Highly skilled Art Center designer, looking for freelance/contract or full-time Design work. Who wants a Design of The Year? Not kidding. I believe we can do it together. Feedback is required to attain the best results. I graduated in at least the top three of my class with a 3.5 GPA. Experience with contracting and getting you what you need. I'm ready to kick my design career into high gear! Let's GO!!!

Work Samples

Work History

  • Maaliki Motors- Detailing Manager

    • Jack Waller Design- Auto Detailing
    • Oct 2012 - Apr 2014 (1 year 6 months)
  • Accessories Expert

    • Guitar Center
    • Arvada, CO
    • Jan 2009 - 2012 (3 years 11 months)
  • Industrial Designer

    • Cobalt Boats
    • Arvada, CO
    • Jun 2008 - Aug 2008 (2 months)

    I was engaged by Bret Chilcott, of Cobalt Boats, for two different freelance projects. The first project involved wakeboard tower concepts for their upcoming 24 foot boat. The second project involved concepts for a particular area of seating that needed resolution. I developed a new direction for this seating area through concept sketching. Cobalt was pleased with the results.

  • Industrial Designer

    • Mattel
    • Arvada, CO
    • Feb 2007 - Apr 2007 (2 months)

    Mattel asked me to do a test project for them. It involved concepts for their Hot Wheels division. I developed some vehicle concepts that turned out to be more appropriate for their Matchbox line. I then developed some bedroom concepts composed of beds and dressers themed as: a formula one paddock, fire engine department, and tropical beach with a Volkswagen Microbus bed.

  • Monorail Designer

    • MTrans/Scomi
    • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    • Jun 2006 - Feb 2007 (8 months)

    Based upon their currently running first generation model I delivered over twenty black and white sketches in the initial development of a new direction for the Gen2 Monorail. The new version is intended for export marketability in places such as India, as well as locally in Malaysia. I had the pleasure of personally delivering ten color Interior and Exterior sketches and a presentation to approximately twenty representatives of the monorail builder, Scomi, in Kuala Lumpur. The concept was well received and is currently installed in India and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

  • Medical Biller

    • Cornerstone Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
    • Lafayette, CO
    • Oct 2005 - Aug 2006 (10 months)
  • Owner/operator

    • Pro Auto Detail
    • Lakewood, CO
    • 2003 - 2005 (2 years)

    Auto Detailing as a vendor for Prestige Imports (Porsche & Audi).

  • Residential Framer

    • Foothills Construction
    • Arvada, CO
    • 2000 - 2002 (2 years)
  • 3D Designer

    • Idol Minds LLC
    • Boulder, CO
    • Sep 1998 - Oct 2000 (2 years 1 month)

    Sony Playstation game development. Developed the Nagano, Japan snowboard half-pipe for Coolboarders4. Concept was to incorporate a park within a half-pipe, using park-type elements such as: Table-top Jumps, Rails, and Bauer Boxes. Presented the idea with color sketches and then modeled the course in Alias Power Animator. Built hi and lo-res versions, textured, and tested course for maximum gameplay.

  • Co-Founder/Partner

    • Galactic Board Shop
    • Edgewater, CO
    • Jan 1997 - Sep 1998 (1 year 8 months)
  • Sales Associate

    • New Century Volkswagen
    • Glendale, CA
    • 1995 - 1997 (2 years)
  • Intern Designer

    • Teague & Associates/Boeing
    • Renton, WA
    • Aug 1994 - Dec 1994 (4 months)

    I received this internship opportunity after my fifth term at Art Center. I worked with Teague at Boeing's 737 plant in Renton, Washington. Developed a suitable hinge cover for the 737 entry door. Then worked with their Technology and Product Development division on an interior concept for a supersonic plane called the HSCT (High Speed Civil Transport). My concept was a thermally formed sidewall shell that would work with the aircraft's 'coke-bottle' fuselage. The sidewall has a pleasingly sculpted form designed to envelope nearby occupants with a localized environment, both visually and acoustically.

Education

  • Art Center College of Design

    • B.S Transportation Design
    • 1995
  • University of Colorado

    • Mechanical Engineering/Fine Art
    • 1990

Specialties

Awards

Designed Generation 2 Monorail for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia- Aug.-Dec. 2006 Designed, built, and tested Nagano, Japan halfpipe for CoolBoraders4 (PS1) Graduated from Art Center Transportation program with 3.5 GPA, in the top three of my class.

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