Name

Ramon S. Gil

About

Started out in Newspapers, then comic books, then advertising.

Has managed creative teams, mentored younger designers, blogged, done client servicing and pitched for new business.

Freelanced at Gray Advertising, Y&R, Foote Cone & Belding, Digitas, BBDO, Burson Marsteller, N.W. Ayer, Griffin Bacal, Katz Media, The Gate Worldwide, Follis Advertising, Atomic Magazine, Scholastic, St. Martin's Press, SME Branding and Goldberg Fossa Seid.

Accounts and clients have included Anheuser-Busch, Sony, Lehman Brothers, Lord Abbett & Co., Atlantic Yards, World Series of Baseball, Bloomberg News, Mattel, Braun, Marriott Hotels, Pfizer, Davidoff of Geneva, Men's Health Magazine, Kangol, NTT DoCoMo and the NYC Mayor's Office.

Helped increase sales significantly for Different Roads to Learning, Manhattan Cardiology, Honeydew Drop, iCentral, CitiTots, MX Enregy, The Nivel Group, Red Apron, Wind River Brewhouse, Global Technology Solutions, Art Cycle and more.

Helped raise over $3M collectively for Artists for the Cure, The William F. Ryan Community Health Network, One Hundred Black Men, Inc., The Shanghai Museum, Asian American Legal Defense & Education Fund, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Center for Immigrant Rights and the Audubon Society.

Been featured in Society of Illustrators Annual, The Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market, Stephen Romaniello's The Perfect Digital Portfolio, Crain's New York Business, Créme Magazine and Altra Magazine.

Taught design and illustration at the Parsons School of Design and FIT.

Grew up in California, drove cross-country to New York and on an eternal quest to find the best authentic Mexican taco in Manhattan.

At least once a year, I shoot a short film with my friends just for the fun of it.

I organize a volleyball league.

Specialties

  • Graphic Design
  • Branding
  • Website Development
  • Illustration
  • Social Media
  • Publication Design
  • Copywriting
  • Video Production and Comic Book Creation