I have considerable background in 3D and 2D production. I
have a BA in Industrial Design from the Academy of Art University.
I have worked for a handful of bay area design firms in which 3D and 2D assets were needed. Mostly consisting of Point of Purchase (POP) firms in which flat work was translated to 3D displays and rendered out with semi photo realistic results. I have a very high level of knowledge of Cinema 4D and Adobe Photoshop.
D.D.Design, San Francisco (2007-Current)
Contract Environmental designer create designs, facilitate client meetings,
coordinate the production of design concepts via email and phone maintaining relationships with vendors overseeing production was on schedule, installation of concepts.
Character (Contractor), San Francisco (2012-2013)
Designed and Manufactured Amazon Kindle PoP Fixtures for all Best Buy's and Staples nation wide. Assisted 2D artists with 3D assets for use in Ad campaign proofs. Created innovative packaging concepts for Nike and Plantronics. Created realistic renders for packaging concepts. Ideation for Nike awards and membership cards.
Argonaut US (Apple Vendor) , San Jose (2010-2011)
3D Specialist & bin database development. Modeled products, fixture, packaging & store elements. Created renderings and animations for
Apple’s world wide locations and multiple types of installs (APR, Apple
Shop, Campus and Specialist). Created visual collateral for Apples design guide lines, fixture guidelines, new product roll outs, security installs and explorations for visual merchandising and fixture development. Photoshop touch ups on images and back plate creation.
Beeline Group Inc. Newark,CA (2006-2007)
POP Designer, contractor, concept ideation, research & inspiration, artwork
generation, sketching, drafting, 3D model making, rendering, presentations, advising proper manufacturing processes, coordinating builds with vendors
Eight Four Seven Inc.. Newark,CA (2006-2010)
3D Designer, contractor, concept ideation, artwork generation, sketching, 3D model making, rendering, animations, presentations,
Potery Barn, San Francisco, CA, (May 2010) Design Contractor, concept ideation, artwork generation, sketching, hand rendering, product spec sheets.
Bridge Design San Francisco (2007- 2008)
Medical Design Internship, Concept Sketching, 3D Renderings, Photoshop
Renderings, organizing and maintaining material library, Organizing and
maintaining work shop, Movie Making, Animating UI’s, Model Making (Hard
and Soft), Brainstorming, Design Research