A practitioner of design thinking and collaboration of strategy with design for world class innovation. Creating strategic differentiated design solutions to assist leading brands stay ahead of the curve.

Work Samples

  • Academic Portfolio Samples

  • Art

Work History

  • Freelance Designer

    • Mark Hagen Design
    • Mar 2011 - Present (4 years 11 months)

    Product and Graphic Design

  • Industrial Design Co-op

    • MeadWestvaco Consumer Solutions Group

    Employed brand strategies and positioning methodologies Worked on new business programs and development Participated in the creation of strategies and packaging design innovation

  • Advertising Design Intern

    • Starbucks

    Participated winning Pizza Hut's advertising account Member of a collaborative design team to create innovative consumer solutions Sustainable design for brand and consumer experience Utilized 3D printers and other prototyping resources Managed relationships between marketing and design Supported business units on front-end innovation activities Helped lead projects successful outcomes Worked on projects for Apple Philips Nintendo and Coca-Cola University Directories Design Department Advertising Design Intern


  • North Carolina State University

    • Bachelor of Industrial Design
    • 2009





Dec. 2008, Revolve featured on yankodesign.com. Jan. 2009, Revolve published in Next Magazine (China). Jan. 2009, Revolve published in Next Magazine (China). Feb. 2009, Tri-Fold Seating featured on designshoot.com. March 2009, Satellite Lighting featured on thedesignblog.org.