ADAPTABLE INDUSTRIAL & MULTIDISCIPLINARY DESIGNER WITH EXPERTISE IN 3D MODELING/RENDERING
I am an Industrial Designer with over 6 years of product design and 3D modeling/rendering experience, as well as 2 years experience mentoring and supervising junior designers. After graduating with a degree in Industrial Design from the Columbus College of Art & Design in 2009, I have worked as a freelance designer and in both small agency and large corporate environments. I am a flexible and pragmatic problem solver, and I have a high level of proficiency in Keyshot, Solidworks, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. I work to develop innovative and elegant design solutions with a minimalist flair across a variety of product categories and creative industries.
I'm currently seeking a full-time design position in the NYC area.
COLUMBUS COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN
BFA INDUSTRIAL DESIGN | 2005 - 2009
SOUTHERN TELECOM | Brooklyn ny| LEAD INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER/3D SPECIALIST | 2015 - PRESENT
Working closely with the graphics team and manufacturing managers, I create quick-turnaround Solidworks models and Keyshot renderings of audio equipment and electronics for use on retail packaging for brands including Polaroid, Sharper Image, Packard Bell, Westinghouse, & Art+Cook, as well as designing original products and new packaging concepts.
FREELANCE INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER | 2010 - PRESENT
I've had the opportunity to work on a variety of different design projects large and small, from consumer electronics design to graphic design and museum exhibition design.
HEXHEAD DESIGN | DENVER CO | IN-HOUSE FREELANCE INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER | 2010 - 2010
At this small consultancy I worked on a number of soft goods and apparel projects, including cycling apparel, backpacks and bags for brands including Castelli and Thule.
A2 INC | NY NY | IN-HOUSE FREELANCE INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER | 2009 - 2009
At A2 Inc, I created sketch concepts and 3D models and renderings for a variety of kitchenware products. Brands included: Wilton, Gelpro and Trudeau.
MAGE DESIGN | LOS ANGELES CA | INDUSTRIAL DESIGN INTERN | 2008 - 2008
As an industrial design intern at Mage Design, I created concepts, tech packs and patterns for a variety of softgood and apparel products. Brands included: NoFear, Burton, Spy Optics, One Industries, Quicksilver, Roxy, and Analog.