Josh designs products, from experiential to informational, in 3 and 2 dimensions. He solves small and large problems, always with the ultimate goal of engaging the end-user, which is where success is found.

Work Samples

  • Honeywell VisionPRO 8000

  • My Matrix Family iOS App (Loreal)

  • Nonin Pulse Oxymeter

Work History

  • Senior UX Designer, Silk

    • Amazon
    • Seattle, WA
    • Sep 2013 - Present (7 months)

    Josh is the UX designer for Amazon's Silk web browser, currently featured on the Kindle Fire. He works closely with researchers, product managers, and developers to design and build better experiences for our customers.

  • Freelance Product & UI Designer

    • Self
    • Oct 1999 - Sep 2013 (13 years 11 months)

    Josh designs 2D and 3D products for retail, educational clients, start-ups, and inventors. Josh is engaged with art direction, product design & development, user interface design, design engineering, front-end web design & development, and much more. Past and present clients include: Fujitsu-Ten, Loreal, Pearson Longman, Mattel, Hasbro, Washington Redskins, BMW, Chase Bank, T Rowe Price, T-Mobile, BP, Hewitt Worldwide, George Washington University, The World Bank, The Beanstalk Group, Watson Wyatt, and many more.

  • Senior Product Designer

    Designed products for the Aquatopia and MicroDry product lines and was engaged in design direction, concept generation, surface design, project management, recruitment, presentations, strategy, and research. Retail outlets included Bed Bath & Beyond, Toys R' Us, Babies R' Us, Buy Buy Baby, and more.

  • Designer

    Josh designed products for diverse segments including: medical products, sports equipment, power sports vehicles, and user interfaces for home control devices. He was actively involved with concept generation, surface design, interface design, project management, usability testing, and research. Clients Included: Honeywell, Activision, Nonin, Arctic Cat, Smead, and J&J Ethicon

  • Designer

    Worked with the Hixon team while still a student at Pratt Institute. He was involved with spacial design, way-finding graphics, and interactive design and development.

  • Designer (Contract)

    As a long term freelance designer for this financial services leader, Josh designed material that improved the clients' employees knowledge about all of the financial services available to them through T Row Price's managed services. The designs varied in range from 40+ page retirement guides to periodicals to tri-folds and buck-slips. Clients included T-Mobile, Harris Teeter, Constellation Energy, Clorox, and many more.

  • Designer & Developer

    • Supon Design Group
    • 2001 - 2003 (2 years)

    As a long term freelance designer & developer for this award winning agency in DC, Josh helped design and build web-sites and interactive applications for The International Finance Corporation, Beanstalk, Watson Wyatt, The George Washington University, and many more.

  • Interactive Developer/Designer

    Developed and designed major elements of numerous industry leading websites including Roland, Panasonic, Crystal Cruises, and Western Dental.

Education

  • Pratt Institute

    • BID Industrial Design
    • 2004 - 2007

    Josh was on the President's List or Dean's List each semester at Pratt, an active contributor to the Static Fish comic periodical, and a finalist for the TakiFuji art award. ..

  • University of Maryland

    • N/A Studio Art
    • 1994 - 1998

    Josh studied studio art part time while working for his family business.

Specialties

Awards

Finalist for the Takifuji Art Award at Pratt - President's List & Dean's List at Pratt Institute - Featured portfolio on Coroflot (March 2010.) - Judged UW Stout ID 09/10 Merit Award

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