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 on projects ranging from military systems to point-of-purchase packaging. Responsible for project planning, user research, concept development, design for Manufacture/Assembly, and full manufacturing documentation, while managing multiple timelines simultaneously. + Collaborated across disciplines with graphic designers to develop structural packaging design solutions and point-of-sale displays for retail environments. + Converted a one-time project into a long-term client relationship by delivering top quality work, meeting tight deadlines and controlling budgets. + Personally fostered client and vendor connections, adding value to relationships and growing the business + Overcame unique design challenges with creative brand identity strategy, innovative problem-solving, and effective communication with team members + Gained experience in design engineering and manufacturing across a wide range of materials, processes and industries. 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 - Certified Associate (CSWA) + 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 rendering package Skills: Sketching, model making, rapid prototyping, rendering, package design, user experience, animation, graphics, illustration, injection molding, casting, CNC and sheet metal DFM/A, GD&T and ordinate dimensioning, ISO and regulatory standards, photography and image manipulation ----------Interests-------- Photography, hiking, mountain biking, computers, dogs and baseball


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