Showcase & Discover Creative Work

María Bortoni

Monterrey, Mexico
"Designers are a special breed of thinkers..."
―The Piece Theory

Work Experience

Maica Partners

Partner

― We are a young Mexican digital design pair, sharing a practical desk with a huge window, an amazing view and a furious-evolving talent.
Mexico

UANL, FAV

Profesor

― Profesor of Marketing and Advertising, Arts Appreciation and Outreach Strategies.
― Founder and Coordinator "Challenge 2 Degrees" with the support of the State Tourism and UANL. (http://www.reto2grados.com/)
― Founder and Coordinator "Young Creatives Wall" FAV, with the support of UANL and 9th. semester students (Facebook: "Young Creatives (FAV)")
― Co-founder and Coordinator of the Competition "Wow Award" in support to "Kakumen, fabrica de ideas". (http://www.factorwow.org/)
2009 - 2010 Monterrey, Mexico

El Resta

Co-owner and Sous Chef

― Maintaining and running the business: from finances and communication to cut carrots and washing dishes.
2009 - 2009 Monterrey, Mexico

Sense And Sensibility

Designer

― Designer in the film "From Prada to Nada", OddLot Entertainment and Lionsgate co-production.
― Work with the Props, Art and Decoration teams.
2009 - 2009 Monterrey, Mexico

CEDIM

Creative team head and Profesor

― Manage design projects as ©CEDIM it self, DesignWeek, SummerStars and Design Innovation Award.
― Work with staff, professors, students, creative team, towards meaningful experiences in the student environment.
― Intervention at ©CEDIM strategic planning.
― Profesor of Innovation and Creative Thinking.
2007 - 2009 Monterrey, Mexico

DigitalMinds

Designer and Project leader

― Brand development, editorial, packaging and web site UI.
― Overseeing design projects, creative team coordination and link between management and customers.
2004 - 2007 Monterrey, Mexico

Grupo Rio

Designer

― Branding and advertisement.
2002 - 2003 Monterrey, Mexico

Education

UANL, FAV

Visual Arts and Graphic Design

Monterrey, Mexico

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Conversational),

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop,