Investor / Consultant / Entrepreneur
Arturo is the founder of AIE Creative, a company recently created to provide immersive experiences to a highly curated selection of brands looking for unique ways to connect with diverse customers. Previously the CMO for Latin America for Apple, he was responsible for Marketing Communications, Corporate Communications, Product Marketing, Education Content, Enterprise Marketing, and Developer Relations across all 38 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with special focus on Brasil, Mexico, Colombia, and Chile. He has also worked as the Vice President of Global Marketing for Nike Basketball and was responsible for crafting the voice of Nike Basketball as well as the communications, public relations, events, retail, digital, E-commerce and creative strategies. He developed campaigns and branding for Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Paul George. Before coming to Nike, he spent seven years working at the NBA, and other marketing roles for leading companies like Diageo (Louis Vuitton, Moet Hennessy, and United Distillers JV), Colgate Palmolive (the U.S. and Costa Rica), and PepsiCo Restaurants International (the Caribbean and Central America).
A native of Harlem, New York and son of Venezuelan and Cuban parents, Nunez attended Florida A&M University, where he studied Business Administration and Economics. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese and resides in Pinecrest, Florida with his wife Ana, son Marcelo and daughter Karina. In his spare time, he collects art, DJ’s and is a member of a number of groups with the mission of helping others realize their dreams, including Summit Series, Conversations in The Park, and the New Fania Collective.