Senior Industrial Designer
Costa Mesa, CA
Aug 2017 - Dec 2019 (2 years 4 months)
• Manage the USA based design team and marketing team.
• Design and develop new concepts for high profile clients.
• Manage marketing team deadlines, new product deadlines and brand development.
• Travel internationally to UK, EU and China to help with ongoing projects and new product development.
• Visit distribution partners across mainland USA with executives to promote new campaigns.
• Research new trends in sales to present to our R&D teams, both locally and internationally.
• Weekly design meetings with our international teams to refine new and current products.
Lead Industrial Designer
JWEI Group / White Elephant Studios
Sep 2015 - Aug 2017 (1 year 11 months)
• Develop Product concepts based off sales and market trends.
• Develop marketing material for new product launches.
• Manage day to day assignments for Junior Designers.
• Run weekly meetings with international engineers to refine current projects.
• Travel internationally to review Manufacturing techniques.
• Mentor junior designers in our industry requirements and design expectation.
Jan 2014 - Aug 2015 (1 year 7 months)
• Industrial Design, Manage PCB design, Packaging Design, Mechanical Engineering , Brand Development
• Created Trade Show and Point of Purchase Displays for new and old brands within the company.
• Create and manage all aspects of product development.
• Cost analysis on manufacturing and profit margins for new concepts.