Born in Long Beach California. My way of life has been defined by skateboarding, a rich family heritage and the cultural diversity of Southern California. California’s art, music and action sports has influenced the work I do. My life perspective has allowed me to design in a very creative and highly stylized fashion sense. Product creativity and progression is my passion
Innovative, Creative, Commercial, well rounded, highly motivated & committed footwear designer with experience & technical skills.
949.610.2160 / email@example.com / quincejoseph.com
SENIOR Footwear Designer
-At SUPRA I have gained extensive experience in the development of technical performance footwear, brand building and market strategy.
• Design innovative products for fashion / sport / casual performance footwear
ranges based on innovation platforms, creative direction, consumer tastes,
and retail sales trends
• Collaborate with marketing to remain informed on market needs
• Gather and translate relevant information needed to design a consumer and
market right collection
• Managing and directing designers projects
• Store checks, market visits, team travel
• Create inspiration presentations to show creative process
• Focus product designs for market success and finalize technical packages
• Create working drawings and colored sketches as needed
• Hand off design to development and communicate all relevant information needed
for development process to the company sample room and external manufacturers in China
VANS 2007-2011 Footwear Designer
• VANS OTW Collection
• VANS ACTION SPORTS
• VANS SURF
I was creator of three highly successful brand categories, OTW,
Vans Action Sports, and Vans Surf. This includes trend board creation, concepts,colors and material research, execution, development completion, teck packs, wear-test and coordination with the
VANS apparel and marketing teams. Creating new custom Pro-Models (last & fit) and working the marketing concepts &
sales strategies. Work with the team on all facets of the production
& merchandising proses.
Designed Hurley footwear for men, women and kids. Custom artwork & graphic design for product, advertisements & promotional materials. Conceptualized & successfully implemented a variety of unique sales and marketing strategies.
Freelance Consultant est. 2001
Hurley Board-short design
Roxy T-shirt Graphics
APX Women’s T-shirt Graphic Design- Apparel, Custom Furniture , Hand goods, Goggles, Sunglasses, Accessories, Board Bags, Back Packs, Travel Bags
Creative Recreation -2004- Concept Sketches
Fashion Institute Of Design & Merchandising
-Receiving a top of the class award -Obtained a degree in Graphic Design 2004
Interests & other Achievements
-A proven ability to interact with & coordinate successfully between upper management & creative teams.
-Skilled working knowledge with snow, surf, & skateboard cultures & trends for over 15 + years
-Fast, accurate, & detailed 3-D conceptual sketching & rendering abilities
-Skilled in various mediums including marker, pen, pencil, watercolor, paint, Illustrator, Photoshop & other technical programs....
Interests & other Achievements -A proven ability to interact with & coordinate successfully between upper management & creative teams. -Skilled working knowledge with snow, surf, & skateboard cultures & trends for over 15 + years -Fast, accurate, & detailed 3-D conceptual sketching & rendering abilities -Skilled in various mediums including marker, pen, pencil, watercolor, paint, Illustrator, Photoshop & other technical programs....