Hello, my name is Gabriel Garcia. I am a designer, publisher, custom automotive builder and creative thinker.
My career in fast-paced environments has taught me how to bring creative concepts to life.
I consider myself lucky, I get to do what I love.
Manage a creative team of senior designers, graphic designers, junior designers, copy writers, copy editors, motion designers, web designers and digital designers.
Provide creative guidance for the development of new initiatives through a holistic approach. Directions include design rational, integrated conceptual designs, consumer touch points and experience, communication and advertising strategies for print design, digital, photography and video direction, motion graphics, copy writing and social.
Present creative solutions and pitches to executive and senior leadership, internal and external partners.
Responsible for maintaing the budget, timelines, and workflows for a hundred plus jobs on a weekly basis.
Available for freelance, consulting and strategic design projects.
Best in Gaming ADDY 2018, Branded Campaign
Gold ADDY Award 2018, Branded Campaign
Gold ADDY Award 2018, Integrated Campaign
Gold ADDY Award 2018, Elements of Advertising
Silver ADDY Award 2018, Integrated Advertising Campaign
Silver ADDY Award 2018, Photography Campaign
Gold AIGA Award 2017, Campaign
Silver AIGA Award 2017, Photography
Gold ADDY Award 2017, Campaign
Silver ADDY Award 2017, Campaign
Silver ADDY Award 2016, Invitation
Silver ADDY Award 2014, Logo
Bronze AIGA Award 2012, Integrated Branding
Gold AIGA Award 2012, Photography
Featured in The Best of Business Card Design 9, 2010
Featured in The Best Of Brochure Design, 2009
Silver ADDY Award 2009, Logo
Gold ADDY Award 2008, Collateral Stationery
Bronze ADDY Award 2008, Sales Promotion
AIGA Certificate Of Merit 2007, Integrated Branding
AIGA Certificate Of Merit 2007, Business Collateral
Bronze Addy Award 2007, Direct Mailer
American Gaming Association 2006, Best Direct Mailer
Gold AIGA Award 2006, Business Collateral Print
Silver ADDY Award 2006, Menu Design
Bronze ADDY Award 2006, Menu Design
Bronze ADDY Award 2006, Logo Design
Gold Addy Award 2005, Collateral Material Invitation
2015, 2014 & 2013 Caesars Entertainment GIMI Award
MGM MIRAGE Supervisor in the Spot Light Award
Current Board Member of VIA, a Hispanic Business Resource Group that drives business outcomes, professional development of its members, social networking, and strategic philanthropy with local organizations.
Former board member of the Las Vegas Chapter of AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts)
Founded in 1914 as the largest professional membership organization for design.
Association of Latino Professionals For America
Guest speaker at the The Art Institute of Las Vegas, College Of Southern Nevada, and Las Vegas Valley High School.
Guest judge at various events including
the 12th Bi-Annual Design Exhibition.
Consult graphic designers and artist at the Annual Portfolio Review presented by AIGA.
AAF American Advertising Federation on the 2018 Dead Work Awards
Let's talk about design, classic cars or a collaboration project. Use the handy form and I'll be in touch as soon as possible.