Marc Alexander Vazquez

Marc Alexander Vazquez

IDEAS TO BRIGHT. VZQ360

Location
Greater New York City Area
Industry
Marketing and Advertising

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Marc Alexander Vazquez's Overview

Current
  • Integrated Renegade at VZQ360
Past
  • Contract - Creative Director at Momentum Worldwide
  • Contract - Design at NBC Universal – The NBC Agency
  • Contract - Creative Director at OgilvyAction
Education
Connections

500+ connections

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Summary

Marc is a versatile professional who not only has strong art direction sensibilities, but also results-driven integrated marketing ingenuity and know-how. His 19 years of experience is extensive in vertical and horizontal integrated communications for both Digital and Print mediums. Marc has an accomplished mixed-media across a multiplicity of channels. No matter the medium, category or sector, Marc's diverse experience defines him as a unique professional who will find effective solutions for whatever marketing objective.

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Experience

Integrated Renegade

VZQ360

January 2008Present (6 years 9 months)

CONCEPT TO DESIGN. Full-service integrated thinker.

Contract - Creative Director

Momentum Worldwide

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; IPG; Marketing and Advertising industry

August 2011September 2011 (2 months)

Developed 3 satellite events for American Express and The US Open.
Developed exclusive programming for card members.

Contract - Design

NBC Universal – The NBC Agency

July 2009August 2009 (2 months)

Assisted in implementing Winter Olympics Assets
from Online content to Executive Affiliate Events

Contract - Creative Director

OgilvyAction

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry

April 2009June 2009 (3 months)

'I Can't Believe It's Not Butter' brand programming.
'SAVE TASTE-A-THON'
Lexis Nexis - Law Librarian Trade Show
'YOU, RAISED TO THE POWER OF LEXIS NEXIS'
Stolichnaya Premium Vodka - Distributor Satellite Events
'AGENTS OF THE NIGHT'

Contract - Conceptor/Design

1919

Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Motion Pictures and Film industry

February 2009May 2009 (4 months)

Paul Stuart - Advertising Campaign conceptual ideation
'BEST DRESSED COSMOPOLITAN'
Ritz Carlton/Vale Resident Suites - Advertising Campaign
'THE ULTIMATE BACKYARD'
Univision - Master Brand Positioning
'CHANNEL OUR PASSION'

Contract - Concept Director

LeadDog Marketing Group

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry

October 2008November 2008 (2 months)

Worked with Accounts: ABC Television, Madison Square Garden and the NHL Property
> Won New Business: Sony PlayStation - NBA 08' Product Launch
'MOUTH FROM THE COUCH' Promotion

Creative Director

Creative Partners

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry

June 2007August 2008 (1 year 3 months)

Pitched and Won New Business: University Of Bridgeport
Repositioned the XMI Menswear brand

Associate Creative Director

Colangelo Synergy Marketing

Public Company; 51-200 employees; OMC; Marketing and Advertising industry

April 2003May 2007 (4 years 2 months)

((( EFFIE 2007 )))
Senior Director behind Schick Quattro For Women Shaving System -
“High Performance” Product Launch

((( AWARDED VARIOUS MEDALS )))
by THE ADVERTISING CLUB OF CONNECTICUT

Accounts Handled: Guinness, Red Stripe, Smirnoff Portfolio, Schick Shaving Systems, Dannon Frusion
> Consistently met client objectives through strong conceptual thinking
and Creative Execution
> Pitched Programs and Promotional Events
> Oversaw all Programs from Conception to Completion

Senior Art Director

Momentum Worldwide

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; IPG; Marketing and Advertising industry

September 2000May 2002 (1 year 9 months)

((( 2002 APMA GOLD AWARD )))
Recipient for BEST ART DIRECTION
AMEX Sueños En BLUE - American Express Blue Card Product Launch

Accounts Handled: Qwest Technologies, American Express Corp.
> Developed Marketing Strategies: New Card Member Acquisition Initiatives
> Built Brand Recognition using Distinctive and Impactive Creative

Senior Art Director

Upshot

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; EMAK; Marketing and Advertising industry

December 1996September 2000 (3 years 10 months)

Accounts Handled: (Jimmy Buffet’s) Margaritaville Tequila, Seagram’s Gin, Seagram’s 7 (Seven Crown), Seagram’s Wine Coolers, Universal Studios/Pictures/Records
> Developed Programs and Promotional Concepts
> Increased Brand Recognition using Distinctive and Impactive Creative
> Negotiated Brand Sponsorship and Developed Concert Event:
Seagram’s GIN presents “ The MARY Show ” featuring Mary J. Blige

Art Director

Vernacular Communications

October 1995September 1996 (1 year)

((( 1997 POPAI )))
Moonlight Tobacco Co., In Store - Counter Display

Accounts Handled: Moonlight Tobacco Co. (R.J.R. Tobacco Co.)
A unique opportunity in developing a Subsidiary Company for R.J. Reynolds: Moonlight Tobacco Co.
> Developed Brand Identity, Designed Packaging, In-Store Elements,
Print Campaign, Out Of Home and all Support elements for Launch

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; WPPGY; Marketing and Advertising industry

August 1993August 1995 (2 years 1 month)

Handled RJR Tobacco Co.
- Launched several micro-brands: PHILS, etc.
Crowne Plaza and Resorts
MicroSoft
Lufthansa

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Animal Welfare
      • Arts and Culture
      • Children
      • Civil Rights and Social Action
      • Disaster and Humanitarian Relief
      • Education
      • Environment
      • Health
      • Human Rights
      • Poverty Alleviation
      • Social Services

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Courses

  • Bachelor of Communication Design

    Pratt Institute

    • Communication Design
  • Associates in Political Sciences

    SUNY New Paltz

    • Political Sciences

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Skills & Expertise

  1. Musician
  2. Songwriting
  3. Fine Art
  4. Art Direction
  5. Advertising
  6. Integrated Marketing
  7. Promotions
  8. Creative Direction
  9. Interactive Advertising
  10. Social Media
  11. Marketing Strategy
  12. Packaging
  13. Social Media Marketing
  14. Digital Strategy
  15. Interactive Marketing
  16. Relationship Marketing
  17. Strategy
  18. Brand Development
  19. Direct Mail
  20. Concept Development
  21. Corporate Identity
  22. Branding & Identity
  23. Logo Design
  24. Corporate Branding
  25. Typography
  26. Brand Architecture
  27. Creative Strategy
  28. Marketing
  29. Brand Awareness

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Marc Alexander Vazquez's Education

Pratt Institute

Bachelor of Communication Design

19911995

SUNY New Paltz

Associates in Political Sciences

Marc Alexander Vazquez's Additional Information

Honors and Awards:

EFFIE 2007
Part of the Award Winning team -
Schick Quattro For Woman shaving systems
'High-Performance' Launch

THE ADVERTISING CLUB OF CONNECTICUT
AWARDED varying MEDALS

2002 APMA GOLD AWARD
Recipient for BEST ART DIRECTION
American Express BLUE Card: 'Sueños En BLUE' by Pepe Cibrián Campoy

WON 1997 POPAI
RJR Tobacco subsidiary ( Moonlight Tobacco Co.)
In Store - Counter Display

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