Nov 2011 - Present (9 years 11 months)
Design housewares: concept development, sketching, modelmaking, 3D CAD, manufacturing
Pollen Design Inc
Oct 2010 - Oct 2011 (1 year)
Design housewares: concept development, sketching, modelmaking, 3D CAD, manufacturing, packaging, project management, coordinate product development with overseas manufacturing, 3 Patents pending
Pollen Design Inc
Jul 2010 - Dec 2010 (5 months)
Model Shop Monitor
Parsons School of Design
Sep 2008 - May 2010 (1 year 8 months)
Monitor safety of students and equipment in model shop ensure safe handling and processing of materials within the model shop.
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009 (3 months)
Ideate and sketch designs for new product lines and line extensions. Create drawings for showroom layout and custom furniture pieces. Design display cases for showroom use.
Industrial Design Intern
Jun 2008 - May 2009 (11 months)
Concept design sketching, foam core studies, balsa foam form studies, graphic & package design, 3d cad modeling, vacuum forming, design & manufacture of mobile storage unit for brazing torch.
Jan 2007 - Aug 2007 (7 months)
Redesigned femoral surgical instrument to simplify use, make ambidextrous, and reduce number of components. Designed & coordinated engineering changes into new product releases. Performed tolerance stack ups to determine design issues. Redesigned components for improved strength, manufacturability, and/or cost savings.
Jan 2000 - Jan 2006 (6 years)
Design of seating mechanisms for automobiles on Pro/Engineer. Load path and tolerance engineering analysis. Motion dynamics studies using Pro/Mechanism. Designed and performed product testing to route cause manufacturing and performance issues. Worked on site as customer liaison for new product launch.