Designer I - Core Perfomance Innovation Team
Sep 2013 - Present (8 years 8 months)
Sep 2012 - Dec 2012 (3 months)
Worked in the NB Innovation Team, focusing on creating concepts for both in-line product (1-2 years out) as well concept projects (5+ years out). Copious amounts of digital and analog sketching, as well as 3D modelling for rapid prototyping, trend and material research.
San Francisco, CA
Mar 2012 - Jun 2012 (3 months)
Worked in a high-paced design environment focused primarily on the CE market. Analog and digital sketching and rendering, CAD, rendering, concept development.
Sep 2011 - Dec 2011 (3 months)
Worked on a variety of projects, ranging from lifestyle products to medical and power tools. Focused on front end ideation, research, sketching, rendering and 3D modelling.
Toy Design Intern
East Aurora, NY
Mar 2011 - Jun 2011 (3 months)
Designed juvenile products from initial concept sketch to preliminary models for internal review and engineering feedback.
Worked on several projects that made it to market, including one that resulted in the filing of a patent.
Design Research Associate
Live Well Collaborative
Aug 2008 - Feb 2011 (2 years 6 months)
Worked in inter-disciplinary studios to create innovative products and services for the 50+ consumer.
Sep 2010 - Dec 2010 (3 months)
Design intern in the Baby Gear Division. Functioned as the lead designer on my projects generating new concepts within the Baby Gear Line.Worked with Marketing, Mechanical, Cost, and Structural Engineering Departments to prep concepts for production.
Digital Imaging Assistant
University of Chicago
Feb 2006 - May 2008 (2 years 3 months)
Responsible for creating digital copies of archival material including rare photos, manuscripts, and books.