I am an energetic and enthusiastic concept designer.
Experiences Conceptual Designer / Brand + Identity / Global Marketing / Crocs, Inc. May 2012 – Present Niwot, Co Work closely with Global Visual Merchandising, Retail Marketing, Store Operations and Development to execute site specific store designs and brand needs that will cross functionally support the brand in achieving creative and strategic goals. Independently and collaboratively prepares feasibility designs which incorporate Store Design, Fixture Design and Engineering, Visual Merchandising, and Marketing Concept Design. Develop new conceptual store and remodel designs along with design elements, i.e. storefront designs, signs, fixtures, etc. ( New retail concept store design _Full retail store, Women’s, Kid’s only, Apparel, Kiosk etc. Wholesale and SIS concept design.) Reviews construction drawings to ensure that they appropriately reflect the company’s brand strategy and conform to the overall design concept Provides direction and decision making on design issues with internal design team, construction personnel, architects and consultants, etc. Reviews shop drawings for design intent and coordination between vendors. Understands and interprets landlord packages and reviews them as necessary in order to appropriately design specific stores. Presents designs at design plan review meetings to appropriate Design and Construction team members. Responsible for fixture design, engineering, development and finish palettes. Marketing Concept Visualization, Tradeshow Design, 3D Rendering, etc. KRG Enterprises / Mechanical Design Engineer January 2012 – April 2012 Philadelphia, PA Responsible for working with the vice president and project managers in the design development of retail store fixture. Creating concept drawings, 3D renderings and top level engineering visualizations. Making full engineering drawing packages for production. TC MILLWORK / Mechanical Design Engineer & Detailer November 2008 – October 2011 Philadelphia, PA Projects are mainly in the retail store fixture, including cabinetry, displays, retail store renovations and casino industry. Estimating & creating a scope of work using architectural blueprints. Further develops design drawings to level of engineered detail for production and bill of materials. Responsible for every casino projects. Fixture One / 3D Design Engineer May 2007 – November 2008 Philadelphia, PA Designer of the retail store fixture and furniture. Creating concept drawings, 3D renderings and engineering drawings. Programming (Woodwop and G-code)and operating CNC machines (Biesse and Weeke). Halla Engineering & Construction Co / Project Assistant Manager January 1997 – June 1999 Seoul, Korea Planning and supervising the cost of the entire construction sites. The Art Institute Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design, March 2007 Best in Quarter Awards, Dean’s Lists, Graduating with Honors Winter 2007 Student Art Show, First Prize Skills CNC Machine Experience: Programming and Operating Biesse and Weeke CNC Machine. Software Experience: Solidworks, Autodesk Inventor,3ds Studio max, Auto cad, Sketch UP, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Corel Draw, Rhinoceros 3.0 and MS Office related programs. Bilingual ability in English (Working Level) and Korean (Fluent). Military Service Enlisted in the ROK Army in January 1993 - March 1995
Art institute of Philadelphia