Joe Alanís

CEO - Montreal, Quebec

Joe leads the overall operations and strategic vision for Gasolina Studios. With over 14 years of experience in the animation industry, Joe’s passion lies in the development and production of family animation. Under Joe’s leadership, Gasolina has grown from a three-person startup to a full-fledged production and development company with over 40 team members in the span of 8 years..

Ernesto Molina

Art Director - Mexico City

Ernesto leads Gasolina’s Art Department. With a keen eye for visual development and storytelling, Ernesto is a two-time finalist at the IdeaToon Summit, and a winner of Cartoon Network’s open call “What the Quest is this”. “My Brother the Monster” - an animated series he created - is currently in production, slated for release in early 2022.

Miriam Lopez

Animation Director - Guadalajara, México

Miriam is a veteran of the animation industry in Mexico, having held diverse leadership roles over the last decade. Miriam is the co-founder of Monster View and Jellyfish Studios, and has participated in the production of many animated series for brands such as Mattel, Just Play, WildBrain, Velodyne Lidar, CBBC and Cinepolis. In Gasolina, she makes sure our characters come to life.


Douglas Gomez Mendiburu

Production Manager - Montreal, Quebec

With more than 10 years of professional experience across different regions, Douglas translates his expertise in non-profit management and consulting to ensure our projects are delivered successfully within the established guidelines. He also supports Gasolina’s CEO in the day-to-day running of business to ensure smooth progress.