Meet our Management Team:
Our Management Team is a group of international talents from across the globe. Our leaders have vast experience in diverse digital fields and have strong track records of success. Collectively, they complement each other and all share the same entrepreneurial mindset.
Ferdinand GutierrezFounder, CEO
With 15 years of international management experience, Ferdinand has forged a career as a proven results-driven leader in through the line marketing and media. By continually evolving his capabilities to match new technology and trends he has been able to stay ahead of the curve with a consumer-first focus while working with some of the world’s most exciting brands.
After a successful run in traditional media, he shifted his focus in 2005 to commit to a career in digital. During his tenure, Ferdinand has grown to become a regional leader in digital marketing. Tasked with developing capabilities throughout SEA for New Media (Full Service Regional Digital Agency Start-Up) and Neo@Ogilvy (WPP Digital Media Agency), Ferdinand has lead over 200 Digital Professionals and has delivered over 60M USD in revenue.
With a passion for gaming and the desire to build consumer-centric digital products, Ferdinand founded Sandbox in July 2010. With an international team of 20 talented individuals, Stylista will be launched in early 2012.
When he's done playing superman for the business, Ferdinand is cheering the NY Knicks and has more songs in his itunes than our entire team together.
Jon LorCo-Founder, Head of Studio
Jon's career has spanned from New York to Hong Kong, Singapore and Thailand. He's worked for marketing agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, Kirshenbaum Bond, and Avenue A/Razorfish managing blue chip accounts for 8+ years. Having been with the founding team at Avenue A, Jon has helped successfully exit the business to Microsoft in 2006. He has also built a series of apps with Ralph Lauren, Yahoo, and BMW that have won multiple MIXX awards for digital marketing & demand generation campaigns. He has served as an adviser to multiple young businesses across New York City via Morgan Stanley's start-up program and has helped brands successfully market and launch their product lines.On the lighter side, Jon is an avid gamer and a hardcore enthusiast when it comes to anything with wheels.
Kittitouch SachdevHead of Game Development
Kittitouch joins us with a wealth of experience in the technology sector. Being the technical lead, Kittitouch was the architect behind building many of the systems for established clients such as Adidas, Canon, and Universal Music. As Sandbox's technology guru, he's able to take his team from conception through deployment & has led several successful development projects with Hewlett-Packard and drove the QA and deployment for True.
When he's not kicking our tech team's butt into shape, he's busy refining his extensive collection of Apple gadgets and computers (which he has had since the Apple ][ days).
Zac AlcampoHead of Game Design
Zac’s game design career started in 2005 with 7 years experience working for established game developers, Microsoft and Activison. Having designed multiple AAA titles, Zac has always led a hybrid role dividing his time from game design through character development with influence in titles such as “Too Human” and ” X-Men destiny”. He also was the face of Activision leading the PR push of their global campaign.
Zac ended up in Sandbox after backpacking around Asia, if he is not seen flexing his muscles in the fighter ring you will most likely find him working his out-of-the-world dance moves on the floor.