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Ricardo Ovelar

Creative Director

Asuncion, Paraguay
With over twelve years of experience, Ricardo Ovelar has worked in three different countries across the Americas (Paraguay, Argentina and USA) for brands like Nike, Pepsi, Coca-Cola, Target, California Milk Processor Board and Doritos, among many others.

For the past seven years he’s been working as an Interactive Art Director in agencies like BBDO Argentina, Grey/G2 Argentina and Grupo Gallegos - USA showcasing a special interest in innovative campaigns, where technology is at the service of people and ideas, and not in their way.

At the beginning of 2012 he left Grupo Gallegos to start Space Balloon, an innovation hub that experiments with new ways of entertainment, mixing sports, technology and art.

With over fifty advertising awards in his career, his work has been recognized in major advertising festivals, including Cannes, Clio, Webby Awards, New York Festival, El Sol, FIAP, El Ojo de Iberoamérica, Diente and Wave Festival.

Work Experience

Puente Studio

Creative Director

January 2014 - Present Paraguay

Space Balloon

Creative Director

March 2012 - February 2013 Los Angeles, California, United States

Grupo Gallegos

Interactive Art Director

Brands: Target, Valvoline, Ortho, Foster Farms, Froot of the Loom, Energizer, California Milk Processor Board, Liberty Mutual and Alzheimer's Association.
October 2010 - February 2012 California, United States

BBDO Argentina

Interactive Art Director

January 2008 - September 2010 Vicente Lopez, Argentina

Grey/G2 Buenos Aires

Interactive Art Director

June 2007 - December 2007 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Intacto Digital Agency

Interactive Creative

March 2006 - May 2007 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Sistema 7 Publicidad

Copywriter

April 2002 - October 2005 Asuncion, Paraguay

Education

Underground - Creative School

March 2006 - December 2006 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Advanced),

Skills

Branding And Identity, Campaign Development, Creative Development, Digital Advertising, Interactive Storytelling, UI Design ,