Owner, Industrial Designer
Black Lamb Studio, Design Consulting
Aug 2010 - Present (11 years 1 month)
Jun 2010 - Dec 2013 (3 years 6 months)
Created and launched multiple award-winning and commercially successful collections in retailers such as Macy’s, TJ Maxx and Amazon.com.
Developed collections for licenses such as National Geographic and Ecko Unltd.
Identified trends in marketplace through research.
Conceptualized all design aspects of luggage from hardware to textile and pattern design.
Involved in product development process from ideation, conceptualization, communication with manufacturers overseas, cost and possible methods of manufacturing.
Created CADs and design proposals for multiple clients.
Reflex Design Inc.
Jan 2010 - Apr 2010 (3 months)
Built SolidWorks 3D models from ideation sketches.
Generated rapid concept sketches and renderings for a consumer product.
Created product presentations to pitch to senior design staff and potential clients.
Design Consultant Intern
Jun 2009 - Sep 2009 (3 months)
Assisted as a design consultant in the creation and customization of various furniture pieces.
Advised clients in the planning and conceptualization of their living spaces.