Hello!

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

I am Creating Graphics concepts and Designing magazines and brochures under the directives of the Creative director and Art Director.

As a Art Director

I am creating original designs based on the Creative Director concepts and coordinating my own Graphics Designers team.

As a Creative Director

I am in touch with clients and the CEO of the Advertising Agency, I spend my time to create creative and seller concepts. In adition, I am coordinating the Art Directors and Graphic Designers team.

As a Web Designer

I am creating website front-ends with tools like photoshop or illustrator and I am designing webpages with HTML + CSS. Besides. I use CMS like Joomla and WordPress to customize the templates of our clients

I am a highly skilled Graphic Designer

Based in my Graphic Design background, I am specializing in Corporate Design and Advertising. I’ve 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.

Nowadays,  I spend my time working for a few on-line projects as a Graphic and Web Designer such as King Buffet, Ceballos Orthodontics Clinic, Cerveza Trinidad, etc.

I have been eagerly seeking new opportunities and experiences in other countries (I’m from Spain).

  • 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.

Diagnostico Digital 3D

Málaga [Jan 2015 – Current]

Job Title

Web Designer
Graphic designer
Layout designer
Community Manager

Description

Part time job where I’m working as a Graphic Designer and in PR. I’m creating brochures, catalogs and all material related to the corporate image to use with patients and other Clinics. In addition I use a couple of hours per day to link customers with the company 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 where I worked as a Brand Designer and Graphic Designer for a new Beer Factory in Spain. I created corporate and products logo. Since the beginning, I worked in this project with the owners as a Creative Director and Art Director.

Photography work for Ceballos Clinic
Video edited for Ceballos Clinic. Watch More videos.

 Ceballos Orthodontic Clinic

Málaga [Jan 2010 – Current]

 Job Title

Creative Director
Web Designer
Layout designer
Community Manager
Photographer
Video Editor

Description

Part time job where I’m Head of Corporate Communications for a health sector Orthodontic Clinic connecting Spain and the USA. Create a modern image for the company and design and maintain web for ortodonciaceballos.com. Use interactive activities such as Social Media, TV, Radio, Video Production and more. Design logo, brochures, catalogs and all material related to the corporate image. Link customers with the company through Social Media campaigns. In all these Marketing, Communication and Image corporate projects, I oversee the whole creative process from the creative concept to designing the different creative pieces, dealing with providers and contacting with media.

 

This is a showcase about 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 web for quidamtur.com, designed logo and 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 web front end)
Creativity, Graphic design and Layout
Marketing actions and Events

Description

I 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. To develop these projects, I worked with the latest design software while coordinating the Creative Department. I designed and maintained web for imaste.es and all the company projects. I created the 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
Art Directors Trainner
Creativity, Graphic design and Layout
Marketing actions and Events

Description

I created Creativity 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 over a year and a half.

 

2m1 Communication

Madrid [2001 – 2003]

 Job Title

Art Director
Web Designer
Graphic Designer
Creativity, Graphic design and Layout

Description

 

I 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). Some of my duties in this company was to participate as Art Director in fashion magazines for these malls and create 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

Graphics Arts module

Visual Arts School, Cádiz

Other studies

Film Dubbing Certificate

Master Music, Málaga. Spain

Video example: Tinkerbell (I’m the small guy)
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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

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

Agency: Imaste ON24

2006

I 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 (Royal Palace)

Agency: Imaste ON24

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