John Ramirez is a professional animator, storyboard and visual development artist, designer, illustrator and art director. His work can be seen in many feature films, including Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,Aladdin, The Lion King, Hercules, Toy Story IIand Tom and Jerry, The Fast and the Furriest, Elena of Avalor and Duck Tales. A versatile artist, he has applied his creative skills in many fields, including being on the design team of theme parks around the world including numerous museum exhibits, parades, mascots and award-winning floats all over Asia and for the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade. Highlights include design work for Lotte World, Everland Theme park, and The Taejon Expo. Also The Yokohama Expo, Kurashiki Tivoli Park, Park Espana in Ise-shima Japan, Dubai World and Singapore Universal Studios. His latest project was designing the Magical Memories Art Gallery Featuring Disney Fine Art at the Forum Shops, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas where his art also hangs.