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  • German S. Paguaga

    Industrial Design Engineer

    Burlington, NC

As an Industrial Designer with Marine Design Experience, my goal is to remain involved in the Industrial Design field of Transportation Design, Automotive or Marine Design, by utilizing new construction and design technologies as well as green type energy sources. Specialties: 3D Modeling, Concept Design, Design RND, Conceptualizing, Rendering and Sketching, Management

Work Samples

  • Sketches and Hand Renderings

  • Product Design

  • MARINE DESIGN

Work History

  • Design and Engineering

    • Acceletron Design
    • 2004 - Present (13 years)

    Freelance Industrial and Marine Design. Have worked on boat exterior and interior design 18'-35'. Reverse engineering projects, kayak design and product design.

  • Design Engineer and Documentation

    • Distinctive Designs, Inc
    • Jun 2014 - Dec 2014 (6 months)

    Interior Space Designer. Creating custom kitchen designs from concept to 3D renderings and finalized plans and drawings. Creating documentation for projects and custom cabinetry for production and installation. Sourcing materials. Worked to develop new designer line of cabinetry and packages. Worked in developing web and print designs and strategies.

  • Head Kitchen Design/Engineer

    • American Kitchen, Alamance, NC
    • Jan 2010 - May 2014 (4 years 4 months)

    Kitchen cabinetry and space design. Creating custom kitchen and space designs from concept to 3D renderings and finalized plans and drawings. Creating projects orders and customer communication until the start of project. Material choices and combination presentations.

  • Senior Designer

    • Regal Marine Industries, Inc.
    • 2008 - 2009 (1 year)

    Senior Designer, Regal Marine Industries, Orlando, Florida
    Responsibilities included developing new designs from concept to fully developed 3D computer models, interior and exterior styling and general arrangement layout. Also responsible for managing documentation of new boats, working with the prototype team in the construction of new boats and developing model year updates to current line. Worked in styling

  • Lead Designer

    • Regal Marine Industries, Inc.
    • 2007 - 2008 (1 year)

    Exterior and interior styling taking design concepts to fully engineered 3D computer models, interior and exterior styling and general arrangement layout. Also responsible for managing documentation of new boats, working with the prototype team in the construction of new boats and developing model year updates to current line. Documentation drawings and BOM's

  • Assistant Designer

    • Regal Marine Industries, Inc.
    • 2006 - 2007 (1 year)

    Assisted in the engineering of design to create illustrative renderings and prototype drawings. Worked in documentation drawings and prototype development.

  • Senior Designer

    • Global View Engineering, Inc.
    • 2004 - 2006 (2 years)

    Senior Industrial Designer, Global View Engineering Services, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Involved in the entire design process from concept design to production. Products included RV aftermarket parts, diving products and portable boat and RV sanitation devices.

  • Senior Web Designer

    • Reach Technology Group
    • 2003 - 2005 (2 years)

    Senior Web Designer / Developer, Reach Technology Group, Miami, Florida. Part of an IT team dedicated to website design, web interface design and data technology.

  • Web Design and Development

    • Stork Avenue, Inc
    • 1999 - 2003 (4 years)

    One of the first and largest Birth Announcement companies at the time, based in Coral Gables, FL, Stork Avenue was truly one of the innovators in the internet to print ordering technology. I helped to lead the printing department into automation; increasing production using data software like QuarqXpress and Filemaker to develop an automated printing system. This lead my way into their IT group where I had the opportunity to develop my web design and information technology skills.

Education

  • Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

    • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design Marine & Product Design
    • 2000 - 2004

    Internship with: AMB & Associates Naval Architects, Miami, Florida. Feb - June 2004 3-D Modeler and Draftsman: Responsibilities included: Computer 3-D modeling of boat parts using Rhino 3.0, Recreating line drawings and boat plans using AutoCAD.

  • DASH

    • Introductory design and engineering classes Design and Architecture
    • 1993 - 1996

    Magnet Art School: Architecture, Industrial Design and Graphic Design

Specialties

Affiliations

IDSA

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