Director of Business Development
Mount Laurel, NJ
Jan 2017 - Present (5 years 4 months)
kubik maltbie is in the business of creating extraordinary experiences for museums, visitor centers and specialty projects all around the world. We work closely with design and client teams to produce projects that meet exceptional standards of creativity, technical mastery, environmental sensitivity and fiscal responsibility.
Project Manager, Experience Design
The Henry Ford
May 2016 - Present (6 years 7 months)
The Henry Ford is America's greatest history attraction. Made up of three venues, including Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, and Ford Rouge Factory Tour, THF seeks to inspire visitors and bring the past forward. As Project Manager, I managed all aspects of design implementation for new exhibit projects and lead the design team in collaboration with Curatorial, Education, Digital & Emerging Media, and Guest Programs to execute new and engaging initiatives.
Director of Creative Development
Mar 2013 - Present (9 years 2 months)
Cloudberry Studio designs and produces learning environments, specializing in children's experiences that appeal to both them and their adult caretakers. As Director of Creative Development, I collaborate with the Art Director and Principal Designer to develop new exhibit content, programs, and client relationships. Additionally, I contribute knowledge of spatial planning, curriculum development, and exhibit fabrication to the development of custom and pre-conceived science and children’s exhibitions.
Project Manager/Design Manager
Oct 2011 - Dec 2013 (2 years 2 months)
Seek is a boundary-pushing innovation boutique with an integrated approach using consumer insight to inspire raw empathy, which becomes the foundation for transformative ideas. As a Project Manager and Design Manager, I partnered with our talented team of Research & Innovation consultants to take insights and ideas to the next level. This involved estimation and management of project budgets, logistics coordination, and management of both internal and external design teams and resources.
Client Services (Contract)
Brandimage - Desgrippes & Laga
Apr 2011 - Sep 2011 (5 months)
Partnered with Client Services and Creative team members to lead project executions in Corporate and Consumer Branding, Industrial Design, and Product Innovation. Contribute a thorough understanding of Industrial Design and Graphic Design as well as strong project management skills to align the team to client objectives and expectations.
Oct 2007 - Mar 2011 (3 years 5 months)
Independently lead all aspects of multi-million dollar project executions from bid to close out. Responsible for developing a partnership between clients, design partners, and other parties to ensure that client expectations were consistently exceeded and each project was brought in on time and budget.
Exhibits and Graphics Designer
Georgia Aquarium, Inc.
Oct 2005 - Dec 2006 (1 year 2 months)
Designed exhibits and educational graphics for main galleries, as well as print and web graphics for marketing and PR initiatives.
Graphic Design Intern
Jan 2005 - Oct 2005 (9 months)
Created print and web graphics for marketing initiatives.