And an unwavering commitment
to deliver exceptional creativity,
marketing, and web design that allows
our clients to stand out in
a market saturated with sameness.
to deliver creativity,
marketing, and design
that stands out
in a market saturated
AKA “El Presidente” - Gonzalo Alatorre is credited with discovering the Rolling Stones 40 years after everyone else.
Gonzalo is an award-winning creative director, TEDx speaker, Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics logo creator, and recipient of the lifetime achievement award in applied arts award by the Government of Mexico.
Gonzalo also studied graphic design at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City and a BSc in Mathematics and Evolutionary Biology from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.
As a Creative Director, Gonzalo has a relentless commitment to our client’s vision and business objectives.
Gonzalo also makes sure every day to empower the Etude team to not only realize their potential but build the confidence needed to tackle ever more complex projects, build productive working relationships with clients, and exceed all expectations.
Gonzalo is an aspiring naturalist with a fascination for the wind; he apparently does like some country music after all, especially if it has banjo in it. Gonzalo is still dreaming of dropping the word “yonder” into a conversation properly.
A former semi-pro baseball player and an enduring fan, Ben is best defined as calm, committed, and constantly smiling.
Ben brings purpose to our creative team and clarity to our clients.
He is a graduate of Humber College’s Graphic Design program, The Audio Recording Academy, and Western University. Before moving to Vancouver, he worked at studios in Toronto, crafting impactful visual identities and communications for an eclectic mix of clients.
Now, you’ll find him obsessing over user flows, HSB colours, and vertical spacing in an effort to ensure his UX and UI designs provide the friendliest of online experiences.
Ben likes to think of himself as well-rounded, but with a real fondness for local craft beer, he’s found himself becoming… well… rounder…
Kevin under promises and over-delivers. A natural talent for turning complex problems into simple solutions.
Kevin has developed close to 100 websites, intranets and interactive solutions for many industries. With management roles and as a senior consultant, he’s exceptionally versed in open-source web technologies, usability and security.
With a natural talent for turning complex problems into simple solutions, Kevin ensures clients enjoy and benefit from stable, secure and healthy websites.
His colleagues suspect that he dreams in astronomical numbers and knows the right question to the answer 42. Some say that he also does not know the meaning of the sentence “can’t program this that you are asking.”
The developer of our dreams. Brent has never been stumped by an idea, and how to make it work in CSS.
Brent is a seasoned, award-winning web developer with experience on 100+ websites of varying degrees of complexity demonstrates strong experience in web coding, team collaboration, client service and project management of complex, built-from-scratch websites that maximize user experience.
Brent combines technical precision with a fresh, creative approach while pushing the boundaries of “the typical” to customize websites that best meet the goals of each project.
While Brent uses frontier technology to build websites, he’s a Luddite at heart and needs coworkers’ help to load a GIF in Slack – rumour has it that others in the office do as well; they are just ashamed to own it.
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