I colour inside the lines and think outside the box to generate and deliver aesthetical and practical products. Being a versatile and results driven designer I am able to work with a "cradle to the grave approach" ensuring the smooth running of projects from initial Ideation through to the production and marketing of the product. If you have any questions or queries about my work please do not hesitate to contact me via email where I will be happy to show you more of my work and offer consultation prices. Simon Bloomfield simon_bloomfield@hotmail.co.uk

Work Samples

  • vintagesheffield

  • Surf Club Logo

  • Cocktail Bar Menu

Work History

Simon Bloomfield South Yorkshire Product Design and Development Email. simon_bloomfield@hotmail.co.uk Profile I am an enthusiastic and versatile Product Design Graduate with experience in concept generation, product development and marketing. I am currently seeking work as Product Design & Development. Over the past 2 years I have gained relevant experience within this design discipline and have shown I have the necessary skills and experience to perform well in such a role. Throughout my current position I have Designed and Produced Furniture, Graphics and Marketing material for the company whilst also working on the implementation of an e-commerce website and email campaigns. I have been appointed to work on behalf of other companies producing high standard CGI, presentations, production packs and design specifications. In Regards to manufacturing I have worked on product costing and resolving design issues as well as sourcing materials and components to create cost effective products to suit briefs set either by clients or the company Directors. Throughout my time studying my Degree and being a Product Designer I have had to understand and recognize market niches to successfully produce ideas which both fulfill a need and are competitive in the UK market place. I prize myself on being a versatile and motivated developer with marketing and design knowledge able to work well as an individual or as part of a team in an organized and effective manor. Work Experience. Product Designer Sept 2010-Current  Built Relationships with clients to ensure the use of our products on large scale projects.  Produced CAD (Computer Aided Design) and CGI (Computer Generated Images) for many companies.  Produced Technical GA Drawings and layouts for fabricators and manufacturers.  Designed successful new Furniture ranges.  Product costing and resolving production issues.  Produced an e-commerce website and updated all images with CGI.  Designed and distributed email campaigns and analyzed statistics.  Developed existing product ranges looking specifically at increasing margins effectively through design solutions. Senior Beach Lifeguard April-Sept 2004-2010  Managed a team of eight through busy summer seasons.  Gained first aid and defibrillator training. Dealt with situations in a professional manner.  Worked closely with emergency services and RNLI.  Carried out search and rescues.  Liaised with journalists reporting on events. Education. Sheffield Hallam University BA Honours Product Design Tendring Technology College A level Qualifications Product Design - B Physical Education - C General Studies - D Tendring Technology College GCSE Qualifications 9 A-C Grades Programs Adobe Photoshop CS5 Adobe Illustrator CS5 CorelDraw x5 Solidworks Rhinocerous 4.0 Keyshot 2.0 Aspan Project Work Games Workshop Speedo International O2 Phone Design Panasonic Power tools RNLI Personal Achievements and Interests Played Hockey for the Army Officer Training Corp for 3 years. Social Sectary for Sheffield Hallam Surf Club also competed in the British University Surfing Championships. I enjoy running and road cycling and have completed many half marathons and Triathlons raising money for Help For Heroes. For References and more information on program Knowledge and specific projects Please do not hesitate to contact me. Email. simon_bloomfield@hotmail.co.uk Twitter : # spbdesign Linkedin : http://uk.linkedin.com/in/spbdesign

Education

Sheffield Hallam University

Specialties

Awards

BA Product Design & Marketing

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