Gabriel Menezes

Angestellt, Lead Creative Director, Joyn GmbH

München, Germany


Art Direction
Motion Graphics
Creative Direction
Corporate Design
After Effects
Art director
Graphic Design
Cinema 4D
Adobe Photoshop
Communication design
Adobe Creative Suite


Professional experience for Gabriel Menezes

  • Current 9 months, since Jan 2023

    Lead Creative Director

    Joyn GmbH
  • Current 4 years and 10 months, since Dec 2018

    Senior Art Director | Moving Media

    Joyn GmbH

    As part of the Creative & Brand team, I helped to shape from scratch Joyn's brand and advertising communication all with a seamless and simultaneous connection to company's culture, vision, mission and values development. Collaborating with art direction, moving media, sound identity as well as tone of voice, always strategically acted either as an internal creative hands-on stakeholder, to collaborating and directing external partners - going from sound agencies to traditional animation creative studios.

  • Current 20 years and 8 months, since Feb 2003

    Art Director & Motion Designer

    Art Direction & Motion Graphics

  • 2 years and 1 month, Dec 2016 - Dec 2018

    Motion Graphics Artist

    Liga 01 Computerfilm GmbH

    As part of the Art Department, I was responsible for a variety of Motion Graphics an Art Direction related projects. Always ready to solve problems with creative solutions, I continuously supported different areas developing creative concepts keeping a constant proactive and strategic mindset.

  • 4 years and 6 months, May 2012 - Oct 2016

    Senior Motion Graphics & Art Direction


    Globosat is the biggest cable channel network in Latin America. My role as a Sr Digital Designer in the Communication and Branding department was to develop shows graphic packages, promos and Channel ID's.

  • 8 years and 11 months, Dec 2007 - Oct 2016

    Lead Motion Designer

    747 Media LLC

    I’ve set up and managed the 747 Media animation/motion graphics team in NYC and then developed a team in Rio de Janeiro/Brasil.

  • 2 years and 2 months, Oct 2008 - Nov 2010

    Senior Motion Designer


    Animoto is a video creation service (online and mobile) that makes it easy and fun for anyone to create and share extraordinary videos using their own pictures, video clips, words and music, with a particular artificial intelligence system. I worked creating different video looks and styles as well as building its animation directory. * Winner of Crunchies Awards 2009 for best design of the year

  • 4 years and 5 months, Jan 2003 - May 2007

    Editor & Motion Designer


    The biggest company in Brazil, Petrobras has an internal TV system, wich cover via streaming all it’ s work places worldwide. Worked developing the looks for its TV shows , and other kind of videos, going to “ quiz” like , to institutional videos. Was also responsible for the internal news – including editing , sound mastering and motion graphics. Also had contact with the production part, achieving experience in shooting and photograpy.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Aug 2001 - Oct 2002

    Editor & Motion Designer


    Worked learning and aplying technics of video editing, compositing and started to deal with motion graphics. Also learned DVD authoring

Educational background for Gabriel Menezes

  • 8 months, Dec 2008 - Jul 2009

    Art Direction

    New York School of Visual Arts

    This is How it is: Designing for the Real World

  • 10 months, Oct 2007 - Jul 2008

    Motion Graphics

    New York School of Visual Arts

    Digital Compositing Workshop

  • 4 years and 1 month, Jan 2002 - Jan 2006

    Graphic Design



  • Portuguese

    First language

  • English


  • German



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