Executive Producer with more than 20 years of experience and specialized in projects of high artistic sophistication, logistically complex, and application of innovative operational models that produce experiences of high aesthetic level, functionality, and financial efficiency. Pioneer in the implementation of cutting-edge voice and data technology applied to the accomplishment of multitudinous events with direct interactivity between the audience.
Proven history and several times awarded for the development of creative projects that have surpassed the expectations of their clients given the results and the support shown by their consumers who have participated in the events and projects. Natural team leader who counts on the recruitment and management of the best resources based on speciﬁc results, objectives established, and framed by the creation and development of impact strategies.
Supervise large-scale projects and cross-account productions. Manage multi-faceted equipment and resources that include operations (customer solution managers, conference event managers, and producers) as well as members of the strategic and creative design team both internally and from contracting Advertising Agencies or direct clients.
Exercise a significant leadership role and supervise quality assurance for large-scale production efforts, including the responsibility of personnel to ensure production coverage in all programs.
Be the link that connects all players, whether on the side of the client, the internal team members or external service providers and partner agencies.
Recruit all departments and lines of business to ensure that the overall objectives of the project is communicated consistently at each point of contact and executed according to customer standards.
Promote the speciﬁc client's commitment to the project and be responsible for cultivating high-level relationships with customers.
Manage projects from start to ﬁnish, which include partnering with strategic and creative development teams to capitalize on new business opportunities, project concept, design and scope of teams, calendars, budgets, and synchronization of deliveries and services.
Build complete work plans, schedules, and approval doors. Be responsible for the planning and execution of complex and multidisciplinary projects.
Work with stakeholders to determine project goals and requirements and align project plans with business objectives.
Ensure to create teams appropriately constructed, and roles and responsibilities are clear.
Meet and communicate with stakeholders regularly to provide updates on the status of the project.
Identify risks and manage emerging problems. Manage multiple and complex tasks simultaneously.
SOME RELEVANT AND SPECIFIC DATA:
Efﬁciently managed more than $ 25 million in client budgets for projects, institutional advertising, and special events.
More than 150 live events, theatrical productions, television programs, documentaries, presentations, tributes, and creative products produced to date.
More than $ 3.5 million in new combined funds obtained in the form of grants or sponsorship thanks to proposals that we have written and submitted.
More than 100 multimedia presentations made as a creative and professional speaker for clients, their consumers, and public audiences.
LIST OF SOME OF OUR OUTSTANDING CLIENTS:
Alexandra, LLC; Supermercados Econo; Cooperativa de Seguros Múltiples de Puerto Rico; Comunicadora NEXVS; DDB Latina; Mazda de Puerto Rico; Sun Com; Latin Uno; Society of the educational arts; Instituto de cultura de Puerto Rico; Fundación de Puerto Rico para las humanidades; Fundación comunitaria de Puerto Rico, among others.
AWARDS (received by our customers have given our participation)
2013 – EXCEL Award (ARPPR) - Best Community Involvement campaign.
2005 – EXCEL Award (ARPPR) – Best Special Event of the Year.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
MBA: INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE
INTER AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF PR 2004
San Juan, PR, USA
J.D.: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW
INTER AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF LAW 2001
San Juan, PR, USA
EDITOR - U.I.A.P.R., School of Law, Law Review Journal
2001 2nd Place, U.I.A.P.R., School of Law, Law Review Journal Writing Contest
2000 2nd Place & 1999 1st Place, Miguel Velázquez Inter-University Legal Debate
BACHELOR OF ARTS: DRAMA AND PHILOSOPHY
UNIVERSIDAD DE PUERTO RICO 1992
San Juan, PR, USA
ACTOR at U.P.R., Traveling Theatre Team (El Paso Texas)
VOCAL / U.P.R., Drama Students Association.
INTERNSHIP: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW
University of Houston
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Summer Internship Program
FELLOW: PERSONAL INSURANCE DESIGNATION
THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES
Bryn Mawr, PA, USA
Life Underwriting Council fellow designation completed.
PROFESSIONAL INSURANCE DESIGNATION: CIC
THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR INSURANCE EDUCATION & RESEARCH
Austin, TX, USA
Certiﬁed Insurance Counselors (CIC) curses – Personal Lines, Commercial casualty, Commercial property, Agency Management.
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
San Juan, PR.
UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO, RÍO PIEDRAS - January 2016 - Present
Effective communications and verbal intelligence
Production of cultural events
Introduction to copyrights law
San Juan, PR.
VEGA & WARD, Law ﬁrm - January 2005 - Present
Director of torts, insurance, entertainment and not for proﬁt law departments.
Represented various prominent local artists in contract negotiations with major local
television networks (Univision, Telemundo, DirecTV), Puerto Rico government agencies (Dept. of Labor, Dept. of Education, Dept. of State) and municipalities.
Certiﬁed on laws and regulations applicable to money laundering, including the Bank Secrecy
Act (BSA), The USA Patriot Act and Suspicious Activity Report (SAR)
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
San Juan, PR.
SBLI USA INSURANCE COMPANY - February 2002 - April 2004
Managed the call center for all USA Hispanic Market and directed PR's ﬁrst life insurance sales
store within a shopping mall.
Developed new guidelines for all life insurance sales agents improving client retention and
increasing company proﬁts.
Achieved 2 years' lows on Hispanic call center waiting times with savings of more than $1.5
million on third-party contracts.
Contributed to SBLI's corporate operational manual for customer centers & outlets for the
company's business expansion plan.
Increased new prospect “walk-ins” to the store by 1,500 %; increased new life insurance sales
for the P. R. ofﬁce by 750 %o Results and achievements were published as a cover story on SBLI USA Life Insurance Magazine, March 2004.