About

Based in Orange County, Avanti Creative specializes
in identity, collateral, web, and packaging design.
Avanti is experienced in the medical device, restaurant,
and real estate industries and is focused on doing quality
work on time and within budget.

Ilana Dashe, Principal and Creative Director, received her BFA from Washington University in St. Louis in Visual Communications. Returning home to Southern California, she developed her design skills first at an advertising agency, and then at a design studio, both in Orange County.

Born in Bogota, Colombia, Ilana speaks Spanish fluently, is proficient in French and Italian, and has a passion for the Romance languages. She also loves to travel to inspire her daily work.

Ilana is a former gymnast, is an admirer of the Spanish artist Joan Miro, and can often be found enjoying her favorite bean and cheese burrito. Her professional goal is to clean up visual clutter and replace it with good quality design.