David González

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Freelance consultant with world-wide availability for online/offline marketing comissions, and also permanent tele-work positions.
Contact me, and instantly add 17-year worth experience to your project, covering almost every possible design, content, advertising, communication and marketing subject.

Portfolio

This selection only covers graphic design works. Please visit my curriculum for an overview of my non-visual skills.

Curriculum


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PERSONAL DATA

  • Age: 41. Born on Nov 26th 1974, in Seville (Spain)
  • Current address: c/ Roque Bentayga, 3, apt. 8. 35130 Pto. Rico (Gran Canaria) – Spain. (Timezone: GMT)
  • Marital status: single

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mobile phone & WhatsApp (+34) 605 286 594
E-mail david@davidglez.com
Skype davidgonzaleznieto
Website www.davidglez.com
LinkedIn lnkd.in/NVKMUT

IDEAL POSITIONS

  • Managerial jobs: marketing manager, communication manager, creative director, art director.
  • Production jobs: print graphic designer, web designer, digital retoucher and production artist, multimedia producer, copywriter, proofreader, translator, journalist/blogger, online teacher, community manager, public relations officer… or a mix of all of the above! :-)
  • Location: I am prepared to relocate to anywhere in the world for the right job, but whenever possible I would prefer to telework from my home studio as a freelancer.

FIVE KEY CONCEPTS

  1. Expert “one-man band”, used to orchestrate complex online and traditional marketing campaigns. This ranges from research, planning and administration, to content production, copywriting, proofreading, translation, graphic design, visual merchandising, multimedia production, community and event management, control and reporting. This is possible thanks to 17-year experience in almost every marketing aspect, with a strong emphasis on the Internet.
  2. Relevant education: Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising and Public Relations.  Master’s Degree in Marketing Management. Postgraduate course in IT business administration. Additional studies in online marketing, graphic design and foreign languages.
  3. Proficient in graphic and management software, such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, Freehand, Xpress, MS Office, etc. Familiar with HTML, CSS, PHP, ASP, SQL, SEO, SMM, WordPress, Joomla and popular online marketing tools such as Google Analytics, Google Adsense, Facebook Ads, etc. Knowledgeable in other multimedia, 3D, sound and video tools.
  4. I’m used to working in fast-paced environments demanding strong organizational skills, both independently and in work teams. Familiar with workflow and productivity control methods (Getting Things Done, 5S, KPI), and project management software (Redmine). Used to work with all sorts of clients, suppliers and workmates, including developers.
  5. Bilingual Spanish-English, a possible key for expanding your market in emerging Latin-American economies.

 RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2015-today. Entrepreneur, combining several marketing-related endeavours:
    • Independent LGBT tourist marketing consultant for Promotur (Canarian Goverment)
    • Blogger and editor-in-chief of their official LGBT platform.
    • Event planner (ie, Bear Carnival)
    • Co-owner and marketing manager of WeTrust, a new legal assistance firm for the Canarian property market.
  • 2010-2015. “Perfumería Europa” and “5th Avenue” (Gran Canaria, Spain). Marketing Manager for a chain of 11 fashion & beauty stores.  +100 employees. Turnover of 20 mill euro per year.
  • 2006-2010. “Impacta” and “Grupo NTI” (Gran Canaria). General Manager for a webdesign and online marketing studio, initially in serious financial trouble. After making it a profitable business again, I was promoted in 2009 to CEO of its group of companies.
  • 2002-2006. Freelance marketing consultant. Main activities: naming and branding, visual identity, copywriting for advertising, print graphic design and webdesign.
  • 2002-2003. “Ánfora Formación” (Seville, Spain). Part-time website development teacher.
  • 2000-2002. “Cibernet” (Seville, Spain). Webmaster, including planning, content creation, design, programming and maintenance.
  • 1999-2000. “Filma&Diseño” (Seville). Packaging designer.
  • 1998-1999. “Aldebarán Estudio” (Seville). Creative director of this photo & design studio, with responsibilities in print advertising, brochure production and complex digital retouching.
  • 1996-1998. “Dermoder International” (Seville). Communication Manager for this cosmetics company.
  • 1997-1998. “Onda Cero Radio” (Seville). Journalist and co-presenter of one of the first Internet-related permanent radio programs in the country.
  • 1991-1996. Freelance junior graphic designer (while still getting my university degree).

HIGHER EDUCATION

  • 2011-2012: Master’s Degree in Marketing Management, at University of Las Palmas (Spain).
  • 1992-2000: Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising and Public Relations, at University of Seville
  • 1991-1992: Pre-university studies at Europa International School (Seville, Spain).

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION

  • 2009-2010: Postgraduate executive course in IT Business Administration, at EOI (Las Palmas).
  • 2010: Course in Community Management, at AERCO (Las Palmas)
  • 1997: English for Art & Design course, St Gilles College (London)
  • 1994: Course in Computer Art & Design, University of Cambridge
  • 1991: Course in 2D Computer Design, CEI (Seville)
  • Several seminars and short courses in relevant specialty areas (online analytics, 3D, video, media market…), together with basic French and German languages.

PERSONAL INTERESTS

  • Online activity: Wikipedia contributor, Tidbits translator, WordPress and Blogspot blogger, and Facebook page manager.
  • Hobbies: Hardcore sci-fi fan, music composing, creative writing, photography, astronomy, cars & motorbikes.

Contact

(+34) 605 286 594 | david@davidglez.com | Skype | LinkedIn

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