Group Creative Director / TEAM Enterprises
Leonel Diaz is a creative leader with over 15 years of experience in design, interactive, broadcast production, advertising, marketing and other communications. His work, which is guided by a philosophy of collaborative input with clients and other creatives, is respected throughout South Florida, New York and elsewhere for its eye-catching appeal and smart strategic planning. This kind of praise from clients and peers is what Leo prizes above all else, and yet, his work has also been recognized by the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), The American Advertising Federation (AAF), numerous industry publications, and is part of the permanent collection of distinguished American design at the Library of Congress.
Throughout his career, Leo has earned a reputation as a valued colleague and talented friend. Former clients, co-workers and employers routinely call him “positive,” “dedicated,” “passionate about quality,” “a class act,” “energetic,” “enthusiastic,” “insightful,” “a rare breed of creative,” and “an asset to any organization.” His expertise has touched countless brands across numerous industries, including real estate, travel and tourism, luxury brands, fashion, automotive, arts and entertainment, aviation, education and several charities.
Leo is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University and Miami-Dade College. He also studied with the esteemed Milton Glaserat the School of Visual Arts in New York. He served on the board of AIGA’s Miami Chapter and is actively involved with projects for The Chapel of Light: Temple Israel, The Children’s Psychiatric Center Inc., Shake-a-Leg Miami andReading for the Blind.