2014 to Present

Director of Product – Video
Sr. Product Manager – CNNgo

Built a 25+ people horizontal video team from the ground up to rethink and redefine all video platforms for CNN Digital.

Migrated video encoding and delivery to a modular cloud infrastructure.

Built a user-centric approach for creating future video experiences, capabilities, and infrastructure.

Launched CNNgo TV Apps on Apple, Roku, Fire, Samsung, and Android.

2013 – 2014

Senior UX Lead – Director

Led UX direction, cross-platform ideation for Turner’s new health & wellness brand. Facilitate an agile UX/UI design and development philosophy across internal and external teams.

2010 – 2013

Senior Developer UX/UI

Led UI/UX design, development, technical architecture, development, and implementation of front and back end web products and services for Comcast, CNN, Turner, USA Today, Coca-Cola, Synacor, Kellogg, and AT&T.


Technology Contributor

Recurrent collaborations for CNN en Español’s Technology show Clix about Digital Television, Internet, and Social Media.

2007 – 2011

Experimental TV Lab Manager

Led industry research and next-generation first and second screen prototyping projects for the American Film Institute, Turner, MTV, History Channel, Alcatel-Lucent, and Cisco Systems.

2006, 2007

Broadcast Weather Systems Intern

Deployed new weather graphics solutions using VizRT 3D realtime engine and designed their first SMS integration for broadcast graphics.

2000 – 2005

Senior Web Developer, Projects Leader, Editor

Created, designed, developed, and produced over 50 new web sites for Led multidisciplinary teams of designers, engineers, and journalists.

Implemented and designed first streaming video solution; first online video store; first dynamic election graphics for TV and Web (vizRT), redefined Content Management Systems, and mobile web solutions.

2000 – 2005

Professor, School of Journalism

Taught Interactive Narrative, Online Journalism courses for Journalism Undergraduate and Master’s programs.

Researched the usage of the Internet in Chile as part of the World Internet Project study by USC.


PhD (c) – Digital Media

Master in Science – Digital Media – Computer Science

Communications – Journalism
1993 – 2000


Systems Architecture for Broadcast & Digital Video.
Video encoding, orchestration, and end-user delivery.
Front end and back-end development.

Agile and Cross-Functional approach to Product Management.
HCI oriented and research-backed design philosophy.
Visual and UX design.

Live and Post Video production.
Editorial strategy and curation.