
  • Graphic Design
  • Deadline Oriented
  • Film Editing
  • Social Skills
  • Creative Briefs
  • Video Post-Production
  • Video Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Creative Strategy
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Creativity
  • Project Coordination
  • Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • Logo Design
  • Team Leadership
  • Public Speaking
  • Design Thinking
  • Efficiency
  • Strategy
  • Workflow
  • Aesthetics
  • Film Production
  • Spanish-English
  • Able to perform in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment while meeting dead
  • Strongly self-motivated
  • Reliability
  • Photoshop
  • Communication Skills
  • Video Production
  • Positive Work Environment
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Packaging Design
  • Strategic Communications
  • Problem Solving
  • Creativity Skills
  • Respect
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Creative Design
  • Web Design
  • Creative Visualization
  • Budgeting
  • Creative Concept Design
  • Sociability
  • Interior Design

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Marco cares about:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Environment