FILM, PRINT & DIGITAL CRAFT
Founder and Producer
He is a native Colombian and has been in the film and journalism fields for over twenty-five years. Alex is an award-winning documentary director whose work has been shown internationally. In Colombia, he worked as a producer and documentary director at TelePacifico. Although his work covered diverse areas concerning the lives of Colombians, much of it centered on indigenous and Afro-Colombian communities in order to raise awareness about their lives, perspectives, and hopes for the future. After moving to the US, Alex created Intercultural Productions as a way to break down barriers between different cultures and groups of people and use communications tolls for promoting equity and understanding.
Alex holds a deep appreciation for diverse cultures and social issues and it permeates through everything he does.
Alex holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Universidad del Valle in Colombia and a Masters of Communication and Education from Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, in Spain. He has taught Hispanic culture at the High School and University.
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After studying in Germany and the US, Michael Meier worked as an economics journalist in London before becoming a PR officer for a large Swiss electronics group.
In 1989 he met Eugen Schindler and Jean-Claude Parent, the founders of the advertising agency Schindler Parent, which he subsequently joined as Group Head Copywriting and quickly moving on to become consultant and managing director.
Today, Michael Meier is the sole MD of Schindler Parent, with offices in Meersburg and Pforzheim and one of 4 shareholders in the company.
Michael Meier has been president oft he international agency Network E3 for 7 years. Further, he has won many national and international awards.
Founder & Punk Rocker
Manu has spent more than 12 years creating ideas and strategies for brands of all industries. He has worked in TV networks, as well as in the best Mexican Ad Agencies.
His projects have reached all the regions of Latin America and Hispanic market. Today he is in charge of London Mexico, a creative services business specialized
in all kind of contents for brands and TV networks.
He believes that people has the power to make stronger anything, that’s why Power to the People is his philosophy as in the work as in the life.
Alan Suarez was born in Mexico City and grew up in Los Angeles. He is the founder and CEO of Wabi Productions with offices in Mexico, USA, and Spain. Wabi productions was recently named best Mexican Production Company 2017 at Ojo de Iberoamerica Festival.
Alan has produced campaigns for major brands globally, such as PepsiCo, GM, Nissan, Citi, among many others. Has won awards at festivals such as Cannes, Fiap, Ojo de Iberoamerica, Shots, Ciclope and many more.
Alan has also produced documentaries, features films and short films. His last documentary “The Man Who Saw Too Much” won many awards internationally and was the first documentary to win 2 Ariels in Mexico City (the biggest Festival in Mexico).