ailen garcia

ailen garcia

Tampa, FL, US



My name is Ailen Gorrita, born in the beautiful country of Cuba. Moved to the United States at the age of 12 where I began my studies and discovered my passion for art, architecture and design. My educational background started at the University of Florida with a Bachelors in Design of Architecture then proceeded to acquire a Masters in Architecture at Washington University in St.Louis. Throughout my six years in school I have done a variety of projects, ranging from designing parks, kinetic imaging videos, to free-hand abstract art. I am a highly personable and outgoing individual seeking to provide exceptional design services and highest standard of care. I work well individually as well as with others.
Have great team building and interpersonal skills with an aptitude for building rapport with a diverse range of customers, clients, and co-workers. I possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, and also high attention to detail. I consider myself highly creative and innovative with aim to further the image and design of companies while maintaining a balanced budget and working with speed and consistency.



Florida Medical Specialists, Sarasota, Multi-Media Designer

Designed Marketing Campaign “You-Centric Medical Home.” Created web and print media such as logos, business cards, banners, flyers, brochures, t-shirts, as well as develop Google analytics and SEO reports to develop marketing strategies. Also designed animation videos, patient stories, among other needed job tasks & worked with its subsidiary companies.

Mar 2013 - Oct 2013

Starr Sanford Design Associates, Architectural Intern

Developed website and marketing materials among coworkers. Produced graphic renderings for residential, commercial and neighborhood designs.

May 2008 - Aug 2008


Washington University in St.Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US/ danforth campus , MArch, Architecture

-Advanced Design Traveling Studio: Sao Paolo, Brazil [Fall 2010]
-Bestiari Studio: Barcelona, Spain[Study Abroad [Summer 2011]
-Kinetic Image/Digital Video: Video Installations [Fall 2011]

May 2010 - May 2012

University of Florida, gainesville, fl, BArch, architecture

- Top 10 Pin up design board
- Hispanic Heritage Month; Graphic Designer
- Pride Awareness Month; Director of Advertising
- Pride Student Union; Marketing Director

May 2005 - May 2009

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