Jorge Proaño is an Ecuadorian designer, consultant and educator based in New York City. His work explores the influence of the network on the customs of individuals and society.

He believes that by building upon the existing infrastructures of our networked society states, brands and individuals can create wealth and at the same time promote cultural empowerment, critical thinking and self reflection.

His work has been awarded and showcased at the Cannes Lions Awards, the NYC Media Lab summit, South by South West and publications like Time magazine, Wired, Quartz and the BBC.

Jorge holds a masters degree in Design and Technology from Parsons, The New School for Design and is always looking for contribute to education and academia.


Awards

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

  • 2016 - Silver, Promo And Activation for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Short List [3], Direct Marketing for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Short List [2], Media for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Short List, Mobile for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Short List, Entertainment for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2013 - Silver, Radio for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Radio Ambulance. — Maruri Grey
  • 2013 - Bronze, Media for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Radio Ambulance. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Gold, Public Relations for Republic of Ecuador, Yasuni ITT. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Bronze, Media for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Moment of Silence. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Bronze, Direct Marketing for Alzheimer Foundation, Institutional. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Short List, Titanium and Integrated for Republic of Ecuador, Yasuni ITT. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Short List, Direct Marketing for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Moment of Silence. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Short List, Promo And Activation for Emelec Sporting Club, 90 Minutes Card. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Short List, Radio for Nature´s garden, Multicebrina. — Maruri Grey

Festival El Ojo de Iberoamérica

  • 2016 - Gold, Interactive for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Silver, Media for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Silver, Direct for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Silver, Public Relations for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Silver, Public Relations for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Bronze, Content for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Bronze, Direct for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Bronze, Interactive for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2016 - Bronze, Media for 4pelagatos.com, MashiMachine. — Leo Burnett Mexico
  • 2012 - Bronze, Radio for Nature´s garden, Multicebrina. — Maruri Grey
  • 2011 - Short List, Print for Bénédict Schools, Talk like a native. — Maruri Grey
  • 2008 - Short List, Film and Television for Bikestop, Engines. — Publicis
  • 2007 - Short List, Print for Cedenma, Igloo. — Draft FCB

El Sol. Festival Iberoamericano de la Comunicación Publicitaria

  • 2015 - Gold, Innovation for Caçula de Pneus, The Tire Gauge. — Maria São Paulo
  • 2015 - Short List, Public Relations for Veja, Cidade Corrupção. — Maria São Paulo
  • 2015 - Short List, Direct Marketing for Cachaça 51, DJ-51. — Maria São Paulo
  • 2015 - Short List, Mobile and Web for Cachaça 51, DJ-51. — Maria São Paulo
  • 2012 - Bronze, Radio for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Moment of Silence. — Maruri Grey

Festival Iberoamericano de Publicidad (FIAP)

  • 2012 - Gold, Public Relations for Republic of Ecuador, Yasuni ITT. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Gold, Direct Marketing for Alzheimer Foundation, Institutional. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Silver, Mobile for Industrias Lácteas Toni, Parents Detector. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Silver, Radio for Nature´s garden, Multicebrina. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Bronze, Direct Marketing for National Radio Association of Ecuador, Moment of Silence. — Maruri Grey
  • 2012 - Bronze, Promo And Activation for Emelec Sporting Club, 90 Minutes Card. — Maruri Grey
  • 2008 - Bronze, Film and Television for Bikestop, Chavez. — Publicis
  • 2008 - Bronze, Film and Television for Bikestop, Jeque. — Publicis

Festival Internacional de Publicidad Caribe

  • 2013 - Grand Prix, Print for Colineal, Colchones. — Ogilvy & Mather
  • 2012 - Bronze, Print for Fybeca, Play Doh. — Punto 99
  • 2008 - Short List, Film and Television for Bikestop, Engines. — Publicis

Prêmio Colunistas Inovação SP

  • 2015 - Grand Prix, Caçula de Pneus, The Tire Gauge. — Maria São Paulo

Festival Caracol De Plata

  • 2011 - Iberoamerican Recognition for the Social Benefit, Foundation Vicente Sarmiento, Jail. — Maruri Grey

Festival de Publicidad El Condor de Oro

  • 2013 - Gold, Print for Colineal, Colchones. — Ogilvy & Mather
  • 2011 - Grand Prix, Film and Television for La Fabril, Delfin & El Sabroson. — Maruri Grey
  • 2011 - Gold, Internet for Buggatti, Social Look Manager. — Maruri Grey
  • 2011 - Bronze, Public Relations for Foundation Vicente Sarmiento, Jail. — Maruri Grey
  • 2011 - Bronze, Internet for Marathon Sports, Tweettron. — Maruri Grey
  • 2008 - Gold, Film and Television for Bikestop, Engines. — Publicis
  • 2007 - Silver, Print for Respiralab, Sheep. — Koenig & Partners

Municipio del Distrito Metropolitano de Quito

  • 2006 - Official Poster of the 472 anniversary of the city’s establishment.