Apr 2013 - Present (8 years 6 months)
Apparel design, trend forecasting, create tech packs, fabric sourcing and development, lead fit sessions, print design, work closely with team of graphic and apparel designers, merchandising and sales communicate with factories and outside design partners, lead product development meetings, travel to trade shows and development partners, oversee QC Team, developed new products leading to year over year sales increases.
Independent Trading Company
San Clemente, CA
Oct 2010 - Dec 2011 (1 year 2 months)
Created tech packs, created and maintained calendars, created and edited purchase orders, created and maintained delivery charts, conducted color and wash tests, maintained WIP reports, costing for customers.
Los Angeles, CA
2010 - 2010
Created and edited purchase orders, created and edited style sheets, prepared cut tickets, updated spreadsheets, worked with wholesale customers, sewing, packed shipments for distribution.
Design and Sales Assistant
San Diego, CA
2009 - 2010 (1 year)
Researched trends and competitors, product design and development, technical and flat sketching, line planning, planned events and fashion shows, created promotional materials, lead fit sessions.