E.S.Originals Footwear Designer
New York, NY
Dec 2006 - Present (15 years)
Responsible for designing upper patterns and outsoles for men's and kids casual footwear from concept/sketch stage to manufacturing. Design for Brands such as Nautica, Nevados, Swiss Gear, SwissTech, And 1, Tredsafe and French Toast. Made seasonal trips to China to oversee pattern design for production and prototypes. Multiple yearly research trips within the United States and Europe to shop the market for trends related to but not limited to color, material, shape and patterns. Design boards for trend presentation.
FREEZE T-Shirt Designer
NY, United States
Nov 2004 - Dec 2006 (2 years 1 month)
Responsible for working very closely with the Art Director in researching, illustrating and developing new graphics for T-Shirts. Drawing original clipart for graphics. Created technical packages for production and sampling. Create call outs for graphic techniques and color ways.
EKLA Studio Architectural Illustrator/Graphic Designer Brooklyn
Jun 2003 - Nov 2004 (1 year 5 months)
Collaborated with a team of Landscape Architects and illustrators to create architectural renderings. Digitally photograph and re-touch images of people and locations to compose renderings. Design marketing materials, which included but were not limited to brochures, request for proposal packets, and presentation boards.