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Art Director • Web and UI/UX Designer • Book Author

I am Dave.

I am an expert in online and television advertising, ad production, and management of a creative team for the campaigns of numerous top brand advertisers.

My Experience

I am an expert in online and television advertising, ad production, and management of a creative team for the campaigns of numerous top brand advertisers.
Graphic Design
Web Design and Development
Video Editing and Animation
Social Media Management
WordPress Design and Development

Heart of Asia

The Heart of Asia Channel for GMA Network, Inc.’s broadcast identity design is a captivating and culturally rich visual experience that reflects the channel’s commitment to showcasing the diverse and vibrant cultures of Asia.

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The Leaves.

The Leaves brand design encapsulates the spirit of the Thai drama, inviting viewers into a world of captivating storytelling, rich cultural heritage, and profound human experiences.

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Art Director • GMA International
GMA Network, Inc.
  • Created storyboards and visual narratives that effectively convey intended messages.
  • Crafted compelling promotional materials to enhance brand visibility and engage the target audience.
  • Designed visually appealing graphics, videos, and animations for diverse marketing campaigns.
2011 - present
Creative Director • The Real Estate Club
Lisa B Pty. Ltd. (Australia)
  • Operated as a remote, off-shore staff member, demonstrating strong self-discipline and adaptability to deliver results independently.
  • Developed, designed, animated, and seamlessly integrated multimedia assets across various platforms, including TV, Print, and the Internet.
2021 - 2022
Creative Director
Pinoflix (Dubai)
  • Demonstrated a keen ability to generate innovative concepts for diverse promotional campaigns and themes on a monthly basis.
  • Maintained a high level of consistency by executing daily uploads of engaging memes and video clips in alignment with the approved monthly theme.
2015 - 2016
UI/UX Designer
Nabo Community (Australia)

• Leading the design of intuitive and visually appealing interfaces for iOS, Android, and web versions of the Nabo Online Community.
• Proficiently designed a wide range of marketing materials, including flyers, brochures, and digital collaterals, to support promotional efforts.

2006 - 2012
Art Director • QTV Channel 11 & GMA News TV
GMA Network, Inc.
  • Played an integral part in the successful launch of QTV Channel 11 in November 2005 and GMA News TV in March 2011, contributing to the foundation and growth of both channels.
  • Led the promotional efforts for high-rated programs, including Pop Star Kids, Kids on Q, Day Off Season 2, The Sweet Life Season 2, QTV Corporate Promos, QTV VJs, and more, achieving remarkable viewership and engagement results.
  • Took charge of shaping the overall visual identity of assigned show promo plugs and print collaterals, aligning them with the editorial lineup to create a consistent and captivating viewer experience.
2004 - 2005
Traffic Scheduler • ABS-CBN Global Ltd.
ABS-CBN Broadcasting, Corp.


2003 - 2005
International Diploma in Computer Studies Major in Multimedia and the Internet
  • Achieved a notable 22nd place ranking in a competitive context within the Philippines, reflecting a high level of proficiency or accomplishment in a particular field or competition.
  • Received official validation and certification from the NCC (United Kingdom), indicating recognition and endorsement of skills, qualifications, or achievements by an internationally recognized institution.
  • Earned validation from the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES), affirming the credibility and authenticity of qualifications or achievements in accordance with established academic standards.
2004 - 2005
Business Administration Major in Information Technology
Thames International Business School


Dave Joseph Santos

Manila, Philippines

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