Head of creative and production, Affinita was nominated for her work with the Make Time to Play campaign. She was praised for her dedication and attention to detail when creating the ads and idents.
The Disney team worked with the BTHA to come up with new look ads last year to promote the benefits of play, as well as giving airtime to boost the campaign.
Affinita originally joined Disney in the summer of 2013, before taking on her current role in September 2014.
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