Sr. Associate - Specialty Retail
Jun 2017 - Present (4 years 4 months)
Dec 2016 - Present (4 years 10 months)
Designed and launched Amazon Go. A first of its kind smart retail environment.
Sr. Store Design Lead
Whole Foods Market
Dec 2013 - Aug 2014 (8 months)
Creating exciting new store experiences by delivering innovative concepts and a unique localized design direction for each store. Responsible for driving the store design process from initial market research and conceptual plan development through construction documentation. Direct coordination with executive leadership, department coordinators, construction, equipment/fixture purchasing, decor, marketing, architecture firms and creative agencies.
Whole Foods Market
Oct 2012 - Dec 2013 (1 year 2 months)
Creative management of internal partners and architecture/design agencies to develop interior design for new stores and remodels in Whole Foods Market's South Region.
-Specification of paint, tile, flooring, lighting, fixtures, furniture, millwork, decor and signage.
-Management of budgets, timelines, fabrication and installation
Visual Merchandiser @ The Home Depot
Big Red Rooster
Nov 2010 - Oct 2012 (1 year 11 months)
In-house agency responsible for developing new merchandising standards, concepts and solutions. Coordinated directly with VM, RCM, Merchants and Marketing groups to design new in-store merchandising programs. Combining strategy with environments, products, fixtures and signing to create stimulating displays that drive sales.
Dec 2007 - Nov 2010 (2 years 11 months)
Collaborated with internal teams and vendors to design and implement new prototype store fixtures and partner business environments. Projects included Beauty, Home, Pharmacy, Photo and Optical departments.
Jan 2005 - Nov 2007 (2 years 10 months)
Managed the design and production of environmental graphics for healthcare, hospitality, educational, residential and retail environments.