Over my career I have had the opportunity to work with world class brands to help design experiences that enhance creativity and innovation. Involved in leading all aspects of the product design cycle from acting as Design Lead on developing concepts, through acting as Project Management Lead to ship the final refined product. While utilizing observational research, ideation, refined concept sketching, 3D form development, functional mock-up creation, packaging development, and graphic development.
Founder and industrial designer at Workhorse Design, a product design and development studio driven to create beautifully innovative products that enhance the user experience and promote business growth.
Expertise: Industrial Design, Product Design, Design Strategy, Design Management, Project Management, Design Research, Ideation, Concept Generation, 3D Form Development, Advanced Surface CAD Modeling, 3D Rendering, Mock-Up Creation, Packaging Design, Graphic Development, Furniture Design
Software: SolidWorks, Keyshot, SketchBook Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, PhotoWorks, Rhino, Alias Image Studio, Microsoft Office, Google G Suite
Honors & Awards
IDEA Silver Award 2008 - Blood Donation Station - Published on BusinessWeek website and in Innovation Magazine
IDEA Link - http://www.idsa.org/blood-donation-station
Design Within Reach M+D+F Competition 2009 - Canvas Lounge Chair - Finalist
Portfolio of International Universities’ Design Exhibition 2009 - Whirlpool Cook Spot - Published
Nike Purdue University Football Shirt Design Competition 2006 - Winner
ET Foundation's International Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition 2005 - Retractacycle - First Place in the Professional Class: Transportation Category