Meet Nel Santiago: CreativeCOW.net leader
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A Creative Director based out of Dallas, Texas. Nel Santiago has been in the Post Production & Broadcast News Industries for 20 years. A graduate of the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Animation. A father of one and friend to all pug kind.
Nel's News career began as a Designer at the CBS O&O, WFOR in Miami, Florida. Where he picked up the basic skills needed to survive in such a fast paced, unforgiving industry. Looking to hone his craft, Nel moved on to KXAS, the NBC O&O in Dallas, Texas. There he was part of the small group of artists who helped launch the NBC Arthouse. Training designers in News graphics work flow, understanding of News rundowns (iNews), and overall interaction with the News Department.
Nel has managed designers (KSAT), Written, Edited and Produced (KTVT/KTXA) and made sure to put himself in the mix for work normally outside of the typical Broadcast Designer spectrum.
He is currently the creative lead behind PromoHD. Using his skills to create high-end graphics, editing and compositing for many of today's top Cable and Television Networks.