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  • Ross Brinkman

    Product Designer x Developer

    Chicago, IL

My name is Ross Brinkman and I am currently an Industrial Designer at TEAMS Design in Chicago. I have always been passionate about design in one way or another. The ideation process and physical mechanisms are what drew me into industrial design and I have been infatuated ever since. Please, enjoy my work and feel free to leave comments or contact me if you have any questions.

Work Samples

  • Trusst

  • Lotus

  • Sketching

Work History

Ross Brinkman rosscbrinkman@gmail.com 708 805 8048 Work Experience Oak Park & River Forest High School Head Coach-Summer Water Polo Camp -Coached multiple age groups ranging from 5th grade to high school seniors; both boys and girls. -Responsible for security and safety of pool area. Environs Development Construction Laborer -Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of multiple construction sites of high end single family homes. Environs Development Architecture Intern -Involved in overall design process from clients arrival until project completion -Completed architectural plans for single family homes approved by zoning restrictions of the city of Chicago Hasbro Toys Industrial Design Intern Summer 2012 Education Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN BFA in Industrial Design 2009-Present Expected Graduation: 2013 Interests Sports-Water Polo, Football, Volleyball, Basketball Arts-Drawing, Woodworking Travel-Japan, Canada, Bahamas, Caribbean, England, Germany, Switzerland, France Affiliations Purdue Men’s Water Polo Club Rookie of the Year-2009 Most Improved-2010 Vice President/Captain-2011-Present Purdue IDSA Student Member Sponsored Studio Hasbro Toys Jan. 2012-Mar. 2012 National Furniture Nov. 2011-Dec. 2011 Delta Faucet Company Aug. 2011-Nov. 2011 48:2 Design Competition Weber Grills-2012 Software Microsoft Office Adobe CS5.5 Photoshop Adobe CS5.5 Illustrator Adobe CS5.5 InDesign Sketchbook Designer 2011 Sketchbook Pro 2011 Rhinoceros 4.0 Solidworks 2011 Bunkspeed Hypershot Skills Rapid ideation sketches 3D modeling Physical model creation Computer rendering


  • Purdue University, West Lafayette IN

    • Bachelor of Arts Industrial Design
    • 2009 - 2013