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Mattiene-Arienne Moustakas IDSA
BFA-MA-MFA, Inventor, Vice President / Design & Consultant
Comprehensive "PRODUCT-ARCHITECTURE" (AKA "Industrial Design") Conception, Aesthetic Design, Engineering, and Promotional Designer. Extensive product verbal & promotional collateral. Product and Line-Naming & "tag-lining". Established and Directed three Internal Corporate R&D (Invention & Design) Departments. Produced numerous Patent Protectable items and extensions. Desire to continue in the practice of "non-linear" thinking to produce unique market entries, exercising full left & right brain capacity. Adjunct Activities: Biographical Novelist, Romantic Poet, Political Editorialist, Dual-Octave Vocalist, "Uncanny" Kazoo Virtuosa, Anglo-Euro Dialectician and Impressionist, Performance Artist, Sculptor, Painter, and Dimensional "Assemblager".
"I Spy" Wrist-Counter
"Creative Playthings" Intro
"Bubblesque" Fragrance Decanters
Mattiene-Arienne Moustakas IDSA “Object-Architect” / Industrial Designer / "Object-Architect" / Design & Development Vice President / Principal Professional Member, Industrial Designers Society of America Experience: Vice President, Director & Consultant, Product Development Process Patent-Prone-Product Inventor, Industrial & Dimensional Designer Creator/ Directed of Three Corporate Design & Development Groups Present: Owner, Design / Mattiene, Concept & Development, North Las Vegas NV “As a compulsive creative, with diverse interests in the visual & performing arts, I’ve always striven to create objects and “scenarios”, in images or words, that are potentially “non-derivative”; that is, with no immediately traceable roots, and as such, suitable for maximum copyright and / or patent-protection”. Objective: An association with a quality consumer product development function, to create & produce fresh, market-relevant offerings, in a variety of mass-use materials; plastics, woods, metals, paper & print. “Hands-On” R&D Contribution: -Member Senior Corporate Management Team -R&D Facilities, Planning & Design -Budgeting -Product Conception -Line PLanning -Initial Sketching / Tight-Rendering -Pre-Engineering Drawings -Patent Submission & Follow-Through -Naming & Tag-Lining -R&D Flow Sequencing -Innate Market Savvy R&D Team Direction: - Recruitment of R&D Team -Coordination of Design & Development Functions (Product Engineering / Package Design) -“Brain-Storming” -Competitive Analysis -Model Building -Component Sourcing -Manufacturing Sourcing -Costing & Margin Assurance -Packaging & Display Development R&D Staffers Directly Reporting: -Concept Designer -Product Engineer -Prototype Modeler -Industrial Designer -Graphic / Digital Designer -Competitive Market Researchers -Freelance Contractors Product-Market Emphases: -Product & Lines Naming & Tag-Lining -Desk Accents -Lighting -Stationery Products -Toys & Games -Wall Decor -Gifts & Collectibles -Logos & Corporate Identity -Package Design -Display Design -Trade Show Booth Design -Promotional & Collateral Writing Career Highlights: -Created scores of products as senior-most corporate staffer & consultant. -Created & Directed three Corporate Product Development departments. (CBS Inc, Freelance Inc, Hallmark) -Granted 18 U.S. Product Patents in Design & Mechanical classes. Present Position: Design / Mattiene, President, Concept & Design, Las Vegas NV Former Positions: -Franklin Mint, Senior Design Director / Consultant-in-Residence, Philadelphia PA -Reiley-Moustakas Development, Co-President, Design & Marketing, Doylestown PA -Freelance Inc, Vice President / Design & Product Development, Philadephia PA -Hallmark Inc, Design Director, Corporate New Lines Dvelopment, Kansas City MO -CBS Toys Division, Vice President / Product Concept & Development, Princeton NJ & NY -Parker Brothers Games, R&D Product Manager, Inventor & Designer, Salem MA -Ideal Toy Corp, Toy & Game Designer, Hollis, Queens, NY -Columbia University, Publications Designer, Manhattan NY Military: -USAF & Reserves, 1st Lt., Group Leader, Graphic-Design / Intelligence Information, Tactical Air Command, and Greek Linguist / Interpreter for NATO forces. Selected Consultant Project Developments & Presentation: Hallmark Inc. (MO) Knickerbocker Toy (NJ) Colorforms (NJ) Pressman Toy (NJ) Milton Bradley (MA) / Parker Brothers (MA) Binney & Smith (PA) Cabbage Patch Project (GA) Johnson Lighting (PA) Park- Sherman (NJ) Fetco Frames (MA) FIne Arts Exhibition: Painting & Sculpture Exibition Macy Gallery of Art, Columbia University Lecturer: Industrial & Toy Design The College of New Jersey Travel & Languages: Extensive U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Greece. Fluent in Modern Greek. Graduate Academics: - Master of Fine Arts, University of Kansas (Industrial Design) - Master of Arts, Columbia University (Dimensional & Architectural Design ) - Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University (Product Concept & Design, College Design-Program Creation) - Advanced Professional Diploma with Distinction, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Architectural Aesthetics) Undergraduate Academics: - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University (Industrial Design & Studio Arts) - University of North Carolina (Humanities, Language & Geology) Corporate Training: “Synectics” Creative Problem-Solving Emersion, Cambridge MA CBS Finance for Non-Financial Executives, Tarrytown NY American Management Certificates: Product Selection, R&D Management, HR Management U.S. Regional Knowledge & Residences: NY,TX, MS, NC ,KS, MO, NJ, MA, PA, AZ, NV. Contact Modes: Suite 129 13741 Raceway Drive Cell: 315.383.3196 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Site: coroflot.com/mattiene
Dual 2-Year Masters Program: Courses in 2&3 Dimensional Design, Advanced Independent Study in Product Design, Painting, Sculpture, Architectural Design, Contemporary Art & Design History and Criticism, and College-Level Curriculum Developmental in Technical Drawing for Industrial & Interior Designers, 3.9+ GPA. Dual-Master's thesis included visual exhibition of Neo-Modern Abstract Paintings, and Large Walk-Through Design Installation at Columbia University's Macy Gallery. *Certified as Pre-Doctoral Candidate for Ed.D. program in teaching of college-level design curricula and programs.
Diploma with High Distinction, in group of 40 Industrial, Interior, and Architectural Designers, Department of Visual Studies, School of Architecture.
Top GPA as Industrial Design student.