Juan received his design degree from the California College of Arts in San Francisco. His career started as an Art Director at Razorfish before moving to Draft FCB, both in San Francisco, and his latest move was to New York at Saatchi & Saatchi, HUGE and Pereira & O'Dell and now he is an Executive Creative Director in Havas Germany. Juan’s background is in illustration and design, and he’s been recognized for his work by various organizations: American Association of Advertising Agencies, Art Director’s Club 87th Annual Awards, Adobe Design Achievement Awards, Communication Arts, Print Magazine, SFMOMA and HOW International Design Annual Outstanding Achievement Winner. He also has experience working in film, and has received the following awards: Adobe Reel Idea Studio - Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival (second best short film documentary), Typophile Film Festival - (best typographic film), Adobe Reel Idea Studio - Cannes Film Festival (prestigious film documentary) and others. Juan spends his free time illustrating, where his work has been featured in publications such as The New York Times, WIRED Magazine, San Francisco Magazine, Society of Illustrators - Illustrators 51 Annual, and others.