Michael Pantoja Joins The Halo Group as Senior Art Director

Jun 23, 2010, 14:27 ET from The Halo Group

NEW YORK, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Halo Group, a marketing communications and branding agency, announced today the appointment of Michael Pantoja as Senior Art Director.  An award-winning Art Director, Pantoja brings 15 years experience in the creative field of graphic and web design, print and online direction to the role.

"Michael is an amazing talent that will bolster the integrated skills of our team of highly skilled creative minds," said Linda Passante, CEO of The Halo Group.

Prior to joining The Halo Group, Pantoja held Senior Art Director positions at global agencies where he conceptualized, designed and executed online and print collaterals for campaigns and promotional advertising.  His notable clients have included Del Monte, Starkist, Pepperidge Farm, Dove, Campbell's Soup, Kodak and Coca-Cola.

"The Halo Group is one of the most creative branding and marketing communications agencies around," said Pantoja. "I look forward to working with a select group of the brightest talents in the business."

Pantoja has been honored with numerous industry awards including a Gold Award for Best Overall Campaign for HSBC's Red MasterCard and a Silver Award for Best Marketing Campaign for Wella Philippines.

About The Halo Group, Inc.

Founded in 1994, The Halo Group is an independent marketing communications and branding agency, specializing in the education, financial, travel/tourism and consumer products industries.  Halo brings together a roundtable of seasoned marketing, branding, creative, traditional, digital and mobile advertising, public relations and social media experts to work with a select group of international clients. Halo has been honored with more than 250 industry awards. Visit www.thehalogroup.net for more information.

SOURCE The Halo Group