Footwear Design Apprentice
Jul 2013 - Present (7 years 10 months)
Product Design Strategist // Freelance Consultant
Dec 2012 - Jun 2013 (6 months)
• Established Product & Design strategy for the company’s new ATM.
• Designed ATM Concepts to help position the brand with newness and competitive advantage in the banking market.
Sponsored Project // Footwear
CIDIN UANL "Center of Research for Industrial Design"
Sep 2012 - Dec 2012 (3 months)
• Developed Bachelor Thesis Project (” New Opportunities in Fitness Footwear”).
• Created functional prototypes, 3d printed samples and stablished design language.
• The project’s been patented and chose to be showcased at International Design Congress in Chile
Homeware Designer // Freelance
May 2012 - Jul 2012 (2 months)
• Established design strategy among inline managers in order to expand ceramic range of products into the French Market.
• Designed 2 range of products, trend research, color design, material design and tech drawings.
Design Internship // Footwear
Jun 2011 - Dec 2011 (6 months)
• Collaborate with inline manager and developers for the Color and Material design of 160 footwear articles, 5 New Uppers and One Totally New Model.
• Supported with preseason trend and consumer research, product concept and sketching, technical drawings of uppers and soles, factory communication for sample changes.
Instructor // Design Software
Mar 2010 - Jul 2010 (4 months)
• Led young students to master Rhinoceros 3d and Adobe Illustrator
Product Design Associate
Okurrenzzia Diseño Industrial
Aug 2009 - Dec 2009 (4 months)
• Packaging Design for several clients.
• Tasks included concept development, sketching and rendering.
Design Internship // Furniture
Vitro Surtidora S.A de C.V.
Jan 2009 - Apr 2009 (3 months)
• Collaborate with inline managers for seasonal product design.
• Understand the local market and proposed cost effective furniture and packaging concepts.
Former Owner and Designer
Jan 2008 - Dec 2008 (11 months)
• Entrepreneur business in screen printing, graphic design and illustration.
Design Internship // Graphic
Apr 2007 - May 2007 (1 month)
• T-Shirt and Illustration Designer.