Kakuei Araral

Kakuei Araral

Volunteer Work

2008 Creative Consultant, lookingforgod.com

2008 Creative Consultant, theedgeradio.net/wordforyoutoday

2007 Online Judge, ruckusnation.com2007 Online Volunteer, nabuur.com2006 Acting Lead, ‘Godspell' LKD- Performing Arts Center Foundation/Victory Davao2006 Designer, Davao Museum Foundation Inc2006 Designer, 6th World Christian Gathering of Indigenous Peoples (WCGIP)2006 Creative director, art director, copywriter, ‘Rockoustic’2005-2006 Designer, Musician, Kid's Teacher and Usher, Victory Davao

Work Experience

1993-2007 Owner, KakueiDesign

  • delivered strategic value to clients with innovative design as value differentiator

2006 Visual Designer, Fresh Studio Innovations Asia Inc

  • optimized and realigned internal and external marketing/corporate/brand communications

2002-2003 Art Director, Casa Grafica Corp

  • concepted creatives and big picture ideas for events, franchise companies and advocacy

2001 Lead Web/Multimedia Developer, Devco Philippines Inc

  • led design of interactive/web/print projects and marketing/corporate/brand communications

2000 Web Designer, Asia Online Philippines, Ltd

  • designed websites for Forbes top 100 Philippine companies including keynote for Mr. Fernando Zobel de Ayala, COO of Ayala Corporation at the Asian Shopping Malls conference 2000

2000 Trainor, Asia Online Academy Philippines

  • led courses as Adobe® Certified Expert using Adobe Creative Producer Track module

1999 Consultant, Bureau of Agricultural Research, Department of Agriculture Philippines

  • optimized corporate communications and website design document

1997 Visualizer, AMA-DDB Needham Worldwide Philippines

  • concepted and designed creatives and directed photo shoots for local and global brands

1996 Designer, Cityneon Displays and Construction Sdn Bhd

  • concepted and designed creatives for print and outdoor for local and global brands


  • 13 years diverse experience in integrated marketing communications consulting, 8 Internet-focused
  • Bachelor of Advertising Fine Arts, University of Santo Tomas, Manila
  • Excellent presentation skills as Adobe® Certified Expert and theater actor
  • Trained in leadership from EveryNation Leadership Institute, online community builder and volunteer


Seeking strategic creative leadership position in global innovation-driven enterprise to help design best-of-breed Digital/Online/Internet Strategy that engage, empower and enable realtionships and build loyal communities




2000 - Present

Adobe Certified Expert

Adobe Systems