Joanna Ambrosio
Joanna Ambrosio
A robot with the capacity to create with love.
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A robot with the capacity to create with love. Art Director @Gamomo by day, midnightdoodler by night.
Art Director, Co-Founder
@Gámomo Creative Lab
My responsibilities at Gámomo include:

- Creating concept art for animations and motion graphics
- Storyboarding and sketching for video/animation projects
- Work closely with the creative director to generate visual guidelines, style and structure for each project
- Build and oversee Gámomo's brand and external communications (social media)
August 2014 - Present
Art Director
I started working at Hootsuite as the only designer in the (somewhat) marketing department. I slowly built up a team of designers, building a brand as Hootsuite's art director. My main responsibilities included:

- Developing creative strategies and solutions for our campaigns, website & blog, resources and visual content.
- Managing and direct Hootsuite's visual brand, keeping it consistent across all channels at an international level.
- Leading the marketing design team.

My major achievement while working at Hootsuite was leading the visual style of
July 2010 - August 2014
Communication Designer
@Industrial Brand
I worked closely with the Creative Director and Art Director to deliver successful projects such as branding, websites, catalogues and print advertisement.
March 2010 - July 2010
Co-founder, Designer
@Gámomo Creative Lab
As a co-founder and lead designer, I directed and developed several campaigns, websites and visual strategies for small and medium businesses.

I was responsible for our team's project management, art direction, creative thinking, production & pre-press, as well as finance and accounting.
February 2007 - March 2010
Lead Designer, Intern
I lead Greenschool's design team as an intern, working closely with the PR department and the school's Director, delivering successful campaigns which included print & web advertisement.
June 2008 - September 2008
Studio Technician III
@Emily Carr Institute
I worked closely with the Communication Design staff & students, providing technical help in any projects as well as managing the facilities including in the department.

I directed and provided several software workshops for the students as additional learning support.
November 2007 - April 2008
@Mátika Revista
Mátika Revista (Mátika Magazine) is a cultural and international project based on a foldable magazine that explores the topics of new media art, photography, music, digital art, public art and spirituality. I hcollaborated as a digital artist, as well as community manager and occasional writer.

This project is currently on hold.
April 2005 - June 2007
Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design
2007 - 2009
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de
2001 - 2006