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Alex Manzanares

Alex Manzanares

Senior Project Manager

AKQA

Senior Project Manager at AKQA

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AKQA

Senior Project Manager

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Huge - London

Project Manager

Alex Manzanares was responsible for management and delivery of some of HUGE's largest engagements. In his role, Alex oversaw the day-to-day activities of the account to ensure teams meet the goals of the project, and clients received high-quality deliverables on-time and on-budget. Alex has led a diverse set of programs including site design/build, social, campaigns and mobile solutions for clients including: Samsung, SiriusXM, Target, Unilever and Reuters. Alex relocated from HUGE Brooklyn to the London office in January 2011, bringing with him a deep knowledge of the processes and nuances of HUGE Brooklyn's successful client management style. Prior to HUGE, Alex partnered on the American University redesign project where he attended university.


Relocated from Huge New York to manage Unilever projects and help establish infrastructure in the new office
• Lead £700k programme and day-to-day activities across global and regional accounts
• Partner with brand director and 4 global agencies in localization planning, consulting and risk mitigation for deployment across lead markets
• Develop and manage implementation plans across 10 account workstreams
• Lead kick-off workshops in strategic lead markets
• Interviewed and developed team structure
• Documented business rules and supporting user experience documentation for hand-off
• Launched first site for the office and the brand team leading to greater company and brand visibility

Clients: Unilever: Cif, Knorr

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Huge - New York

Project Manager

• Successfully managed $1MM project on-time and on-budget across branding, site redesign and front-end development
• Expanded account revenue in additional project opportunities
• Mentored associate project manager to own work streams across projects
• Led delivery to meet redesign launch in aggressive 4-month timeline across 20 user experience and design resources

Clients: Samsung, SiriusXM, Target, Reuters, A&E Television Networks’ Biography, NBC’s iVillage, Eggland’s Best, New York Philharmonic and Under Armour

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Huge - New York

Associate Business Strategist

• Implemented company standard reporting process leading to greater visibility of the new business pipeline status and proposal stages
• Oversaw team of 3 in the response, development and closure of new business opportunities

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American University

Business Administration, Marketing