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I am Diego Chacón, an all-terrain Graphic Designer with more than 15 years of experience.

 

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Years of experience

As a Graphic Designer

Create graphic concepts and design magazines and brochures under the guidelines of the Creative Director and Art Director.

As an Art Director

Create original designs based on the concepts of the Creative Director and coordinate my own Graphic Design team.

As a Creative Director

Liaise with clients, account executives and the CEO of the Advertising Agency to create the graphic design and creative concepts. Coordinate the Art Direction and Graphic Design team.

As a Web Designer

Design front-end websites using tools such as photoshop or illustrator. Set up websites in HTML + CSS code. Use of CMS frameworks such as Joomla and WordPress to customize templates for our clients.

A highly skilled Graphic Designer

Based on my Graphic Design background, I specialize in Corporate Design and Advertising. I have worked on many important projects as a Creative Director creating original ads, developing interfaces for web and mobile apps, and much more.

Since 2001,  I have won several national public awards for my campaigns as Creative Director and Graphic Design coordinator.

In 2005,  I created the first online Virtual Fair in Spain (logo,  identity,  interface user experience,  press communication and advertising design),  around 2006 I worked as Creative Director in the production of the International University Campus of Universia (Santander Bank) coordinating a wonderful design team. In 2008,  I was a Creative Director of events for “Patrimonio Nacional” (Spanish Royal Family) for the VIVIR 50+ EVENT which was a positive and special experience for me.

Presently I work as a Graphic and Web Designer for a few on-line projects such as King Buffet, Ceballos Orthodontics Clinic, Cerveza Trinidad, etc.

I am a Spanish Graphic Designer seeking new opportunities and experiences in other countries.

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Freehand
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Google Drive Tools & Calendar
  • Coda (developing software)
  • Social Media Sites (Community Managenet)
  • Pack Office
  • HTML + CSS
  • Adobe Quark Xpress
  • CMS (Jommla, WordPress)
  • Adobe Flash
  • Web Masters Tools (for SEO)
  • Adobe After Effects
  • PHP + SQL

Professional Experience

Graphic Designer, Events Coordinator, Creative Director, Art Director, Web Designer and Teacher with more than 15 years of experience.

 

Internet Directo

Málaga [Jan 2015 – Current]

Job Title

Creative director
Marketing and Events Coordinator
Graphic Designer
Layout Designer
Web Designer Front-end
Visual Designer
Community Manager
Stickers Designer for Telegram App

Description

I am designing logo and corporate image for the company, creating graphic concepts and coordinating the Marketing department with our team and media. I am present in the whole process, from the original ideas to the final products, using the latest design software while coordinating the Creative Department. I design and maintain internetdirecto.com website and form part of the team that managed other company projects. Created front-end design for online projects. As a Creative Director, I created and coordinated projects and events for Internet Directo.

 

Diagnostico Digital 3D

Málaga [Jan 2015 – Current]

Job Title

Web Designer
Graphic Designer
Layout Designer
Community Manager

Description

Part time as a Graphic Designer and PR. Create brochures, catalogs and all material related to the corporate image to use with patients and other Clinics. Connect customers with this Health Center through Social Media campaigns.

Cerveza Trinidad

Málaga [Apr 2014 – Jan 2015]

Job Title

Brand Designer
Graphic Designer
Layout Designer
Community Manager

Description

Part time job as a Brand and Graphic Designer for a new Beer Factory in Spain. From its initial phase, I worked on this project with the owners as Art Director and Image Consultant, creating corporate image and product logos.

 Ceballos Orthodontic Clinic

Málaga [Jan 2010 – Current]

 Job Title

Creative Director
Web Designer
Layout Designer
Community Manager
Photographer
Video Editor

Description

Part time job as Head of Corporate Communications. Create a modern image for the company. Design and maintain ortodonciaceballos.com website. Design logo, brochures, catalogs and all material related to the corporate image. Link customers with the company through Social Media campaigns using media channels. Oversee the whole creative process from the initial concept to the final project, designing different creative pieces, dealing with providers and contacting with media in all Marketing, Communication and Image corporate projects.

 

Showcase on how to use the new logo created for this company.

 Quidamtur

Málaga [2009-2010]

Job Title

Web Designer (front-end)
Web Layout Designer (HTML+CSS+PHP+JAVA SCRIPT)
Graphic Designer

Description

Part time position. Government Grant Program to develop professional skills after course studies in web programming and to put in practice my new skills in PHP and MYSQL. I designed and maintained quidamtur.com website. Designed logo, corporate image and created web design (front-end) for national tourism online projects.

 

 Imaste

Madrid [2005 – 2009]

 Job Title

Creative Director
Graphic Designer
Web Designer
Product Designer for Virtual Fairs (based website front end)
Layout Designer
Marketing and Events Coordinator

Description

Designed logo and corporate image for the company and Job Fairs. Constructed a Virtual University Campus in Second Life creating graphic concepts and coordinating with the 3D Architect Department. I was present in the whole process, from the original ideas to the final products, using the latest design software while coordinating the Creative Department. Designed and maintained imaste.es website and formed part of the team that managed other company projects. Created front-end design for Virtual Fairs. As a Creative Director, I created and coordinated projects and events for “Patrimonio Nacional” (National Heritage Sites and Royal Palace).

 

 UX/UI Web design for Kimera Creativos

Kimera Creativos

Madrid [2003 – 2005]

Job Title

Creative Director
Web Designer
Graphic Designer
Graphic Design Trainer
Layout Designer
Marketing and Events Coordinator

Description

Designed campaigns for several Event Companies, organized events and created fresh marketing ideas for many different professional sectors such as TV producers to high-end hair salon chains. In addition, I participated in a mentorship program where I was assigned several recent graduates to foster and aid in their professional development for over a year and a half.

 

2m1 Communication

Madrid [2001 – 2003]

 Job Title

Art Director
Web Designer
Graphic Designer
Layout Designer

Description

Created annual strategies and Creative Campaigns for several Spanish Malls. In my first year in this company, I won the National design contest for corporate identity of “San Lorenzo de El Escorial” in Logotype category (National Heritage Sites and Royal Palace). Worked as Art Director in fashion magazines for these malls and created fresh commercial images for several Real Estate Companies.

 

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Education

2010 

Professional Development Teaching certificate

European Institute of Business Studies, Granada

 

2010

Film Dubbing Certificate

Master Music, Málaga

 

2009

Web Developer with PHP+SQL course

Ingenia® Training Center, Málaga

 

2007

Specialization module for website design with HTML+CSS course

Crea Formación® Training Center, Madrid

 

2006

Accessibility in website course

Alcalá University, Madrid

 

1999

Graphic Arts module

Visual Arts School, Cádiz

Other studies

Film Dubbing Certificate

Master Music, Málaga. Spain

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Professional Development Teaching certificate

European Institute of Business Studies

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ACHIEVEMENTS

2001

Winner in Corporative Identity contest of San Lorenzo de el Escorial (patrimony of the Humanity by the UNESCO)

Agency: 2m1 Comunicación

2005

Created first Virtual Fair in Spain for Universia (Santander Bank)

Agency: Imaste

2006

Created interactive University Campus in SECONDLIFE for Universia (Santander Bank)

Agency: Imaste

2005 – 2009

Winner in several contests for 360º Advertising Campaign for Comunidad de Madrid (City of Madrid)

Agency: Imaste

2009

Creative Director in Events for Patrimonio Nacional (Palacio Real) / National Heritage Site (Royal Palace)

Agency: Imaste

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