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  • Marc Levinson

    Design Consultant and Entrepreneur

    San Francisco, CA

An Industrial Designer based in San Francisco, Marc adds value to businesses by generating innovative product solutions and driving them to fruition in a way that is congruent with the goals and vision of the rest of the respective business. Currently providing services in: Product Design | Concept Sketching | CAD | 3D Printing | Prototyping | Manufacturing | FOB | Graphic Design | Logo Design | Interface Design | Experience Design | Has relationships with manufacturers, hardware and software developers to help facilitate the development of market ready products. Marc particularly enjoys working on projects that involve entrepreneurship and consults on lean design strategies for start ups. Able to provide services locally and remotely including Palo Alto, Sausalito, Dublin, Seattle, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, West Palm Beach, Atlanta with offices in San Francisco, Hayward and Fort Lauderdale. In depth experience in Electronics, Eyewear, Housewares, Toys, Lighting.

Work Samples

  • Intel Meta-Cam

  • Protos Eyewear

  • Lili Tea Infuser

Work History

  • Design Consultant

    • LevinsonID
    • Aug 2010 - Present (7 years 4 months)

    Full service Product Design studio offering services in physical and digital product development, with an emphasis on entrepreneurship and 3D printing technology. Client list available upon request.

  • Chief Executive Officer

    • Protos
    • May 2010 - Present (7 years 7 months)

    Overseeing the direction and strategy for Protos. Identifying and coordinating the development of new opportunities campaigns and products. Building relationships with new partners, investors, clients and distributors. Often directly involved in industrial design and development of the product.

  • Industrial Designer

    • SECTOR Global
    • Jan 2013 - Feb 2014 (1 year 1 month)

    Working with clients to develop products and the businesses around them. Full service Product Design studio with emphasis on traditional and digital product development, graphic presentations, and model making as well as engineering, manufacturing and business strategy.

  • Industrial Designer

    • F5 Networks
    • Jun 2012 - Sep 2012 (3 months)

    Worked to develop an overarching look, feel and physical interaction for upcoming products. Developed documentation and guidelines for use by a future contract and in house industrial design team.

  • Industrial Designer

    • The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC
    • Jun 2011 - Jan 2012 (7 months)

    Consulted with Singer Island Ritz property manager and Florida environmental authorities. Worked to develop a way to help the waterfront building meet new lighting requirements put in place for sea turtle nesting habits.

    Designed then oversaw manufacturing and installation for three retrofit light fixtures solutions as an alternative to replacing all exterior lighting in the building.


  • California College of the Arts

    • BFA Industrial Design
    • 2006 - 2011
  • University of California, Berkeley - Walter A. Haas School of Business

    • (Via CCA) BFA Industrial Design
    • 2010 - 2010



23rd Koizumi International Lighting Design Competition, OX3 Light Therapy -Honorable Mention 2010 -Design Excellence Award 2010 2011 Spark Concept Awards, OX3 Light Therapy and Lili Tea Infuser -Finalist Press Core77, Autodesk, PetaPixel