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Jimmie Aguirre Edit Profile

Creative director

Jimmie Aguirre, American creative director. Recipient ADDY Best of Show award Center Louisiana Ad Club, 1987, 88, Award of Excellence Becket Paper Co, 1988, ADDY Ad Club of N. Orleans, 1981. Firefighter St. George Fire Department, Baton Rouge, 1977-1982; emergency medical tech Baton Rouge Fire Department, 1980-1982. Member Center Louisiana Ad Club., Cattleman's Association.

Background

Aguirre, Jimmie was born on June 17, 1953 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of Don Verdugo and Miyoko (Ito) Aguirre.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Louisiana State University, 1975.

Career

Artist H.J. Wilson, Inc., Baton Rouge, 1975-1976. Designer, mechanical artist Herbert S. Benjamin & Associates, 1976-1977. Graphic designer Root & Associates, 1977-1978.

Art director The Mabyn Kean Agency, 1978-1983. Creative director Ken Juneau & Associates, Alexandria, Louisiana, 1983-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Creative director Farm Bureau Insurance Print/television, 1987-1989. Art director United Co-life Insurance Print/television, 1978-1983. Graphic designer Barq's Rootbeer, 1978.

Membership

Firefighter St. George Fire Department, Baton Rouge, 1977-1982. Emergency medical tech Baton Rouge Fire Department, 1980-1982. Member Center Louisiana Ad Club., Cattleman's Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, music, photography, hunting.

Connections

Married Tina Marie Simonelli, December 27, 1975. Children: Layla Marie, James Austin.

father:
Don Verdugo Aguirre

mother:
Miyoko (Ito) Aguirre

spouse:
Tina Marie Simonelli

children:
Layla Marie Aguirre

James Austin Aguirre