Jun 2013 - Present (7 years 11 months)
Part of the Men's Footwear Design team, specifically focusing on the Classic's line.
Outdoor Leisure Design Intern
Aug 2012 - Jun 2013 (10 months)
Contributed to both the Outdoor Leisure and the Classics Teams, developing consumer profiles, seasonal print patterns, new upper designs and creating new color and material stories for existing shoes.
Key Accounts Footwear Design Intern
Sep 2011 - Jan 2012 (4 months)
Designed color and material CADs for Men's, Women's and Kid's in the Special Make Up category for accounts including, but not limited to, Footlocker, Journeys, and Nordstroms.
Lifestyle Design Intern
Jan 2011 - May 2011 (4 months)
Responsible for researching and defining trends, identifying key materials and developing creative direction for various themes. Designed colorways and technical packets for 8 collections scheduled to be released in Q2 2012 and 11 collections scheduled to be released in Q3 2012. Developed and designed two major collections, the ‘Made in USA’ collection and a Global story for the 574 collection. Also designed a new upper pattern.
4D Innovations LLC
2009 - 2010 (1 year)
+ Designed concepts and refined ideations of corporate identity for 4di and clients such as Optogen Medical, which consisted of stationary, brochures and marketing material.
+ Manage and produce product photography and documentation.
Loon Mountain Resort
Nov 2008 - Apr 2009 (5 months)
+ Managed and instructed children, ages 7 to 14 years old, fundamental to intermediate snowboarding techniques in groups of 4 to 8 students.
+ Reported student evaluations and results.
+ Offered individual private lessons on request with no age restrictions.
Industrial Design Intern
Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc.
Aug 2008 - Oct 2008 (2 months)
Member of a 3 man Industrial Design Team
+ Participated on ideation of the StarLux family of hand pieces.
+ Participated in cross-discipline product development and ideations.
+ Developed an electronic visual status indicator for the StarLux models through concept development, refinement, and a mock foam model.