A passionate young designer, changing the world one sketch at a time.

Work Samples

  • flOw - Interactive wireless speakers

  • Dulux - Painpod micro

  • Flatliner - LED array lamp

Work History

Education University Loughborough University (2005 - 2009) Industrial Design and Technology BA First class (Hons) + DPS A-Levels The West Bridgford School (2001 - 2003) Design and Technology: B Physics: B Mathematics: B Work Experience Jason Bruges Studio Industrial Designer (January 2010 - Present) JBS produce ground breaking innovative installations, involving interactive lighting. I have worked to release their first product, the Flatliner lamp, for Established and Sons. As a batch run product I have had to work closely with manufactures to manage the project. Innovate Design Freelance Designer (December 2009) Creating Realistic production CAD and presentation renders for fast paced, short projects. EG Technology University placement year (March - July 2008) EG Technology is growing into one of the UK’s leading product design and engineering consultancies. I was working with a small and highly experienced design team where I worked on consumer and medical products from initial concept to production. Working on live projects gave me a great opportunity to learn SolidWorks, design for manufacture and presenting to clients. Richardson-Sheffield, Now Amefa UK University placement year (June 2007 - March 2008) Richardson-Sheffield are a large manufacture of knives and cutlery . I worked with their in-house design team to produce new concepts and a refresh existing lines. This also involved model making and presented new products to clients such as Next, ASDA and House of Fraser. Breaks Summer Scheme University summer holidays (2005, 2006, and 2008) Breaks is a council funded residential summer camp for disabled children between the ages of 9 to 18. It is designed to give the children and families a week of freedom which makes it extremely rewarding to work on. Design Skills Design Strengths Sketching / Rendering / Concept generation / Detailed design / Design for manufacture / Ergonomics / Interaction / Model making and rapid prototyping / Engineering drawing / Presenting ideas / Project management Computer Programs SolidWorks / ProEngineer / Rhino / Alias Image Studio / Maxwell Render / HyperShot / Photoshop / Illustrator / InDesign / Flash / MS Office Dissertation Title: Developing a Sustainable Future: An Investigation into Consumers’ Perceptions of Sustainable Products. Hobbies Photography / Travel / Films / Squash / Gym

Education

Loughborough University, Dept. of Design and Technology

Specialties

Awards

flOw: The Design and Technology Innovation Award - First Prize (2009). AlterMe - Home security: Design Week, Consumer Product Category - First Prize (2009). Invited to attend New Design 2009 with Loughborough University. Flatliner: Design Week, Consumer Product Category - Commended (2010).

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