Photograph by Andrés Zavaleta
July 2021.

Joaquín Fernández Esquivel

About him

Joaquin is a Mexican creative professional and entrepreneur with 20 years of experience in Latin America and the USA, he’s devoted to developing talent both in artists and executives, tasks he has executed for the companies he has worked in Los Angeles and Mexico City. He founded Chinelo, a small ad agency in 2011 where he also works with international brands. He is a big believer in teamwork and efficiency in the creative field.

Records he’s worked on from 2001 to date

About Chinelo

Chinelo is a small creative shop in Mexico founded in 2011 serving clients in the CPG and music industries for Latin America and the US Latino markets, It provides solutions in 3 main fields: Digital, Design, and PR. It is currently formed by an international team of 7 people.

Feel free to visit Chinelo!

Professional

Founder
Chinelo

Mexico City / 2011 – current

A&R / Online Strategies
Warner Music México

Mexico City / 2003 – 2010
*Signed Jesse & Joy

Recording & Mixing Engineer
Backroom Studios

Glendale, CA / 2000 – 2003

Education

ITAM

Mexico City / 2016
Entrepreneurship

Centro

Mexico City / 2007
Digital Image

UCLA

Los Angeles, CA / 2000 – 2003
Music Business

Los Angeles Recording School

Hollywood, CA / 2000
Recording Engineering

About Chinelo

Chinelo is a small creative shop in Mexico founded in 2011 serving clients in the CPG and music industries for Latin America and the US Latino markets, It provides solutions in 3 main fields: Digital, Design, and PR. It is currently formed by an international team of 15 people.

Feel free to visit Chinelo!

Professional

Founder
Chinelo

Mexico City / 2011 – current

A&R / Online Strategies
Warner Music México

Mexico City / 2003 – 2010
*Signed Jesse & Joy

Recording & Mixing Engineer
Backroom Studios

Glendale, CA / 2000 – 2003

Education

ITAM

Mexico City / 2016
Entrepreneurship

Centro

Mexico City / 2007
Digital Image

UCLA

Los Angles, CA / 2000 – 2003
Music Business

Los Angeles Recording School

Hollywood, CA / 2000
Recording Engineering

Lectures
2011
UIA

Music Biz

2012
ITESM

Music Biz

2013
SAE

Music Biz

2014
LARS

Music Biz

2015
ITESM

CDMX + MTY
Music Biz

2019
UNAM

PR Biz