Ana Cecília Americano is a communications professional with broad experience in both corporate communications and journalism. She was the PayPal account manager for two years as a part of MSL GROUP. In Telefônica, she was the External Communications Manager; she was also communications adviser for CGEE (Brasília) and lead Ketchum Estratégia agency’s Oracle account for three years. Besides that, she has worked in prominent positions for the newspapers Gazeta Mercantil (in two different occasions) and for O Estado de São Paulo, as well as for the Pequenas Empresas Grandes Negócios magazine, covering Economy, Business and Information and Communication Technologies (ITCs).
An architect graduate from the Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo – USP, she has been in the communications and design area since 1996. As a graphic designer in the branding, editorial projects and marketing activities areas, she has developed and implemented projects to many clients, such as Hospital Albert Einstein and Saint Gobain. She was the art director for the book “Prado, História e Natureza”. Focusing on the editorial sector, she was responsible for the development and implementation of magazines and corporate catalogs for companies such as Natura, OHL and Sodexo.
A journalist for over 30 years, he has worked for many media outlets, such as O Globo, Folha de S. Paulo, Exame, Brasil Online, Balanço Financeiro, Diário Popular, Diário do Povo (Campinas) e A Tribuna (Santos). He has authored many books, among them, “Fundação Faculdade de Medicina – 20 anos a serviço da saúde” (FFM, 2006) and “A voz do empresariado na previdência fechada – História da Associação dos Fundos de Pensão de Empresas Privadas – APEP” (APEP, 2009 e 2014). Between 2014 and 2016, he was responsible for the assignments, verification, writing and editing of the Anuário da Câmara Brasil-Israel de Comércio e Indústria. He currently dedicates himself to producing journalistic texts and to developing sporting and corporate memory projects.
Has worked in communications for 25 years in the states of São Paulo, Ceará, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro and Brasília, in Brazil. She was the press officer at Sebrae Nacional, Civil Aviation National Agency and TIM in the Northeast. She developed communication projects in conferences such as Expo Milano. In media companies, she covered economics in O Povo, Jornal da Tarde and Diário do Grande ABC newspapers, as well as in magazines specialized in logistics, retail market and automation. Besides communication strategies and contents, she has been working with management indicators for better results. Her professional background includes the New York Program in Corporate Communications, in the USA; the Fellowship Program of the Foreign Press Center, in Japan; Corporate Indicators, in Mexico; and an MBA in Corporate Communications Management.