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  • Ron Williams

    New Product Development - Anything Imaginable

    Royal Oak, MI

Hands-on Product Developer | Account Manager | Studio Manager Offering innovative Consumer Products oppertunities and Creative Solutions for Business Development. I help people and companies to take undeveloped ideas and transform them into concise, well-defined consumer-oriented concepts that lead to viable brand product, images and strategies. Do you have a special product idea that you always wanted to develop, but didn't know who could build it for you? We can help in making your vision a reality. Vision Statement: Striving to conceive and prove out world class innovative concepts that achieve and exceed todays transportation and consumer product aesthetics, form and fuctions that overreach standards beyond state-of-the-art. Facilitating Investor's, Entreperneur's, OEM's, Manufacture's, and Inventor's looking for talent to develop innovative concepts into profitable business opportunities. I am available now for hire. Seeking work, contract opportunities, special projects and new ventures. Seeing is Believing! View my automotive and product portfolio @ coroflot and my studio tour and product videos @ vimeo. In my contact info - websites linkes. TALENT SKILLS EXPERTISE Experience in Automotive and Truck Concepts, Production and Aftermarket Products; Expertise in Aerospace Tooling; Composite and Sheet Metal Part Fabrication; Medical/Composite Wheel Chairs; Contract Seating; Hi-Performance Bicycles; Riding Toys and Hand Grip Systems Management of Design - Models - Tooling - Prototypes - Production •Design sculpting, hands-on concept brainstorming •Proof of concept models and demo prototypes •Produce and fine tune the production design resulting in saving time-to-market •Proven ability to manage and execute concepts through production release •Extensive experience in hand grips, touch zones and seating human factors Product development training and clay / hard modeling instructor

Work Samples

  • VTOL Concept Study

  • Elegant Wheel Chair story board

  • Trike Cycle

Work History

  • Owner / Manager

    • Ron Williams Designs
    • Jan 2000 - Present (17 years 11 months)

    Product Development | Creative and Production Consulting | On-site services.

    Spanning all phases of product development processes specializing in innovative design, R&D, trainning, reinventing and stylizing brand products.

    Automotive and Products by: RON WILLIAMS DESIGNS | View my Automotive protfolio images at www.coroflot.com/ronhwms | Product and Studio Tour videos at www.vimeo.com/rhw links attached

    • The ELEGANT WHEEL CHAIR. "Metropolis Magazine Green Design Winner" Exhibited at The Design Museum, London England.

    • Innovative HAND TASK SOLUTIONS System.

    • RAD Composite BMX Bicycle Frame. Resin infusion molded.

    • FORTUNE COOKIE inspired TEA KETTLE. Manufactured in cast iron and ceramic materials.

    • ALBAISA Side Chair. Contract seating. Published in "The Source Book of Contemporary Furniture"

    • TRIKE CYCLE. Educational riding toy concepts. Blow molded.

    • VTOL (Vertical take off and landing) UAV concepts.

    • FLEXIBLE MANUFACTURING System. Portable limited manufacturing machine for low cost start ups.

    • MINI MAMMOTH SLIDE. Blow or rotational molding.

    • Patents: Wheel Chair products. 4,754,987 | 4,593,929 | 4,979,779

    "Former GM Stylist Now Doing Industrial Design" Article Sept.5.2011 TECH CENTER NEWS, by Gerry Scott


  • Lawrence Technological University

    • 2008 - 2010

    Alias Design certification program | Product presentations | Student mentoring in areas of clay design sculpting and proof of concept and prototype model fabrication.

  • College for Creative Studies

    • Product Developent
    • 2004 - 2006

    Adjunct Instructor | Product development foundations for transportation and product design. Clay sculpting and mixed media proof of concept and prototype model fabrication.



Adjunct ID, Model Making and Design Sculpting Instructor @ the College for Creative Studies & Lawrence Tech. University


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