As a practicing Product Designer i've either Consulted or worked for private to major public companies. Designing for Motorola's IDEN (CXD) team part of the Mobile device division, Reflex Design Inc. , Reverso Pumps Inc. ,Global View Product development group LLC , Office Depot's Own brand product design and Innovation team . CPS products and consulting for an array of many private companies , inventors , Engineers , Investors , and entrepreneurs. Currently I'm the Lead on Industrial design at CPS products with in their product development team, located at its world headquarters in North Miami Florida as well as freelance and contract design consulting through out south Florida.

Work Samples

Work History

  • Industrial Design Engineer

    • CPS products
    • Apr 2014 - Present (7 months)

    Industrial Design lead on refresh of old and new products in the specific company categories, Streamlining product development processes in industrial design with in and for the AC industry.
    .Design for manufacturing
    .Dynamic Sketching
    .Solidworks Modeling
    .Photoreal renderings
    .Brand development
    .concept and prototype development

  • Owner/Industrial Designer

    • ID driven Development/ Streetdemonsdesigns.com
    • Jun 2006 - Present (8 years 5 months)

    .Product design
    .Packaging design
    .Graphic design
    .Product Branding
    .Concept design/illustration
    .Website design and development( over see the dreamweaver,flash html development)
    .High end hand or digital illustration
    .Program development,
    .3D Solidworks development and consulting
    .Physical appearance models (SLA) Fabrication
    .Digital photography..

    Manage day to day operations including, Buisness development , New client Development , PR development, manage design projects with internal consultants,Accounting and buisness Logistics.

    Clients include..
    (Ideation studios INC., Shooters cafe, Bootleggers, W.B .Engineering inc., Exlusive design Inc. ,Explorer satellite inc. Global view product development group L.L.C, Armalazer INC. Art to Part Inc. Ornamator L.L.C and many others )

  • Senior Industrial designer / Product Design and Innovation

    • Office Depot
    • Oct 2010 - Mar 2014 (3 years 5 months)

    Lead Senior Product designer with Office Depot's Own Brand Product and Innovation development team . Designing and managing product development programs and projects that range from office furniture, lighting, tech, ,cut and sew, and seating.


    Private Brands..
    .Foray
    .Realspace pro
    .Realspace
    .Ativa,
    .Ativa mobile it
    .iE

    Work includes interaction with merchant teams and buyers as well as the Quality teams with in specific catagories, Streamlining product development processes from project kick off, engineering to instore launch.

    Led development on the Ativa brand design language and innovation.

    .Develop with the in-house branding team, - brand identity and equity.

    .Develop products from sketch to engineering and production.

    .Interaction with Asian manufacturing teams, over look and interation with the Office Depot's Chinese production and sourcing offices

    .Travel with in and overseas for design and product development conventions. (IDSA) (CES)

    .Named as inventor on two US patents.

    Specialities
    .Project Management
    .Product Design
    .Packaging design
    .Graphic design
    .Product Branding
    .Dynamic Ideation and concept design
    .High end hand or digital illustration
    .3D Solidworks development
    .Design for manufacturing
    .Physical appearance models (SLA) Fabrication
    .Digital photography and product photography

  • Lead Industrial designer

    • Global View Product Development Group LLC
    • May 2009 - May 2010 (1 year)

    lead Industrial Designer
    LEAD ON ALL DESIGN/ ENGINEERING programs
    .Website development,
    .Product Design
    .Marketing Presentations,
    .Concept Design
    .POP design and graphic design
    .Packaging design and production artwork design
    .Introduced the internship program with the Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale.
    . Worked hand in hand with the engineers to create ready to go design files for production.

    . Led design process and development on $5 million project for Walmart Inc. on vaccum seal product development(POP and packaging design ,presentation, PO, and sold in store under the Rival brand license.

    . Led a 2009 summer/ Fall sponsorship with the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale's Advanced Product design class. Taught by Jeff Smith IDSA. sponsorship led to two designs being chosen and one making the retail floor.

    . Worked with at least 20 students and directed design evolution to final designs.

  • Co-op Design intern

    • Motorola Mobile Devices
    • Oct 2008 - May 2009 (7 months)

    Full time working intern with in CXD (consumer design team)
    . Aided senior design staff with regular tasks.
    . Worked on (CMF) boards and organization
    . Designed future concept phones for the iDEN line
    . Worked directly with brazilian design team on future concept phones.
    . Helped design and create working files in Solidworks to be made in inhouse model shop for proof of design.

  • intern,part time

    • Reflex Design inc
    • Sep 2008 - Nov 2008 (2 months)

    Aided senior Design Staff with tasks. Heavy focus on Concept sketching and development , Presentation renderings (2d or 3d highend color renders , Full Solidworks cad modeling with stronge focus on surface modeling and major part assembly.

  • CNC operator

    • REVERSO PUMPS, INC.
    • 2006 - 2008 (2 years)

    Worked as lower shop Manager, pre manufacturing, product prep. Solidworks engineering and file design and set up. Show display designer and fabricator
    Industrial Designer..

Education

  • Florida Atlantic University

    • Executive Certificate Project Management Project Management
    • 2012 - 2012

    Project management

  • Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

    • BSID Industrial Design Industrial and Product Design
    • 2005 - 2009

    .Graduated Best Portfolio, .Won 2009 IDSA Merit Award , .Graduated Magna Cum Laude, .Automotive Design Club President, .Represented Ai at the 2007 IDSA National Convention (San Fransico Cal.) .Studio Peer tutor( Advanced Solidworks, Advanced Rendering, Modelshop)

  • Morris County School of Technology

    • Automotive Repair Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
    • 2004 - 2005

    Auto tech 1 certification (Basic Engine Dignostics and Repair, Disk and drum brake repair, suspension repair and service) built from ground up a 1988 302 5.0 L ford motor, DOH v6, learned high end computer dignostics and service. Was introduced to the first line of toyota electric cars sold in NJ.

Specialties

Affiliations

IDSA

Awards

(Magna Cum Laude) 2009 IDSA Merit award, Spring 2009 best Portfolio, AIFL Student scholarship Paid peer tutor (Advanced solidworks, Industrial rendering, model shop) Executive Certificate Project Management (F.A.U)

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