• Pancho Gonzalez
    Pancho Gonzalez

    Pancho González studied advertising in the “Universidad de Santiago” with additional Business Administration studies, currently coursing an EMBA, Berlin School at Steinbeis University. He has worked in the best Chilean advertising agencies (Ogilvy&Mather, IDB/FCB, Lintas, adn/Y&R, Wunderman, BBDO, RNL) and currently is Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer of Inbrax Chile.

    He has been judge at major worldwide advertising festivals, including Cannes, Art Director’s Club, LIAA, Mobius, Webby Awards, Ad Stars, Grand Jury at Cresta, FIAP, Effie Awards, The New York Festivals, Golden Awards of Montreaux, Mercury Awards, Eagle Awards, El Ojo de Iberoamerica, Bestadsontv and Achap (Chile), among many many others and was the first Chilean to chair the jury of the AME Awards (2009) in New York and teaching at Miami Ad School (2010). He has been speaker in Costa Rica, Brazil, Argentina, Russia, United States, Korea and all Chilean universities that dictate advertising career. Also, Associate Member of IADAS (USA) and Mentor at Red de Mentores (Chile).

    With more than 100 national and international recognitions (Cannes, ADC’s, The New York Festivals, FIAP, Ojo de Iberoamerica, Young Creatives One Show, Effie, Grand Effie, Young Guns, Creativity Awards, Eagle Awards, AdStar, IAB, Achap, Archive, AdAge, Bestadsontv, Caracol de Plata, Mags, Caribe, Premios Queveo) and been director of the Chilean Creative Circle, is one of the most influent creatives in his market. Professor at several universities, active member of ACT (Advertising Community Together), located in the top 10 worldwide creative raking at Bestadsontv (2009-2010-2011) and ranked number 3 overall Chilean creative directors at Lüerzer’s Archive.

    Throughout his career he has worked with brands like Cencosud, Domino’s Pizza, 3M, Jumbo Hypermarkets, Duracell, Sony Ericsson, BancoEstado, Amnesty International, Natura, Movistar, Blockbuster, Publimetro, Unilever, KFC, British Airways, Bata, Tramontina and Parmalat, among others.

    This year: He was invited to be jury at Webby Awards (USA), Mercury Awards (China), Cresta Awards Grand Jury (USA), Avonni (Chile), Final Jury at Festival of Media Global (USA), Creativity Awards (USA) and speaker at Commercial Association of Maranhão, Brazil.