marita.soto@punctum.com.ar
MARITA SOTO
Founding partner. Semiologist. 25 years of experience in branding and communication. She has developed a semiotic theoretical matrix of proven conceptual efficacy for the analysis of organizations, their brands and their communications. She is a professor and researcher at Universidad Nacional de las Artes (UNA), and at Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) among others.
paula.magarinos@punctum.com.ar
PAULA MAGARIÑOS
Culturalist. Founding partner. Specialist in social research methodology and gender perspective. Her research interests range from gender issues, consumption as social practice, communication, and branding to public opinion. She teaches Consumer Behavior in Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Social Research Tools and Techniques, and Research Projects Design at Universidad Nacional de las Artes (UNA.)
valeria.bonafede@punctum.com.ar
VALERIA BONAFEDE
Sociologist. One-of-a kind in fieldworking. She works on purchase processes and mass consumptions. She also specializes in productive and industrial sectors brands and products.
sergio.ramos@punctum.com.ar
SERGIO RAMOS
Semiologist. He works on communication problems and cultural objects. He has conducted semiotic studies for more than 15 years. He holds a Masters Degree in Communication and Culture. He is a lecturer at Universidad de Buenos Aires and Universidad Nacional de las Artes.
wendy@punctum.com.ar
WENDY MENDEZ CASARIEGO
Specialist in communication and branding. She has 20 years of experience in marketing, advertising, and mass consumption brands and products. She specializes in thinking up innovative concepts for brands, products, actions and programs.
gabriela.moiguer@punctum.com.ar
GABRIELA MOIGUER
She studied Combined Arts. Film and theatre director. She works on research projects that require gender perspective. We also collaborate as an assistant teacher in Consumer Behaviour at Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA).
marcela.grinszpun@punctum.com.ar
MARCELA GRINSZPUN
Sociologist (UBA), with graduate studies in Analysis of Statistical Information. She teaches both undergraduate and graduate Statistics and Social Research Methodology courses. She is also a researcher in diverse academic research projects and examiner of project impact and social programs. She has wide experience research design, quantitative data analysis and data processing.
fsuenzo@punctum.com.ar
FACUNDO SUENZO
Holds a degree in Communication from Universidad de San Andrés (UdeSA) and is currently studying for a Master’s degree in Culture Sociology and Cultural Analysis at Instituto de Altos Estudios Sociales of Universidad Nacional de San Martín (IDAES-UNSAM). Is widely experienced in marketing and digital business for multinational corporations (Nestle and L’Oréal) and is a professor at Universidad de San Andrés (UdeSA). Presently coordinates the Media and Society Center of San Andres and Northwestern Universities. Interests range from new technologies to cultural processes.
karinaw@punctum.com.ar
KARINA WROBLEWSKI
Holds a degree in Communication Sciences from Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA). Specialized in cultural management with vast experience in cultural and communication projects: graphics, audiovisuals, and digital presentations. Designs and develops formats and contents for young publics. Studies the ways girls and boys experience screens and create narrations.
julieta.steimberg@punctum.com.ar
JULIETA STEIMBERG
Photographer. Obtained her training in workshops with renowned photographers, Photojournalists and contemporary photography editors. Photojournalists and contemporary photography editors. Exhibited her works in Argentina and abroad in both individual and collective samples. At present she works as a documentary and ethnographic photographer for research studies at Universidad Nacional de las Artes (UNA), for the Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciencia y Técnica Project (UBACyT) as well as for private companies. Conducts photography and photographic narrative courses at Universidad Nacional de Artes, Crítica de Artes (Art Critic Department) and at Curaduría de las Artes (Arts Curating Department).
caro.steeb@punctum.com.ar
CAROLINA STEEB
She holds a degree in Communications from Universidad de San Andrés, and a Drama degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires. A keen observer, she is permanently searching for new ways to approach her objects. She writes theater plays and poetry; and also practices yoga, which gives her balance between creativity and method.
julieta.izarrualde@punctum.com.ar
JULIETA IZARRUALDE
She administers and manages Punctum’s projects.

COLLABORATIONS

SILVIA SÁNCHEZ
Qualitative and quantitative fieldwork services. 23 years of experience as field director. She works in partnership with Punctum team since the launching of its activities in 2003.
FEROZ VISUAL STUDIO
Graphic Design Studio led by Mercedes Moltedo. They design presentations and other graphic materials for Punctum, providing visuals for all types of information. web → www.feroz.com.ar
IRINA GÓMEZ ALBARRACÍN AND MARIANO MASERA:
Irina and Mariano are Image and Sound Designers from University of Buenos Aires. They are experts in visual sripts and audiovisual production, filming and post-production. Since 2010, they have done regularly works related to social, market and public opinion research, specializing in audiovisual reports.