Industrial Design Manager
Jul 2019 - Present (2 years)
Designing and implementing a portfolio of telematics products for both consumer and commercial markets. Managing the process from concept through manufacturing and working with hardware and software managers to oversee product development with contract manufacturers.
Feb 2018 - Jan 2019 (11 months)
Led a team of designers and engineers in developing a variety of retail fixures for such companies as Makita Tools, Clif Bar, Yakima, and Black Diamond. Responsibilities included design direction, team organization, setting project goals and timelines, client communication and presentation.
Freelance Industrial Designer
Blair Hasty LLC
Mar 2011 - Feb 2018 (6 years 11 months)
Design work completed on projects ranging from consumer products to packaging,
corporate identity, retail environments and fixtures with agencies such as Miller Zell, Anthem Worldwide Retail One, and Icon for brands including Coca-Cola, Home Depot, Lowes, Graco, Calphalon and more.
Senior Industrial Designer
Feb 2006 - Mar 2011 (5 years 1 month)
Responsible for product design from concept development through overseeing
engineering and manufacturing. Worked closely with project managers, mechanical
and electrical engineers as well as contract manufacturers to develop products
for major retail outlets across the globe such as Apple Store, Best Buy and Walmart.
Jul 2004 - Feb 2006 (1 year 7 months)
Responsible for design of retail displays and store fixtures
for such clients as Mohawk, Shaw and Walmart. Project experience includes
producing design ideation through overseeing prototyping and final construction.