Hello, I'm Iko!


An award-winning creative professional with 16 years of experience

Hi, my name is Ikuko Aoki-Salinas, known as Iko (e-ko). I am a creative professional with 16 years of experience. I am originally from Japan, and my creative ideas and designs are all influenced by different cultures, people, and arts from around the world.

My focus is in intergrated marketing and branding. I have worked in a wide range of industries, such as education, financial services, hospitality, healthcare, and pharmaceuticals. My clients have ranged from small to Fortune 500 companies.

I love what I do and strive to be more creative everyday!


Develop strategy including media to guide creative output that will produce outstanding business results


Create ideas that capture audience interest, influence their emotional response and inspire them to take action


Set the intersection where design/art/execution meet strategy


Communicate the thought process and evoke a reaction through design

my portfolio

Here is a selection of some of my favorite projects. Different projects for different clients, each with a different approach.

Contact me


For enquires, questions, or praises, please feel free to contact me!

18 E. Cullerton St, Chicago

+1 312 320 3933