Carmelo Rivera supports the digital marketing initiatives at TEDCO’s marketing and communications department. His expertise is in creative direction, art direction, and visual design. Carmelo brings over 10 years of digital design & marketing experience and has had the honor to work with great clients from Marriott, PayPal, Venmo, Avis Budget, Air National Guard, and the Army National Guard.
Before joining TEDCO, Carmelo’s design career started back in 2006 at Bowie State University, which is also the college he attended. Carmelo started as an intern and was brought on full-time as a web designer, then promoted to an assistant director of creative services for the in-house marketing team. After Bowie State he moved on to LMO advertising. During his time there he worked on various types of digital projects such as websites, app designs, and augmented reality experiences. After LMO, Carmelo moved on to PayPal. He started at PayPal on the North American marketing team but after a year there he was moved to the Global Brand Marketing team. The majority of his work focused on North American campaigns, and projects for EMEA and Australia.