Michelle Perez Kenderish
Creative Strategist / Co-Founder
Creatives Mean Business
Michelle Pérez Kenderish is a communications and creative strategy consultant. Her expertise is in designing messages that connect and engage people to ideas in a meaningful way by integrating strategic business thinking and a strong aesthetic and creative viewpoint, into cohesive media across platforms.
An advocate and creative community catalyst in Puerto Rico, where she served on the Council for the Creative Industries, Michelle has dedicated the last three years to leading a design development initiative as the founder of Puerto Rico Diseña. Her career is distinguished by a unique combination of disciplines from International Development to Television Entertainment having worked for the Inter-American Development Bank, the Multilateral Investment Fund, and for media giants HBO and Discovery Networks.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Latin American Studies from Boston University, a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in International Marketing from Thunderbird, The School of Global Management and has completed design studies at the Corcoran School of Art+Design, New York University and the Parson’s School of Design.