Philly-area Industrial Designer

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----------Experience-------- Industrial Designer DesignDesign, Inc. Feb. 2010 - Present Kennett Square, PA Industrial Designer in a fast-paced consultancy overseeing complete product design life cycle from initial research through conceptualization, to implementation and production support, while managing multiple timelines simultaneously. + Converted a one-time project into a long-term client relationship by delivering top quality work, meeting tight deadlines and controlling budgets. + Defined conceptualization and research strategies which were then implemented as standards for all projects company wide. + Collaborated across disciplines with graphic designers to develop structural packaging design solutions and point-of-sale displays for retail environments. + Consistently achieved project goals on budget with clear client-facing communication, teamwork and time management often with little oversight. + Quickly learned and adapted to meet various design challenges posed by projects ranging from garden tools to high precision laboratory instruments. + Holder of several design and utility patents. Industrial Design Intern Mike Leonard Design Feb. 2008 - May 2009 Bala Cynwyd, PA Built sketch models and created images and renderings for client presentations. Buildings and Grounds Worker Philadelphia University Physical Plant Nov. 2007 - Aug. 2009 Philadelphia, PA Worked with HVAC, plumbing and electrical professionals maintaining University facilities/equipment. Assisted with renovation, landscaping and hardscaping projects. ----------Education-------- Philadelphia University B.S., Industrial Design, class of 2009 ----------Expertise-------- Programs: Solidworks + Full understanding of Part, Assembly and Drawing features. + Complex Surfacing and referenced split-body construction. + Engineering analysis tools including draft and flow analysis. Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Lightroom) Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) Keyshot, Rhino, Sketchbook Pro, Manga Studio, google Sketchup Skills: Hand/digital sketching, model making, research, rendering (2D & 3D), tools and shop procedures, rapid prototyping, model making, material selection, package design, animation, illustration, mechanism design, RIM and injection molding, casting, sheet metal fabrication, CNC machining, 2D drafting, GD&T and ordinate dimensioning ----------Interests-------- Photography, woodworking, computers, baseball and hiking with my two labs

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Philadephia University

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IDSA

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