freelance senior industrial designer
Sep 2011 - Present (10 years 3 months)
developed and applied innovative design languages reflecting client attributes, market research and contemporary design trends. clients included: Sony, Relay Fitness, Real3D, Staples, Unitron, Blue Microphone, Takeya, Vizio, Hitachi, Gibson, Sandisk, CrockPot
freelance packaging ~ exhibit designer
Los Angeles, CA
Oct 2005 - Apr 2013 (7 years 6 months)
generated point of purchase display concepts while leveraging brand heritage into modern container and packaging solutions. deliverables included design ideation, concept sketching, and digital renderings.
clients included: Red Bull, Discus Dental, Nurigene, DenMat, Lenovo, Pelican, Markwins
staff industrial designer
Marina del Rey, CA
Oct 2004 - Sep 2011 (6 years 11 months)
developed products centric to brand communication, thoroughly researched
consumer demographics, emerging trends and implemented creative exercises to assist design innovation.
Directly responsible for digital renderings, presentation layout, CMF documentation, and UI development.
clients included: Duracell, Vizio, Starkey, Fujitsu, Belkin, Targus, LG, Digital Foci, Smiths Detection, Vessix Vascular,
Shell, Avery Medical, Altec Lancing, Masterfoods, Kawasaki, Pantene, Avery Dennison, Nyko, Cardiac Science
freelance product designer. developed extensive ethnographic research presentations,
hand sketched ideation, photoshop illustrations, trend analysis and engineering control drawings.
clients included: Directv, Kingman, Epson, Plantronics, Newport Medical, Glumetrics, Baxter
freelance softgoods ~ industrial designer
Los Angeles, CA
Oct 2003 - Oct 2004 (1 year)
developed softgoods for market specific demographics. position required extensive deadlines including market research, ideation, digital renderings, powerpoint presentations, factory specification drawings, manufacturing knowledge, and marketing strategies.
sketch help ~ teaching assistant
Jan 2001 - Aug 2003 (2 years 7 months)
guided workshop to help students with sketching and rendering techniques.
assisted students develop new design themes.