Our Staff


Alfredo Amparan Garza
Partner & Founder

Alfredo is still part of AC&M, but is not involved in the day to day. He currently lives in Houston, running our partner business/client Interbrands among other ventures, but visits us once every couple of months for board meetings and long term planning for the agency.

Jaime Cardenas
CEO & Founder

Jaime started as a mechanical engineer in Mexico, working at Hanes before attending Wake Forest to get his MBA, eventually teaming up with Alfredo to start AC&M. You’ll find Jaime helping with everything from key strategies to client support to ensure everything at AC&M is running smoothly.

Pacino Mancillas
Director of Brand Integration

Pacino joined AC&M as a partner in 2007, bringing years of marketing expertise under his belt. Pacino works to create innovative marketing solutions, helps with client relations, immerses himself in hands-on consumer research, and provides expertise in the world of shopper marketing.


Vicente Navarro
VP of Business Development

Vicente joined us after working with AC&M for over five years as Hispanic Marketing Director at Sports Endeavors. He is truly one of the best connected man in the soccer world, you can ask any brand, media or team about him and they will surely know who you are speaking of!


Manolo Guajardo
Creative Director

Manolo was the first employee at AC&M, working remotely from his beloved Monterrey before we convinced him to move to Charlotte in late 2012. He is our Creative Director, helping us develop exceptional branding and creative work for our clients.


Ignacio Cassinelli
Director of Digital Strategy

Nacho joined us early 2011, moving on to eventually lead our Social Media department and Digital Efforts. As an influential blogger since the age of 18, he brings a fresh and modern approach to Social Media strategies combined with great Soccer knowledge.

Marivi Bryant
Accounts Service & Marketing Director

Named one of the Top 40 Hispanic Leaders under 40 by the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Marivi joined AC&M in 2016. As Accounts Service & Marketing Director, she brings a vast understanding of marketing landscapes and senior leadership to the Accounts Team.