An independent consultant, coach, and trainer, Antonio is the founder of Akrobatas, provider of “creative empowerment tools” for individuals and organizations. He is committed to the creation of “a world that people want to belong to” across cultures.
His training programs focus on diverse subject matters like Storytelling, Public Speaking, Generative Visual Expression, Body Language, and Emotional Intelligence.
A native of Pachuca, Mexico, Antonio is a Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) a certified Generative Coach and Success Factor Modeling Consultant. He has degrees in Communication Sciences, a Masters in Film Studies, Scriptwriting, and Documentary Film. Antonio is fully fluent in English, French, and Spanish, he can discuss pasta in Italian, and order a beer in German.
He is also an accomplished cartoon artist and has co-authored four books, illustrated numerous presentations, created animated videos. He offers his services as an illustrator and graphic facilitator under the brand “Antoons”.
Antonio’s collaboration with internationally recognized trainer Robert Dilts hast been published in the books “Next Generation Entrepreneurs”, and “Generative Collaboration” the first 2 volumes of a 3 book series. The next volume will be entitled “Conscious Leadership and Resilience”.
In May 2015 Antonio achieved first place in the Toastmasters International District 59 (South-West Europe) International Speech Contest in Portugal and was a semifinalist in the World Championship of Public Speaking in Las Vegas.
In October 2015 Antonio was invited to deliver his speech “The Mirror” in French for TEDx Clermont Ferrand. Since then, he has participated as a keynote speaker opening events in Moscow, Prague and London.