Industrial Designer.

Work Samples

  • First product designed from concept to production

  • Collection of Concepts

  • Self produced vase sold online and at markets

Work History

  • Principal Designer

    • Exit Velocity Design, LLC
    • Jul 2011 - Present (3 years 5 months)

    o Product, Instructional, and Package Design
    o Virtual model and production documentation
    o Design for rapid prototype: 3D print, CNC, laser cut, cast, and mold
    o Build and install of rooftop gardens and irrigation systems

  • Industrial Designer

    • Lasko Products
    • Mar 2014 - Nov 2014 (8 months)

    o Product Development
    o Design Engineering
    o Instructional Design
    o Virtual Animation

  • Adjunct Professor

    • Philadelphia University
    • Aug 2012 - Aug 2014 (2 years)

    – Design101 for Industrial Designers

    o Introduce Industrial Design to first year students
    o Provide practical skills and understanding of product design industry
    o Assist IDSA K-12 Design Learning Challenge


    – Materials and Process: Fabrication

    o Educate industrial design and engineering students of hand crafted processes and materials for the purpose of prototyping and production design
    o Manage student workers of wood, metal, paint, and synthetics workshops

  • Industrial Designer

    • SCA Americas
    • Oct 2009 - Aug 2012 (2 years 10 months)

    – Lead designer of products develop from concept to production

    o XPIC: Line of 3 in-counter napkin dispensers
    o T-26 Tissue Dispenser: Low price point minimal tool investment product redevelopment
    o Drive-Thru Napkin Dispenser: Accurate multiple napkin dispensing solution in fast food environment


    – Support role to senior designers and engineers

    o Premiere line of 5 dispensers: Virtual build, render of virtual product, file handling and distribution
    o Instruction manual and package graphic design
    o Production documentation of plastic parts

  • Designer and Project Manager

    • Mike Leonard Designer
    • 2007 - Oct 2009 (1 year 10 months)

    – Instruct various levels of interns process and technique

    – Supervise projects from initial meeting to final documentation

    – Lead product designer on client sponsored projects

  • Design Intern

    • Mike Leonard Designer
    • 2006 - 2007 (1 year)

    – Product design of client based sponsored projects

    – Live and virtual presentations

    – CAD development

  • Technician

    • Omega Tools
    • 2005 - 2005

    – Assembly of high torque and large format hydraulic wrench

    – Trained in metal fabrication

    o MIG and TIG weld operation

    o Mill and acetylene torch cut operation

    o Lathe and drill press

Education

  • Philadelphia University

    • BS Industrial Design
    • 2003 - 2007

    – Project manager of first place team, PhilaU Sprint Project – Project manager of redesign of Maurice Kanbar’s Roll-it and workshops

Specialties

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