Jul 2017 - Present (3 years 9 months)
Co-Founder of a bedding product producer and retailer. Based out of Charlotte NC, the
company produces product with the sole principle of having simple designs, while using organic
and sustainable elements and practices. Responsible for all product, packaging, graphic, website and branding development of the company. Currently E-tailing product nationwide.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Dec 2009 - Jan 2017 (7 years 1 month)
Responsibilities included product design, and development from ideation, concept development, to Solidworks modeling, 3D rendering and assisting with graphics/packaging design. Experience with products ranging from mechanical seating lifts and injection molded plastic products, to point of purchase displays. Primary focus on soft goods, including postural support, pillows and cushions of injection molded or cut foam, and textile construction methods. Majority of design intended for ergonomic comfort, support and pain relief solutions. Resulting in multiple successful product introductions to market and patents granted.
Junior Product Designer
Jun 2008 - Dec 2009 (1 year 6 months)
Beginning as an Industrial Design intern, evolving to a Junior Industrial Designer position. Required the ability to work in a fast paced design process for promotional items primarily for pharmaceutical companies, ranging from desk-top items, and pens to personal electronic items and interactive educational products.