Product Management • Product Design • Product Development

Work Samples

  • Snowboard Boots

  • Footwear Design

  • Snowboard Bindings

Work History

HIGHLIGHTS:: • Directed, Design and Developed Rome Snowboard Boot Line • Designed the best-selling shoe 200,000+ in the history of Power Athletics • Extensive Asian development experience • Experience from an in-house or consultant perspective EXPERIENCE:: Boots Product Manager • Rome Snowboards • 2007 to Present • Directed entire snowboard boot line from line building to execution • Worked closely with internal marketing and sales teams as well as external production partners and rep force • Designed feature rich snowboard boots for performance and aesthetics • Managed junior designers as company wide resources for all categories • Involved in the creative direction of the outerwear line as part of the Outerwear Design Committee • Design involvement in other categories for fun Industrial Designer • Apparatus Inc. • Feb 2006 to Dec 2006 • Designed housewares for Umbra • Designed gloves and protective gear for Demon Snow • Designed gloves for Level Gloves • Designed apparel for Smart Wool • Designed and developed snowboard boots and bindings for Rome Snowboards Designer/Developer • Power Athletics Ltd • May 2002 to Jan 2006 • Acted as category manager for soccer, training and women's footwear accounting for 50% of sales • Created original designs based on marketing briefs and specific target prices • Created the new dance footwear program for introduction into the US market • Held weartesting sessions with collegiate level athletes User Interface Design Intern • Corel Corporation • May 2000 to Aug 2001 • Analyzed the workflow of graphic applications in usability studies • Redesigned the user environment and tool interactions for Corel KnockOut • Involved from feature specification through to implementation of applications with developers EDUCATION:: Bachelor of Industrial Design • Carleton University, Ottawa • 2002 Minor in Business • Carleton and York University, Ottawa, Toronto • 2002 AWARDS:: • Power Athletics Achievement Award, highest award conferred to an individual employee. 2005 • Barrington Nevitt Memorial Award, School of Industrial Design award for best design essay. 2002 SKILLS:: Adobe Creative Suite Microsoft Office Suite Drawing and Rendering English, Mandarin and Cantonese

Education

Carleton University

Specialties

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