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Sr. Industrial Designer
Dino graduated from Virginia Tech in May 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design. He has interned at Dell where he supported industrial design activities and developed a high level concept for Precision Mobile Workstations. After graduating he worked at Motorola Solutions for 3 years, quickly growing from Contract Designer to Sr. Industrial Designer, supporting design activities across the entire business and leading the design of a product under Enterprise Mobile Computing. Currently he is Sr. Industrial Designer at Zebra Technologies.
EDUCATION:: > Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design - May 2011 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University > Anne Arundel Community College - 2005-2007 Art and Design EXPERIENCE:: > Sr. Industrial Designer at Zebra Technologies - October 2014 - Present > Sr. Industrial Designer at Motorola Solutions -- January 2012 - 2014 Supporting design activities across the entire business and leading the design of a product under Enterprise Mobile Computing. > Industrial Design Contractor at Motorola Solutions -- June 2011 - January 2012 Supporting design activities across the entire business and leading the design of a product under Enterprise Mobile Computing. > Industrial Design Intern at Dell -- May 2010 - August 2010 Designed business-class laptops for Precision Mobile and Latitude. Led the aesthetic design of a product for Optiplex. Worked on multiple projects with other designers and controlled documentation and all communication with a foreign model shop to create an appearance model. Produced animated storyboards, ideations, CAD models, and renders for a high-level product under Precision Mobile and presented them with a final model to executives at Dell. > Freelance Designer at Locus Technology, Inc. -- Summer 2006 and 2009 Visualized a product for Locus and designed over one hundred graphic icons to be tested in their software. Also designed Ads, Charts, Posters, and Presentations to be used in magazines, manuals, and conferences in the USA, UK, and Thailand. > Manager at Parthenon Restaurant -- August 2001 - August 2008 In charge of the dining room and cashier’s counter. Responsible for keeping inventory, organizing the bar, overseeing carry-out orders, and maintaining customer satisfaction. SKILLS:: > Digital:: Adobe Creative Suite Autodesk Inventor 2011: Modeling & Rendering SolidWorks 2011: Modeling & Rendering PhotoView 360: Rendering + CNC Mill Rhinoceros: Modeling & Rendering + LaserCAMM Modo 401: Rendering Microsoft Office > Analalog:: Sketching + Ideation + Marker Rendering + Storyboarding Prototyping + High Density Foam Modeling + Woodshop experience AWARDS:: > 2017 iF Design Award - Zebra Technologies > 2016 R&D100 Awards Finalist in 2 categories - Market Disruptor and IT/Electrical > 2016 Stanley H. Caplan Award - Product Design Technical Group - Human Factors & Ergonomics Society > 2016 IDEA GOLD Award - Zebra Technologies > 2016 Red Dot Award - Zebra Technologies > 2016 Good Design Selection - Good Design Awards Australia - Zebra Technologies > 2014 Motorola Solutions - Top 3 Presentations at Motorola Solutions Tech Expo > 2013 Motorola Solutions - Top 5 Inventions of 2012 > 2012 Motorola Solutions Moment Award - On Behalf of Innovation & Design Group > 2012 Motorola Solutions Moment Award - On Behalf of Enterprise Mobile Computing > 2011 VT KnowledgeWorks Entrepreneurship Summit Finalist > 2011 Virginia Tech IDSA Student Merit Award > VT$5K Executive Summary Competition December 2010 Winner of Energy Category in Entrepreneurial Competition > LG Design the Future Competition May 2010 Honorable Mention > Robert Reuter Scholarship for Industrial Design May 2010 Exemplary Work and Attention to Detail > Core77 One Hour Design Competition October 2009 FIRST PLACE: Sketch the most ideations in 60 minutes > Virginia Tech Industrial Design Book Award May 2009 Most Consistent Student INTERESTS:: Product and Transportation Design Illustration Meteorology Cars Comic Book Art LANGUAGES:: English - Fluent Greek - Fluent Some Chinese Some Spanish Some German