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  • Colby Higgins

    Boston Based Innovation Consultant

    Boston, MA

I strive to complete tasks as efficiently and thoroughly as possible. The basis behind all of my work is to learn new skills and techniques while pushing the limits creativity. This method results in unique and potent work for my clients. Please visit my site for the complete range of my skill set.

Work Samples

  • WhirlPool Zera

  • Design Engineering

  • 3D and Visualization

Work History

  • Junior Industrial Designer

    • Eleven, LLC
    • Oct 2013 - Sep 2016 (2 years 11 months)
  • Graphic Design Consultant

    • CD-adapco
    • Jan 2013 - Jul 2013 (6 months)

    I worked with CD-adapco to develop visuals for their simulation software. I utilized my knowledge of 3D modeling software and UX design to create visuals that were be both appealing and functional for their users.

  • Peer Tutor

    • Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Jan 2013 - May 2013 (4 months)

    I tutor peer designers and students from various majors at Wentworth. I tutor Solidworks and Rhino modeling as well as the Adobe Creative Suite and other technical skills that I have experience in. By tutoring I have been able to make myself a better communicator and solidify my knowledge of a skill.

  • Mech/Tech Design Co-Op

    • Hasbro
    • Aug 2012 - Dec 2012 (4 months)

    My Co-Op at Hasbro was primarily based on SolidWorks modeling and figuring out how to make conceptual designs work through mechanisms. My workflow involved receiving concept sketches from designers and then creating sketches of mechanisms to achieve the end goal. I would model these mechanisms for 3D printing and then assemble them for verification. I was able to work from the engineers perspective and work with designers to achieve the results that they were looking for. I strengthened my sense of housing design, assembly methods, and mechanical skills while at Hasbro.

  • 3d Modeling and Design Freelancer

    • Motiv Design
    • Jun 2012 - Aug 2012 (2 months)

    I worked with Motiv remotely or in-house to assist in modeling and rendering new concepts upon request.

  • Industrial Design Co-Op

    • Motiv Design
    • Jan 2012 - May 2012 (4 months)

    While at Motiv I developed my overall design skills and was able to strengthen my 3D Modeling skills significantly. I was responsible for modeling new consumer products using sketches or reference images and then create renderings using Keyshot. I was also involved with some preliminary design sketches and the creation of presentations for clients. I was able to use my 3D modeling skills and work with the graphic design team to create photoreal point of sale images for clients.

  • Graphic Design/User Experience Co-op

    • TomTom
    • May 2011 - Aug 2011 (3 months)

    While Co-op'ing at TomTom I was responsible for creating visual assets for both consumer facing applications and internal applications. I was also involved in problem solving for the user experience using visual mockups and workflow wireframe mockups.


  • Wentworth Institute of Technology

    • 2009 - 2013



Cum Laude WIT Graduate Recognition Award