Product / Graphic Designer
Apr 2006 - Present (15 years 7 months)
Conceptualizing and designing athletic equipment and graphics for American football, baseball, and basketball athletes. Implementing innovative and in depth customization for NFL, MLB, and NCAA athletes. Ability to tell a story within the product and package to give the athlete the complete experience. Connecting with the athlete and researching their specific sports to engineer product to fit the athlete’s exact specifications.
Jul 2000 - Present (21 years 4 months)
San Jose Downtown DJ Assoc.
Gyricon Media Inc.
BFI Waste Management
Anita Borg Institute
Sr. Graphic Designer
iriver America Inc.
Feb 2004 - Mar 2006 (2 years 1 month)
Responsible for creation of all graphic and package design aspects of iriver for the United States and Canada regions including:
⁃ Graphics for the Portland I-84 wallscape, MAX trains, and billboards.
⁃ Brand and advertisement campaigns for iriver's MP3 players and digital media products for globally distributed magazines and online media.
⁃ Logo development for iriver products, iriver Music Group, and various music artists.
Sr. Graphic Designer
Prestige Printing and Graphics
San Ramon, CA
Dec 2003 - Aug 2005 (1 year 8 months)
Created posters, newsletters, brochures, business cards, letterhead, logos, and other collateral for Prestige Printing's customer base.
⁃ Pre-press experience in color separation, outputting film, creating plates, as well as direct to plate output.
Xerox Palo Alto Research Center
Palo Alto, CA
Aug 2000 - Dec 2003 (3 years 4 months)
Created and implemented new identity for Xerox PARC by:
⁃ Designing Xerox PARC's new logo mark, collateral, and apparel graphics.
⁃ Creating external and internal monument signage.
Helping maintain the identity of Xerox PARC by:
⁃ Creating logos for Xerox PARC spin-off companies establishing immediate branding.
Kelly-Moore Paint Company
San Carlos, CA
May 1999 - Aug 2000 (1 year 3 months)
Helped implement new design standard of Kelly-Moore Paint Company.
⁃ Designed company collateral and apparel graphics which helped to increase sales.
⁃ Created various advertisements to expand company awareness.
⁃ Designed various logos to broaden corporate identity.