New York, NY
May 2019 - Present (4 years 5 months)
Taking a variety of kitchenware and houseware design projects through the entire design process, encompassing everything from ideating and sketching projects to building them as CAD models and prototyping them, and finally readying them for manufacturing by working with engineers and factories. Primarily focusing on design for the TAL and Manna hydration brands in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment.
Product Design Intern, Armani Exchange
Sep 2017 - Dec 2017 (3 months)
Assist with daily tasks involved in the design of watches for Fossil's Armani Exchange brand, as well as sketching and pitching new concepts and modeling products in CAD, culminating in an intern design project.
Product Design Intern, Playskool Heroes
Jan 2017 - Apr 2017 (3 months)
Working with the rest of the Playskool Heroes team, as well as teams of various other disciplines, to help in the conception of a variety of new products for the brand. Daily work included CAD commentary, brainstorm sketching, and product deco specification.
Samples & Structural Packaging Intern
New York, NY
May 2016 - Aug 2016 (3 months)
Help packaging team design and build prototypes and samples for packaging for upcoming toys. Working with large, exciting brands while learning as much as possible about the toy design process and pipeline, package dieline CAD, packaging logistics, ideation and design considerations, and much more.