Lead Industrial Designer
International Business Corporation
Garden and BBQ Products Manufacturer Product Development: Creating innovative product concepts established processes for rendering, rapid prototyping, and providing refinement of factory samples of products. Communicating with overseas factory: Working with staff in the China office, creating dimensioned drawings for offshore factory to develop samples from, and communicating necessary design changes. Market Research: Comparing competitive products on price, features, and customer reviews and keeping up with trends in the market place. Graphic Design: Developing packaging designs with die lines, product photography including photo manipulation, and preparing sales presentations.
Responsible for maintaining product knowledge including fit, function, and features of entire line, understanding customer demographic and needs, and conveying product information to assist customers' purchasing decisions. Anthropologie Spring 2011 Visual Design Internship: Assisted with the creation and installationof in-store displays Styled displays with fashion-forward silhouettes and trends used a variety of power and seamstress tools to craft displays and signage maintained the Anthropologie aesthetic throughout.