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  • James Robbins

    Automotive Design Honda R&D

    Los Angeles, CA

3D modeling and Design. Create traditional and digital sketches to develop early design concepts in preparation for 3-D development. Build interior and exterior mock up data from photographs, sketches and clay scan data. Final data is used for prototyping or visual evaluation..

Work Samples

  • Corvette

  • Honda CR-X

  • Public transportation

Work History

  • CG Automotive Designer

    • Honda R&D
    • Oct 2011 - Present (6 years 2 months)

    3d modeling and Design: Specialized in Alias Autostudio, Modo & Cinema 4D for rapid surface and form development. Attention to proportion, details and surface quality for prototyping. (milled models and rapid prototype parts)

    Research and development for polygon modeling workflow, reverse engineering and rapid 3d modeling.

    Digital and traditional sketching and visualization for design review and 3D development.

    Visualization for review in Bunkspeed Hyperdrive, Shot and Luxion Keyshot.

  • Industrial Design Intern

    • Dell
    • Jun 2010 - Mar 2011 (9 months)

    Industrial Design Intern with the Experience Design Group at Dell in Austin TX. Working with Business Client product lines.

  • Industrial Design Intern, Equipment Division

    • Crye Precision
    • Mar 2009 - Mar 2010 (1 year)

    Design Intern for the equipment design team. We create products to suit the direct needs of our military customers from idea to delivery. The team encompasses all facets of the design process.

  • Industrial Design Intern, Packaging Innovation

    • Wrigley
    • Mar 2008 - Dec 2009 (1 year 9 months)

    I worked in the Packaging Innovation group. Supported the Global and Regional innovation teams by consulting with packaging engineers, mechanical engineers and marketing to bring new innovative gum packaging to market.


  • University of Cincinnati

    • B.S Industrial Design (transportation)
    • 2006 - 2011
  • University of Cincinnati

    • Computer aided drafting and design (CAD)
    • 2005 - 2006
  • Nassau Community College

    • Liberal Arts
    • 2004 - 2005
  • New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury

    • Liberal Arts
    • 2002 - 2004



Daapworks 2011 Directors Choice Award Transportation Track: Senior Class Outstanding student