“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”
– Mahatma Gandhi
Ramon is a seasoned marketing and design professional who is passionate about building communities. As a creative, has worked for advertising agencies, non-profit organizations, technology start-ups, financial services companies and publishers. He is an accomplished graphic artist and published writer. For nine years, he ran Fresh Concentrate, his own graphic design company that specialized in multicultural marketing.
Ramon has taught at the university level and has also been featured by Crain’s New York Business, Entrepreneur Magazine, Society of Illustrators West Annual, Artists’ Market and Smart Networking. He has served on the board of directors for the American Marketing Association and the National Minority Business Council, and was an ambassador for the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce. He has been an instructor for the Workshop in Business Opportunities, The Parsons School of Design and now teaches website development and marketing at SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology where he also organizes FIT’s Diversity Comic Con.