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  • Kurt Rampton

    Kräutstache Design

    Atlanta, GA

Freelance Atlanta Industrial Designer: Active, passionate designer with keen focus on innovation and exploration seeks ambitious, risk-taking clients.

Work Samples

  • Hideaway Garage Storage

  • INFION Branding

  • Logo Design

Work History

Freelance Designer, Product and Graphic Design: conducts research, conceptualization and development of out-there ideas. Designs solutions to real problems. Resolves human-factors, aesthetic, mechanical and sustainability challenges for new products. Works closely with ambitious, risk-taking clients to create new categories and paradigms. Utilizes a network of talented super-nerds to provide complete solutions. Services: Product Design Solutions-oriented research. Inspired brainstorming. Communicative sketching. Gorgeous rendering. Accurate 3D modeling. Home-run presentations. Services: Graphics and Branding Unique, category-owning brands. Lucid logos. Dazzling websites. Collateral with impact. History Propane Design Group Senior Designer / Project Manager, handled research, conceptualization and development of products with high complexity and scope. Designed form, aesthetics, and usability for projects including exercise equipment, industrial tools, sports equipment, and furniture. Determined materials, construction, form, color, finish, and manufacturing processes in cooperation with product engineers. Developed new brand identities, web-sites, and marketing materials for new-tech start-ups and established companies. Managed planning, personnel assignment, and resource allocation for new projects. Provided design and project leadership to lower-level designers. 2006-2007 Staff Designer, handled research, design and development for all new projects. Worked with the client to develop project criteria and goals. Developed and presented documentation necessary to convey design solutions to the client, including sketches, renderings, CAD models, sketch models, mechanical drawings and written reports. 2005-2006 Creature Product Development Intern, contributed to all phases of projects including soft-goods, consumer electronics, and graphics. Created sketch concepts, renderings, and study-models to assist designers. Developed documentation to communicate design solutions to clients. 2004-2005 CCi, Ryobi Technologies Inc. Intern, large power-tool design group for Ryobi, Craftsman, and Ridgid brands. Extensive brainstorming, sketching, and presentation preparation. Assisted with market research, product testing, product design and packaging. 2004 Education Georgia Institute of Technology BS in Industrial Design Graduated May 2005 GPA: 3.53 Winner, IDSA National Merit Award, Southern District 2005 Deans List 2000-2005 Certificate: Social Psychology 2005 Winner, Sydney Golden Scholarship 2003


Georgia Institute Of Technology





IDSA Student Merit Award, Southern District 2005