Senior Art Director
January 2017 – September 2021
Contracting (IAST, Toulouse University, MIT, Venafro Brewing Co., Silvio’s, TeachingPoints, KitchenAid)
- Working directly with clients to find the best solutions to achieve objectives.
- Extrapolating and interpreting the actual client’s needs.
- Running ideation workshops to discover the best way of achieving results.
- Working closely with communication managers to schedule projects and coordinate production.
- Designing for print ads, digital apps, websites, collateral, or merchandising.
Senior Art Director
June 2015 to December 2016
- Head of the Creative Team, managing 4 direct reports, annual budget over €600k.
- Managing various projects with different needs and expectations.
- Building interpersonal relationships and durable connections with each colleague; fostering a creative culture and making the environment less stressful.
- Reorganizing the priority of different work items, and developing a strategy to best achieve client goals.
- Winning several key new customers and helping grow the agency.
- Attending marketing and sales events, to aid new-business development from a Creative perspective.
- Managing and organizing the Creative work for TV commercials, radio, web, print and live events.
Junior Art Director
December 2014 to May 2015
- Learning from Senior team members, Account executives and the Creative Director.
- Learning how to accomplish goals, manage accounts, manage clients and working in a team.
- Handling national and local adv. campaigns for different brands as Carte d’Or, Fineco, Mediobanca.
March 2009 to September 2014
La città virtuale (www.walkin.name)
- Working on packaging, architectural photorealistic illustrations, brochures, posters, videos, and live events.
- Making promotional posters and brochures for national or local events like the Roma Design Lab or the Fabriano Film Fest.
- Shooting and editing video projects. Working on different Italian short movies as camera assistant.
- Making 3d renders for interior design projects, multiple private houses and 3 yachts.
- Teaching 3D computer design, Digital Photograph, and Post-Production.
Brands I worked with
Warner Bros. / KitchenAid / PosteItaline / Disney Pictures / Polli / Confcommercio / Compass / Telepass / Procter & Gamble / Inaer / Babcock / Mastercard / Bolton / Mediobanca / IAST Toulouse / TSE Toulouse / Université Toulouse 1 Capitole