Benjamin is an Industrial Designer based in the pacific northwest where he currently works at Microsoft. His past experiences include internships with Intel, General Assembly, and working as a contract designer with Ziba's Munich based studio. Ben brings a passion for thoughtful and progressive design solutions with a user centered approach. Holding a diploma in Industrial Design from Western Washington University (2011), Ben graduated with the honors of Outstanding Industrial Design Graduate & IDSA Student Merit awards.

Work Samples

  • Bottle

  • Lamp

  • Kohler

Work History

EXPERIENCE Microsoft Seattle, WA Industrial Designer (Spring 2012 - Current) Ziba Design Munich, Germany Industrial Design & UI Contract (Winter 2012) General Assembly Seattle, WA Industrial Design Internship (Summer 2011) Intel PCCG Design Group Portland, OR Industrial Design Internship (Summer 2010) EDUCATION Industrial Design, BS Western Washington University School of Engineering Technology 2006-2011 SOFTWARE Solidworks, Rhino, Adobe CS5 Creative Suite, Maxwell, Keyshot, After Effects


  • Western Washington University

    • Bachelor of Science Industrial Design
    • 2006 - 2011





WWU Industrial Design Graduate Award Recipient (2011) IDSA Senior Merit Finalist (2011) IDSA Junior Merit Award Recipient (2010)