Versatile Industrial Designer with four year’s progressive experience in the product design and development industry. Primary focus on soft goods, promotional products, and packaging/graphic design, with multiple successful product introductions to market.

Work Samples

  • Furniture Design

  • Norelco Electric Razor

  • Dive Flashlight

Work History

Contour Products (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) November 2009 - Present Product Designer & Developer – Soft Goods Design / Packaging and Graphics Design Soft Goods Design Responsibilities include being involved in the entire product design and development process. Focused primarily on foam goods; i.e. pillows, postural support, cushions made of injection molded or cut foam, and textiles. Worked directly with company president and head of marketing throughout the process, including product, graphics and packaging design, technical drawings, photography and product feedback research. Select Project: CPAP Max Product Development: Worked exclusively on the development of the CPAP Max pillow. A pillow specifically designed to accommodate users of CPAP, and BIPAP therapy. Worked from initial concept thought the process to product launch, developing graphics, packaging, and literature. Product is now sold nationwide and internationally. Ep3 Systems (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) March 2008 - October 2008 Junior Product Designer – Promotional Product Design Promotional Product Design Responsibilities included the ability to work in a fast paced design process, designing promotional items for pharmaceutical companies, ranging from desk-top items, and pens to personal electronic items and educational products. Primary focus to generate numerous design concepts rapidly. Travel Experience: Extensive domestic and international travel to Asia and Europe to work with suppliers/manufacturers for product development, and exhibit or attend trade shows to search for new materials and Identify product trends. Additional Information: Strong Mechanical Aptitude Software Tools: -SolidWorks -Adobe Illustrator -Adobe Photoshop -Microsoft Office -3d Studio Max (For Rendering) -Bunkspeed Hypershot -Luxion Keyshot Design Skills: -Product Design -Concept Generation -Sketching -Digital Illustration -Technical Drawing -Model Making -Packaging Design -3D CAD & Modeling -Photo-realistic Computer Rendering Education The Art Institutes: 2005-2009 Bachelor of Science: Industrial Design Graduated Magna Cum Laude _______________________________________________________________________ *Willing to Relocate*

Education

Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

Specialties

Affiliations

IDSA

Awards

Deans, Presidents list 2005-2009 Graduated Magna Cum Laude- 2009

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