To whom it may concern,
Fun and creative Industrial Designer, who enjoys, loves and happens to be an expert in Product Design. I have more than ten years doing: design services, product sourcing, design marketing and design sales for existing clients or new companies. I create new trends and open new business for clients.
Should you want to get in touch with me, you can contact me by email or phone.
Sr. Product Designer
- Catalina Lighting Inc.
- Miami, FL
Conceptualized design lighting and furniture collections for the company. Traveled to factories in China to meet with agents and vendors to negotiate and supervise accurate product development process. Prepared and performed presentations of line concepts to upper management. Accomplishments Provided a product development strategy aimed at the company's target customer base. Reduced cost of product line at 25% by visiting factories and working closer with vendors. Designed over 65% of products marketed and sold for Pottery Barn, Lowe's, Wal-Mart, Bed Bath & Beyond, JC Penney and others.
- Essex County College
- Michael Mendoza Designs
- Miami, FL
Design lighting, furniture, home accessories, and home goods following client trends. Visit furniture and lighting shows to create new design trends. Create new business opportunities for clients in new areas. Accomplishments Create and market innovative products for customer lines. Increase client's line of products based on needs of final customer. Increment by 25% client's productivity by improving existing designs.
Product Designer/Field Supervisor
- RC Aluminum
- Miami, FL
Designed and Fabricated windows using Auto Cad for high rise buildings and hotels. Managed the daily activities of a staff of 15 employees, including scheduling and production. Administered the installation of the above mentioned products. Accomplishments Devised solutions for installation issues in 15%. Delivered products ahead of deadlines and improved work efficiency of company staff. Generated 10% more business for the company.
Lead Designer/ Lighting & Furniture Designer
- Sergio Orozco Designs-West
- New York, NJ
Inspired creations of lighting, furniture and home accessory products from design to product development. Performed visits to factories within the US and China to review product lines. Responsible for managing a staff of junior designers. Accomplishments Executed and delivered designs within the deadline to clients bringing more business to the company. Introduced and developed an operational system used by junior designers to improve company business process. Negotiated directly with manufactures to implement a reduced-cost product line. PROFESSIONAL SKILLS DESIGN - Concept development, sketching, rendering, drafting manually or by computer. SOFTWARE - Proficient in Solid-Works, AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Office.
- Bachelor Industrial Design/Product
New York University
- AutoCAD NT 2000.
-Second Prize Winner of "Puerto Rican Mother" painting theme, Essex County College 1994.