Freelance Design Strategist + Creative Director
Last active: 5 days ago
Gabe has 13 years of design experience with digital and print. Most recently he has worked with Tesla, Seagate, Spotify, Levis, Volcom, Disney and Del Monte Foods.
He was born and raised in Southern California, where his interest in art and design took shape at a young age while creating comics with his cousins. Gabe continued to pursue and refine his skills, graduating with a BFA in Graphic Design from the University of San Francisco and California College of the Arts joint degree program.
He is a recent graduate of the Yale School of Management, Business Perspective for Creative Leaders certification program. The program gives designers a strategic understanding of business strategy, operations, financial accounting, leadership, negotiation, law and corporate management.
Gabe has collaborated in a number of settings: from large corporations to small Silicon Valley start-ups. His design chops cover photography, print, animation, web, mobile, and tablet design.
In his spare time Gabe stays active in the design community by participating with the local AIGA, iXDA, and mentoring students.