Joaquin Salim

Art Director

Chicago, IL, USA

Work Experience

Droga 5


May 2015 - New York, New York, United States

RPA Advertising

Art Director

Honda Automobile
September 2013 - May 2015 California, United States

Leo Burnett

Art Director

Allstate | Firestone | H.H.Gegg | Purina Pro Plan
June 2011 - August 2013 Chicago, Illinois, United States

JWT (J. Walter Thompson)

Jr Art Director

Samsung / Kraft / Bayer, Rolex / Schick / Santa Teresa Rum / Venezuelan Anti-Cancer society.
September 2008 - September 2009 Caracas, Venezuela


Graphic Designer, Freelance

Oversaw the complete layout and graphic design for an internal magazine publication.
October 2007 - December 2007 Caracas, Venezuela


Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD)

MFA Advertising Design

Savannah College of Art and Design Scholarships
• SCAD Honors Award
• SCAD Graduate Fellow Award
• SCAD Student Opportunity
September 2009 - June 2011 Savannah, Georgia, United States

Centro De Diseño Digital

BA Visual Communications

• Graphic Design
• Motion Graphics
• Web Design

Great Experience
March 2006 - March 2009 Caracas, Venezuela

Mira Costa College

English as a Second Language Program

Surfing and studying every day.
September 2005 - March 2006 San Diego, Canada


Spanish (Native),
English (Fluent),


Adobe Photoshop, Concepting, Final Cut Pro, Motion, Adobe Acrobat Reader , Adobe After Effects, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Illustration, Quicktime Pro, Soundbooth, Soundtrack Pro, Typographic Animation, Typographic Design,

Other Job Experience

Teacher Assistant - Advertising Self Promotion class
SCAD - Savannah College of Arts and Design
Advertising Department / SCAD
Spring Quarter - 2011
Prof. Eun-Jeong Choi

Pro Bono Work

International Solidarity for Human Rights, Miami FL. 2009
• Produced animated short for the international Solidarity for Human Rights Association to promote the declaration of human rights. This short was used for promotional purposes afther the organization broke a Guiness World Record in 2009.