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Junior Industrial Designer
My name is Stephen Hughett and I am an industrial Designer at Design Central in Columbus, Ohio.
Design Central January '13' - Current
Implemented in multidisciplinary teams of researchers, product designers, engineers, and prototype technicians.
Nottingham-Spirk Innovation Firm June ‘11’ - January '13'
Industrial Designer - Cleveland, OH
Implemented in multidisciplinary teams of researchers, product designers, engineers, and prototype technicians. The projects range include commercial and consumer electronics, consumer hard goods, consumer soft goods, POP displays, packaging, and medical devices.
Worked as design lead on two projects. I delegated and assigned tasks from upper management to the design team. Both projects had positive outcomes which led to further development and the clients extending their contracts.
Atricure June ‘10’ - August ‘10’
Industrial Design Intern - Cincinnati, OH
Worked with the new product development team to propose styling for their next minimally invasive surgical device. In addition worked with Atricure’s shop team to design and develop fixtures for the assembly of devices in house.
Columbus College Of Art & Design August ‘08’- May ‘09’
SolidWorks instructor - Columbus, OH
Worked as a SolidWorks instructor/tutor for over 100 plus hours. Created and conducted lesson plans for a 3 week class which included the basics of solid modeling and surface modeling. The goal for the class was to give the students a basic knowledge of modeling tools in preparation for the Solidworks course.
Skills & Abilities:
- Adobe CS5.5 Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop (Expert)
- SolidWorks 2012 (Expert)
- Rhino 4.0 (Moderate)
- Keyshot 3.5 (Expert)
- Sketchbook Pro 2012 (Advanced)
- Hand sketching/Rapid Ideation (Expert)
- Prototype/3D modeling (Advanced)
- Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, Excel (Expert)
Outdoor activities: Bouldering, Sport Climbing, Hiking, Camping, Biking
Indoor Activities: Playing the guitar
Columbus College of Art & Design
BFA in Industrial Design 2011
Dean’s List from ‘07’ to ‘11’
- IDSA - Student Merit Award Participant
- Elmers / Exacto - Pencil sharpener competition. Honorable Mention
- Columbus College of Art & Design - Four year merit scholarship
- Columbus College of Art & Design - Alumni Grant