"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."
The Ohio State University 2008
BS Industrial Design
IDSA Class Representative
Design Circle Class Representative
October 07-December 07
San Francisco, CA
August 2012 - Present
Contract color designer
December 2011 - July 2012
July 09 - December 2011
Was integral in helping Cinco's product team grow beyond watch programs. Helped our team define phase by phase deliverables and the way we approach product design.
Led watch programs for Nixon. Helped Nixon re-think their product line, understand new opportunities, and define watch categories and families.
Was a part of a group at Cinco who designed Nixon's second and third audio product launches.
Led programs for Incase. Worked with Incase and Cinco team to lead the design of the first line of products for Incase's second brand, SYSTM.
David Whetstone Design
CincoDesignOffice Portland, OR. Freelance May 09 - July 09
February 09 - Present
New York, NY
Post-graduate design intern
August 08 - February 09
Was one of three designers who opened Fuseproject’s New York Studio. Worked directly under the office’s creative lead as one of two designers responsible for producing all material for client presentations. These deliverables included sketches, graphics, identities, and 2d and 3d renderings. Design work included product design, packaging, fashion/apparel, and furniture.
June 07 - September 07
March 07 - June 07