Emanuele Del Rosso is an Italian brand and communication specialist, digital marketer, editorial cartoonist and illustrator. He was born in Trento (Italy) in 1986.
He studied modern and contemporary Italian and world literature in Milan and Trento, before graduating in Journalism at the University of Groningen.
At the moment he is his own intern, at his company DelRosso Studio.
As an editorial cartoonist
Ema publishes his illustrations on several online magazines and newspapers around the world. Among them: the Leiden University Newspaper ‘Mare’, the environmental magazine ‘Renewable Matters’, the French economic magazine Alternatives Economiques and the Courrier International.
Since 2016, he has been member of Cartoon Movement, one of the most important publishing platforms for high quality political cartoons and comics journalism – for which he also works as freelance social media manager.
In September 2018 he won the second prize of the political cartoons contest ‘Libex 2018‘. In the same month he has also entered the best 100 Dutch cartoons of 2018 list within the ‘Inktspotprijs‘ contest and won the Italian ‘Strike‘ contest for young talents. In September 2019 he won the second prize of the Inktspotprijs 2019.
In January 2020 he was invited to be Preparatory Committee Chairman of the first edition of European Cartoon Award, newly created section of the European Press Prize. Since October 2020, he has been member of the French editorial cartoonists association Cartooning for Peace.
His work is distributed internationally by CartoonArts International, GoComics and Andrews McMeel Universal.
As a designer and brand specialist
Ema has been working on small design projects since the beginning of his career, and is now offering his knowledge on brand and graphic design to companies that need a do-over or want to strengthen their visual and conceptual image.
His latest project is the development of a new brand identity of the Dutch NGO TRY – The Red Yarn.
He is also specializing in brand design, that is, working not only on the visual components that make a brand thrive, but also on teaching companies how to tell their story right, and how to tell it to the right public, at the right time, in the right… you got the concept!
As a digital marketer
Ema’s latest employer was Dashmote, an AI services startup for which he worked as content marketer. He likes to draw funnels, create appealing content and implement it into digital marketing campaigns that will bring new clients to the companies he collaborates with.
At the moment he works as freelance Campaign Manager for the international organization European Press Prize and as a digital marketing consultant for the Dutch startup TicketSwap.