Business oriented Industrial Design professional and product development. Experience leading and managing teams and working overseas. Expert in consumer trend analysis and business process knowledge. I'm a California native and a leading expert in product design for both showrooms and retail. I practiced Interior Design before pursuing my degree in Industrial design from the Art Institute, Orange County. My work includes soft goods, lighting, cosmetics, jewelry, consumer goods, furniture, appliances, sustainable products and interior décor items. I have a deep hands-on experience with the various stages of product development process and a passion for integrating business with artistic expression. I am inspired by travel, fashion, music, nature, fine art and graphic design. I am not interested in designing products, but rather a lifestyle.