I have a keen sense of observation and a strong analytical ability to assess, strategize, harness and focus resources to achieve the set objectives while maintaining an agile and dynamic organization through the promotion of a positive and productive environment. These skills were acquired through working at the OEM studios, and through my interiors design management experience at a supplier, managing several studios globally, and working with several OEM clients on over 20 brands.

Work Samples

  • New Design for Nissan SSS

  • Office in Dubai

  • Ria7 RRT

Work History

MIKE M ENAYAH 28124 Sybil Ct. Farmington Hills, MI 48334 (248) 890-9305 USA mike.enayah@gmail.com Proficiency I have a keen sense of observation and a strong analytical ability to assess, strategize, harness and focus resources to achieve the set objectives while maintaining an agile and dynamic organization through the promotion of a positive and productive environment. These skills were acquired through working at the OEM studios, and through my interiors design management experience at a supplier, managing several studios globally, and working with several OEM clients on over 20 brands. Summary • I have developed my management skills through 15 years of serving as an Automotive Industrial Design Manager and Director for an OEM, and a Tier One Supplier. • I have a Masters Degree in industrial design, enhanced by architectural and graphic Design background. • I have gained my international experience through working in North America, South East Asia, Dubai, and Europe, with project development responsibilities upward of several billions of dollars. • I have established teams with creative talent and supportive staff, working on the development of high profile projects. My responsibilities included assessing the needs, interviewing applicants, selecting the applicants, selecting the equipments, establishing the facilities, and setting the operation. • Communication is one of my strongest abilities, as one of my responsibilities at Lear Corporation was to liaison with the media and stock analysts. I also have great articulation skills, and mastery of presentation tools. • I have worked on the world largest platforms, and smallest most exclusive production, from Formula 1 technology, to basic cars productions in India and Malaysia. The GEB Group Global Theme Maker/ East Wind Motors/ Bardwiel USA, Canada, Dubai 2008-Current V.P of Design I was given the task to create manage and grow a group of design businesses, automotive, product, and theme park design and development company, I have recruited the most capable talents from the USA, Canada, and Korea. I have assembled the most capable teams, to provide these unique services to the emerging areas of the world that did not have these capabilities locally. Lear Corporation Southfield, USA 1997-2008 Industrial Design Manager I was assigned to the creation and growth of a group of product design and development departments that would be responsible for all products that Lear Corporation was developing in the US and globally. During my time at the corporation I was part of the team that worked on managing the response of Lear’s growth from $6 Billion annual sales to $17 Billion annual sales, including the global expansion into Europe, and Asia. • 1997 I was recruited by Lear Corporation based on my understanding of design and business development. I was active in building the technology division, starting with the infrastructure, equipment, staff hearing, development and growth. • 1999 I was assigned to head all of Lear’s design studios in North America, production and advanced. • 2000 in addition to my design management responsibility, I was assigned to manage the Motorsports, visualization, and Graphics departments. • 2000 The England, Italy, and Asian studios were added to my responsibilities. • 2001 in addition to my responsibilities, I became the media and stock analysts presenter and tour guide through Lear. • 2002 the North American Studios were restructured to be OEM specific, Ford, DCX, and GM. I had responsibility for all the staffing of the studios. • 2004 I started to manage all total interior integration projects. • 2006 lead restructures and I was assigned to manage the design of the new business development and brand creation units. • 2007 The launch of the first Lear (Brand Autograph by Lear). • 2008 helping the company restructure due the market response. Global Industries Warren, USA 1995-1997 Sr. Industrial Designer I was assigned to GM Interior Component Design Studio. As a new designer I was eager to learn the GM branding differentiation as our studio was servings all of the GM brands from the design of headliners, package shelves, door panels, plastic parts, interior lighting, under hood, bed liners, pillar garnishes. I was working with all the studios to design components that reflect each brands character developing sketches, direct the Alias designers, take it to clay, then working with the suppliers to develop the products. Qualifications and Education Wayne State University Master of Science in Industrial Design Center for Creative Studies Product Design Courses Grand Valley State Bachelor of Arts in Design Center of Professional Studies Certificate of Design Overview University of Michigan in Dearborn Certificate of Systems Integration Lear Corporation Six Sigma Green Built

Education

College for Creative Studies Detroit Wayne State University

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Affiliations

http://mikeenayah.com/

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