our mission, vision
& values

Welcome to AQ Studio, where we're all about breaking the mold! Our mission? Well, it's simple: we like to shake things up and do things differently. We're proud members of the slow work movement because we know that greatness takes time. We believe in the power of genuine craftsmanship, where every campaign we create is a masterpiece in its own right.

When it comes to creativity, we hold the key to success. We unlock the door to innovation and let our imagination run wild. Whether it's premium hospitality, or lifestyle brands, we dare to push the boundaries of digital marketing. We're not here to blend in; we're here to stand out and make an impact.

Our team is fueled by passion, fueled by caffeine ☕, and fueled by the desire to create, activate, and amplify campaigns that leave jaws on the floor. We're not just about making noise; we're about crafting stories that resonate with your audience.

So, if you're ready to embark on a thrilling journey with us, where clever ideas meet strategic execution, then AQ Studio is your destination. Together, we'll break through the digital clutter, make our mark, and show the world what it truly means to make an impact. So, grab your megaphones, unleash your innovative ideas, and let's make noise together that resonates far and wide!

Our aesthetics
Welcome to our world of aesthetics, where we believe in the power of design to create an unforgettable experience. Let me take you on a journey as we reimagine and rewrite the essence of our studio's vibe:

Serene Simplicity: Prepare to be transported to a realm of tranquility. Our studio embraces the beauty of minimalism, providing a serene escape from the bustling digital realm. Amidst the chaos, we create a space where your content can truly shine, capturing attention with its understated elegance.

Nostalgic Coastal Charm: Imagine the captivating allure of Africa's coastal treasures, where waves crash against sandy shores and memories are woven into the fabric of time. Drawing inspiration from this enchanting landscape, our designs blend nostalgia with contemporary taste. We embrace sophisticated neutral tones and earthy textures to bring you a fusion that resonates with the timeless charm of the coast.

Inspiring Harmony: In the whirlwind of the fast-paced world of digital marketing, we understand the need for solace and rejuvenation. At AQ Studio, we curate aesthetics that inspire harmony, inviting you into a sanctuary of calm amidst the chaos. We believe in creating spaces that breathe life into your brand, offering a haven where creativity thrives and your message finds its voice.

So, if you're ready to embark on a visual adventure that embraces simplicity, coastal charm, and inspiring harmony, then join us at AQ Studio. Together, we'll create a captivating narrative that leaves a lasting impression in the hearts and minds of your audience.

Our CORE Team

Let us paint a vivid picture of who we are:

Dynamic. Hard-working. Innovative. These words perfectly describe our remarkable team, always on the move and never settling for the ordinary. With our footprints stretching between Arusha, Zanzibar, Dubai, and London, we're a global powerhouse of talent, bringing diverse perspectives and cultural richness to every project we tackle.

Passion is the fuel that drives us forward. We genuinely care about our clients and the work we do. Our dedication runs deep, igniting a fire within us to deliver nothing short of excellence. When it comes to visual branding, social media marketing, and influencer-led activations, we're not just industry-savvy; we have a natural intuition that sets us apart. It's not just a job for us; it's a genuine love affair with the world of creativity and digital innovation.

What sets us apart? Well, besides our knack for staying one step ahead, we possess a generational advantage over our competition. We're not just familiar with the latest trends; we helped shape them. We navigate the ever-evolving landscape of digital marketing with finesse, leveraging our experience and insight to guide our clients toward unparalleled success.

So, if you're ready to join forces with a team that brings passion, expertise, and a competitive edge to the table, look no further. At AQ Studio, we're not just here to meet your expectations; we're here to exceed them and leave a lasting mark on the digital realm. Let's make magic together! ✨

Gloria Marandu
Founder & CEO
Meet Gloria, the trailblazing founder, and unstoppable CEO of AQ Studio. With an academic background in marketing management and a Ph.D. in entrepreneurship, Gloria is a true force in the industry. She's not afraid to break boundaries, having previously led as CEO of Marmalade Collective and excelled as a freelance social media manager.

Gloria's unwavering passion for entrepreneurship and innovative thinking has paved the way for AQ Studio's unique approach to digital marketing. She's committed to helping premium hotels, restaurants, and lifestyle brands leave a lasting mark in the digital landscape. With her unrivaled expertise in influencer marketing, social media strategies, and campaign brilliance, Gloria propels AQ Studio to new heights. Prepare to be inspired by her dynamic leadership and boundless creativity in the world of digital marketing.
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