President / Founder
Jul 2018 - Present (3 years 2 months)
Founded Fiwi Toys LLC, a toy company focussed on designing toys with a purpose. Fiwi means "for we" in Patwa. We design toys we ourselves love to play with. All toys are designed for fun purposeful play. Safety is also one of our major concerns, so our toys conform to ASTM, Prop 65, and CPSIA standards.
Senior Production Graphic Designer
Nov 2019 - May 2021 (1 year 6 months)
* Instructions layout and design for various games licenses and brands. * Game play test with Brand Writers and Product Designers to fine-tune instructions * Create 3D renders of product using Keyshot. * Manage projects with HFE and outside vendors - brief out job, manage edits/changes/timelines * Prepress: Setup automated file preflight scripts to expedite file preparation. * Setup task management using Microsoft Planner
MAXIM ENTERPRISE INC.
Oct 2002 - Apr 2018 (15 years 6 months)
* Provide art direction, design preschool toys, POPs, and assist with Toy Fair booth layouts * Develop packaging designs that assist in gaining clients like PBS Kids, BJ's, Lionel, and Target * Oversee correspondence with China design group to ensure quality design standards upheld * Create slogans and storylines for product line, manage talent, photo shoots, purchasing needs * Web design and updating SENECA SPORTS MILDFORD, MA