I’m a creative strategist, my work is to invent new ways of communication through design, concept, and story production. I immerse myself in experiences that can be translated into things that provokes human movement and conversation. I offer a way to tell genuine stories built from data, strategy, and raw human experience. There is nothing more moving, after all, than one human being telling another about ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
Worked as a Creative Director and Design Principal for Bloat & Ogle New Media Design based in Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Philippines. Handled clients such as Procter & Gamble GBS, Nickelodeon Philippines, Purefoods, ABS-CBN Licensing, among others.
Designed identity for brands such as Pandango Design, Fruits in IceCream (FIC), Angelati Italia, and Brasas among others.
Worked as Freelance Documentary Photographer for Saatchi & Saatchi (SMART Communiations and Lactum) and others. Contributed editorial content for nationally-distributed magazines and broadsheets.
Managed live events for Team Asia and other clients. Produces HD video content for broadcast and digital.
░ Content Director, Hyperspark Digital Manila, Philippines ░░░░
░ Contributing Writer, Rappler, Move.PH Manila, Philippines ░░
░ Director, LWP Pre-production Trailer, Romblon, Philippines ░░
░ Jury, 1st National Digital Design Awards Manila, Philippines ░░
░ Founder, Bike Scouts Philippines Manila, Philippines ░░░░░░░
░ Member, Gifted Philippines Inc. ░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░░
Studied Visual Communications at the University of the Philippines, Diliman. Learned theatre production at the Cultural Center of the Philippines and with Ballet Manila. Became an event speaker and member of the Gifted Philippines program at the U.P. College of Education, Special Education Department, Founder of Bike Scouts Philippines, an organization of volunteer bicycle messengers that provided an alternative means of communication in places affected by Typhoon Yolanda. The Bike Scouts were deployed to the most badly-affected areas of the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan and are now involved in providing creative and technical support for communities that are struggling to recover and rebuild. Currently, working on adventure, travel and cycling video projects for the web under the Bike Scouts Project.
Maria Ressa of Rappler for the Bike Scouts project partnership
ANC Alerts Studio for an interview with Lexi Schulze and TJ Manotoc.
Working in the field with BBC correspondent Kate McGeown.
On the cover of Multisport Philippines Magazine.
Mention in a design blog called Think Design.