I am available for part-time, full-time, or freelance work. Please contact me for any design-related jobs, artistic endeavors, or just to say hello. Let's be friends. http://www.stevienicolemeder.com/

Work Samples

  • Powered by People

  • "Living" Room Hydroponic Coffee Table

  • Light Mace/ /Light Purse

Work History

  • Creative Lead/Production Manager

    -Succeeding as a lead designer to create primarily retail installations including high-profile store-fronts, interiors, and products
    -Managing production for co-working designer’s projects
    -Leading production teams from conception to completion through product building, troubleshooting, and seamless installs
    -Also executes vendor sourcing, pricing, and client communications

  • Freelance Creative Lead

    • Doremus
    • New York, NY
    • Jun 2014 - Jun 2014

    As primary designer I was responsible to design 16 art installations using a team of people, managing production, and personally installating artwork for a press worthy branded event

  • Design Manager

    • Pickett Furniture
    • Brooklyn, NY
    • Jan 2014 - May 2014 (4 months)

    -Create detailed drawings and tempting visuals for client approval and shop fabrication
    -Design and present conceptual products and packaging to Principle and potential clients using luring imagery and specific copy
    -Manage budget and timelines associated with all assignments
    -Oversee skilled craftsmen and women to ensure quality
    -Personally fabricate furniture pieces and aid in installations
    -Responsible for communication with clients, engineers, and vendors

  • Junior Designer

    • Planterworx
    • May 2013 - Dec 2013 (7 months)

    -Create shop drawings for manufacturing via Solidworks (sheet metal fabrication)
    -Concept design new products including both planters and furniture; along with other misc. projects.
    -Contact and keep clients up to date and taken care of individually.
    -Run the laser and keep quality control standards high for all fabricators

  • Freelance Designer

    • Stevie Meder
    • 2010 - May 2013 (3 years 2 months)

    available for graphic design, identity design, sketches, product photography, renderings, or other design-related services

    Clients Include:
    La Vida Femme
    Marigold Home Interiors
    Rion Design
    Beacon Paws

  • Industrial Designer

    • POD design
    • Jan 2013 - Apr 2013 (3 months)

    -curate concepts through sketching and diagrams
    -conduct research of available products and technologies
    -experiment and prototype
    -manage manufacturing communication
    -project manage all existing and brand new product design endeavors
    -manage in-office technology including 3D printer/laser cutter
    -work independently and with a small team

  • Assistant Experiential Designer

    • MKG
    • Sep 2012 - Dec 2012 (3 months)

    -Assist in experiential marketing including, but not limited to:
    -Branded environments
    -In-house graphic design
    -Print file management
    -Sketch up and photoshop heavy rendering (mock-ups)
    -Lots of sketching and concept development

  • Industrial Designer

    • Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Aug 2008 - Aug 2012 (4 years)
  • Design Intern

    • Room 68 Furniture and Design
    • Aug 2011 - Jan 2012 (5 months)

    As a start-up gallery and retail space, Room 68 employed me to:
    -Design marketing material
    -Design interior retail displays according to brand
    -Network with regional designers
    -Manage files and aid in pricing

  • President Wentworth Chapter

    • IDSA (The Industrial Designers Society of America)
    • 2012 - 2012
  • Design Intern

    • Jonathan Olivares Design research
    • Sep 2011 - Dec 2011 (3 months)

    -Conducted research
    -Design information graphics for an exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago (see publications)
    -Fabricated scaled architectural/interior space models
    -Maintained project documentation
    -Travelled on task

  • Design Intern

    • Artaic - Innovative Mosaic
    • Jan 2011 - Apr 2011 (3 months)

    -Created mosaics digitally and fabricated by hand
    -Executed Graphic Design for marketing material
    -Designed and packaged repeating-pattern mosaics
    -Photographed/documented color exact digital palettes using existing tiles.

  • Design Intern

    • Bill Bancroft Furniture Design
    • May 2010 - Aug 2010 (3 months)

    -Grasped the basics of furniture design and fabrication using advanced technology with traditional machinery
    -Participated in independent and team projects including but not limited to: client meetings, fabrication, model making, on-site project installation, rapid concept sketching, and 3D rendering


  • Wentworth Institute of Technology

    • Bachelor of Science Industrial Design
    • 2008 - 2012
  • Lyme Academy

    • Figure painting/ Oil painting
    • 2007 - 2008





Merit Scholarship Award ______________________ Core77 Design Awards Student Notable 2012 Interiors and Exhibitions Educational Initiatives