Jul 2013 - Present (8 years 6 months)
Shave and Groom design/development within Remington's Creative Division. Acts as a mediator between Marketing, Engineering, NPD, and outside suppliers, as well as worked closely with external design teams to co-developed products while elevating Remington's brand language.
Skills: brainstorming, product research, product testing, concept sketching, sketch modeling, rapid prototyping, CAD modeling, creating/evaluating product color material & finish, presentation development, communication/collaboration with numerous over-sea vendors.
Industrial Design Intern - Sanitary
Jan 2012 - Jun 2012 (5 months)
Product and fixture development under Kohler's Sanitary Design Division. Worked on numerous design projects within multi-disciplinary teams involving: design, marketing, engineering, and manufacturing.
Skills: brainstorming, concept sketching, sketch modeling, CAD modeling and rendering, presentation development, current product updates/development
Mar 2011 - Dec 2011 (9 months)
Development of a Passive Vibration Therapy (PVT) device for the lower extremities of older adults with limited or no mobility in order to maintain or reverse muscle and bone loss associated with reduced activity level.
Skills: concept sketching, sketch modeling, practitioner research, CAD model, client presentations
Footwear Design Intern
Red Wing Shoe Co.
May 2011 - Aug 2011 (3 months)
Product development of many forms of footwear within brands under the Red Wing name: Red Wing, Vasque, Irish Setter, Worx, & Beckman.
Skills: trend & competition research, concept sketching, form development, color & material application, product rendering, client presentation, project planning
Nov 2010 - Dec 2010 (1 month)
Collaborative student project to design an innovative food warming device to address the unmet needs of food vendors.
Skills: trend research, contextual research, practitioner research, concept sketching, product rendering, scale sketch modeling, manufacturing and assembly considerations, CAD model, client presentations
Nu Pop Movement
Sep 2010 - Nov 2010 (2 months)
Developed designs cohesive to the re-branding of a lifestyle watch brand.
Skills: trend research, concept sketching, product rendering, & color/material/finish application