Director of Design
Jul 2012 - Present (9 years 2 months)
Creative direction for Design projects, lead programs, sketch, illustrate, 3D model, point... and provide witty banter.
Kaleidoscope develops new products for Medical, Electronics, and Consumer Goods.
Awesome capability in Research & Insights, IxD and Graphics, ID (of course), Mechanical Engineering, Bio-med Engineering, Visualization, and Development.
2006 - Present (15 years)
Sweet Spot Studio specializes in the toy and giftware industries.
Product concepts, sketches, renderings, 3D CAD, development of invention properties.
May 2015 - Aug 2016 (1 year 3 months)
Sophomore Design Visualization course... Good times!
Sketching, photoshop, illustrator, keyshot, portfolios.
Industrial Design Czar
New Britain, CT
Feb 2006 - Jul 2012 (6 years 5 months)
Led Industrial Design for the Cutting & Clamping business of the Hand Tools division.
Brainstorming, sketches, illustrations, 3D CAD, through manufacturing.
Stanley, FatMax, Bostitch, DEWALT and Black & Decker brands.
1997 - 2006 (9 years)
Led NPD projects, sketching, Illustrations, 3D CAD.
Housewares, sporting goods, medical, fashion, juvenile products, toys.
Holmes, Timex, Waring, Schick, BD, Burton, Leap Frog, Graco, Nike, S&W...
Jun 1996 - Dec 1996 (6 months)
Dutch graphics and product design consulting studio.
Sketches, model work, and graphics for clients such as KLM and ABN AMRO.