Alejandro Franceschi


- Bilingual/Literate/Fluent: English/Spanish; additional proficiency in Portuguese

- B.S. in Media Arts and Animation (2001, Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA).

- M.F.A. Candidate in Visual Effects, (present, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA, USA).

- 2005: "Emerging Artist of the Year" grant from the Cultural Board of the State of Florida.

- 2006: Founded Tempest Digital, Inc.; private freelance

- 2007: Emmy - Outstanding Children's TV Programming: Series "It's the Write Time" (sic)

- 2008: Platinum AVA, awarded by the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (A.M.C.P.).

- 2009: Top #5 Comedy Podcast of 2008 as judged & awarded by (in my first year); over 75k+ monthly hits through social, & 2.2 million+ unique video views.

- 2011: Joined GLAAD as a Leadership Council Member; San Francisco;

- 2012: Created foundational 'in-house' multimedia department for Fortune 500 company Kendall-Jackson; and its successful sustainability social media promotion.

- Art Director, Multimedia Creative, and Technical Consultant

- Developed multi-lingual, multimedia content for global brands in TV (series, soaps, features & commercials), Studio Motion Pictures, and New Media (web, social media, and mobile) for every platform and device.

- Clients have included: Microsoft, Kendall-Jackson, Maybelline, Jakks-Pacific, Suzuki, Disney & Marvel, Saban Entertainment Group, V.E.E. Entertainment Group (which showcases Jim Henson's Muppets in stage productions), The Muscular Dystrophy Association, State Farm Insurance, Legend 3D, and more.

- International (and domestic) clients, please feel open to use VOIP or video-conference with me with via SKYPE. My handle is: Alejandro_Franceschi

- As an open net-worker, I appreciate connecting virtually with persons from all industries, all over the world. If in San Francisco & would like to arrange a personal meeting, please contact me at: Tempes