Creative problem solver seeking the opportunity to excel.
My experiences over the past 4 years have helped develop my unique skill sets in creative design, technical problem solving, business development, marketing and job costing.
These experiences have given me the ability to approach every project with a perspective that is not only innovative and creative, but is also realistic and practical.
Design Project Manager/ Marketing Director
Office Environments Inc., Bristol, PA (2005-Present)
•Received the 2007 Outstanding Creative Achievement Award, Office Environments, Inc. for performance on the GMAC Mortgage Headquarters relocation project
•Designed, implemented and managed the showroom headquarters including, product displays, signage graphics and verbiage, sustainable materials display and company history display. Also organized trades and resources to meet a short project schedule.
•Created procedures for integrating 2500 systems furniture workstations from 7 branch locations into one central location with no operational disruptions, saving the client millions over purchasing new and created the opportunity to offer over $100,000 in billable services for Office Environments.
• Developed automated labor estimating tool that allows a sales team with little or no experience to quote delivery and installation, saving the Operations Director approx. 12 hours per week.
•Promoted to design project manager after 12 months of exceptional design quality and overall outstanding performance.
•Implemented and trained the design and sales teams on 3D Cad program, CET Designer, used to design and specify furniture systems and create renderings.
•Created AutoCAD floor plans for office furniture systems.
•Prepared bid proposal packages which included budget pricing, floor plans, contracts, and product presentations.
Adcast Media Network LLC, (2006-2008)
•Developed business plan and acquired startup capital and resources for a digital signage/ billboard network.
•Built and installed a network of 6 host locations with remotely controlled LCD monitors and custom computers within challenging budget constraints.
•Ran network operations, performing on-site and remote maintenance and service.
•Worked with clients to design flash advertising content and launched ads using our web based scheduling software.
Shop Manager, Uni-Body and Frame Technician.
Collex Collision Experts Pennsauken, NJ (1998 - 2005)
•Office Management; responsibilities include, customer relations, estimate writing, parts inventory and orders, technology support, Graphic design website and marketing materials.
•Repair car uni-body and frames to precise factory specifications after major collisions using 3-D gauge system.
Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA. (2000-2004)
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design
Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD 2009, Microsoft Office, Project, Visio, Macromedia Flash MX
Working knowledge of 3D CAD and rendering programs. (Solidworks)
Model making, sketching, wood working and carpentry, metal fabrication, welding, paint mixing and spraying, digital and 35mm photography.