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Mike Antonio Gaitan
Upon graduating I was recruited by a jewelry design company where I learned the very important particular aspects of jewelry design such as product development to final product.
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: - August 2011 – Present (2 year 4 months) Lorijanic's Jewelry (freelance) -Responsibilities: To develop jewelry designs through the process of concept sketching, 3-D modeling using CAD, analyzing cost of manufacturing, analyzing cost of advertising, analyzing cost of packaging and design and some jewelers duties such as grinding raw casting spru, finishing/polishing jewelry and oxidizing jewelry. - October 2009- July 2010 Spectore Corporation Deerfield Beach, FL Jewelry Design Firm . -Responsibilities: Free hand sketching, 3-D modeling (Matrix), setting up files to Mill for Prototyping, setting up wax models in rubber case and supplies inventory. - MACHINERY EXPERIENCE: Milling machine Revo 540c, Sand Blast, Band saw, Tumbler , Drill Press, Buffing wheel, Grinding Wheel and Table saw. - July 2007- September 2007 Reflex Design, Inc Pompano, FL Industrial Design Firm, Product design/ 3-D Modeling ( Internship ) . - Responsibilities: Intensive free hand sketching, analyzing SolidWorks Files and constructing Solidwork 3-D modeling. -FREELANCE - 2007- Present Coetzee Ventures Fort Lauderdale, FL . -Responsibilities: Contribute in developing concept ideation into 3-D Solidwork modeling and Solidwork software tutoring. - January 2007 Evys Bedding Miami, FL (freelance) - Responsibilities: Designed company vehicle graphics, set up file for printer -EDUCATION The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design graduated June, 2009 -Skills: Furniture design, jewelry jewelry design, model making, automotive design, graphic design, conceptual sketching. -Software skills: Microsoft-word, Excel,Powerpoint , Outlook, AutoCad, Matrix (Rhinoceros) Rhino, Adobe-Illustrator, Adobe-Photoshop and Solidworks. -LANGUAGE SKILLS: English/Spanish
The Art Institute Of Fort Lauderdale