Young Ones Student Awards

The Young Ones competition is one of the most acclaimed advertising, interactive and design student competitions. It has a tradition of excellence dating back to 1986.

2018 Young Ones ADC Category Jury

Elliot Salazar

Senior Designer – Social Media


New York

Elliot Salazar is a Senior Designer at Refinery29, an award-winning digital media and entertainment company, where he oversees the design for R29's social media channels – including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. If you've liked, double tapped, or retweeted a post on one of R29's social feeds then you've probably seen some of his work! Originally from Texas, he studied Design at Texas Tech University and later received his MFA in Design from the School of Visuals Art's Designer as Author & Entrepreneur Program, co-chaired by Lita Talarico and Steve Heller. Most recently he joined the AIGA NY Board of Directors. He does not drink coffee or eat avocados (yeah I know…weird, right?).




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