Designer Juniors Collection
J CREW GROUP INC.
Designer Womens Graphic Tees and Active Knits
PEPE JEANS USA, INC.
support company concept based on 'Untuckit' branded fit.
Charged with creating and collaborating brand right design details and silhouette injections that Ownership of Fit and final approvals of TOP.
a division of LFUSA
SHINSUNG TONGSANG CO. LTD.
Director of Creative Services and Merchandising/Mens, Womens, and Kids Product
WAL-MART STORES INC.
TOMMY HILFIGER USA
Head Designer Mens Sweaters and Cut-n-Sewn Knits
PERRY ELLIS INTERNATIONAL
a division of Supreme International, NY/MIAMI Designer, Mens Collection 9/99
Senior Designer, Juniors and Women's Cut-n-Sew Knits and Activewear
INNO KNITS LLC.
Charged with owning industry intelligence, including keen awareness of trends in the retail industry and provide macro trend direction: Responsible for representing and communicating the creative and business philosophy, methodology and capabilities to larger organizations and prospective buyers, as well as across all departments, business units and service lines. As a leader of the creative design process, provided training and direction of team members in creative solutions - researched on seminars, programs, periodicals and other sources that aid to department creativity Solicit new opportunity to expand INNO KNITS, LLC as a viable knit manufacturing resource. Traveled internationally and domestically for research, development, and procurement.
Senior Design Manager
Mens Active Knits
o Accurately depict hand-drawn sketches, designs, graphic applications, and ideations as digitally rendered line art, flat patterns, 2D / 3D, technical drawings, and other required art / illustrations. o Create technical drawings and representations of fabric, trim, graphic artwork, and products such that construction information is interpreted exactly as intended. o Create design and concept boards to communicate seasonal direction and design theme application to a product or product line. o Create and determine contents of seasonal tools, such as material tool boxes or palettes, that help to inspire the balance of Converse categories. Create supporting artwork that illustrates design concepts and tells stories. o Create new products, graphics, seasonal color palettes, or seasonal vision / concepts using trends in fashion and culture, competition, and Converse past designs as catalysts for the collection. o Translate fashion, culture and technical performance trends to the brand, products, product lines, design concepts, color, and graphics relevant to the category. o Incorporate seasonal inspiration, fabric/materials/trims, color, and graphics stories to designs that have visual aesthetic as well as relevant product color / graphics themes and placement. o Select and ensure color, graphics/prints, materials, fit, and trims enhance product aesthetic, works within overall design range, and overall design has market appeal. o Design small collections, collections, and/or special make-up designs that take cost, style, fit, fabric, trims, and technology into account relevant for the consumer. o Select textiles based on their technical/functional properties, aesthetic, cost, and support of the intended design. o Make accurate assessments and projections of competitors' strengths and weaknesses in the global market relative to the Converse brand, products, and product line...
o Lead mens design team in creative design process for five apparel labels, Attention, and Route 66. o Created & presented concepts for mass merchant retailer in Cut and Sew Knits, Sweaters, Woven Shirts, Casual Bottoms, Outerwear, and Activewear categories. o Participated in merchant/retail meetings to decide upon business strategies. o Traveled to Orient for sample development. o Traveled to European and American markets for research. o Regulated and monitored fit standard of approval.
Senior Design Manager
Mens and Boys
o Responsible for managing creative design process and allocation of development resources among supply chain for Mens Casual and Sportswear brand, GEORGE, as well as Mens and Boys Active brand, STARTER. o Participated in regular milestone meetings to insure brand aesthetic is filtered effectively through to cross-functional business partners while ensuring EDLC of business model. o Managed annually accruing businesses across multiple categories approximating $400 billion. o International and Domestic travel to promote healthy relationships with business partners in supply chain and conduct ongoing market research and analysis of trend in silhouette, fabric, trim, and color. o Regulated and monitored fit standard of approval. Mea 3 KMART, A Division of SEARS HOLDING CORPORATION, NY Director of Design and Development, Mens
Interior Designer/Sales Associate
LUXE HOME COMPANY
o Determine the client's goals and requirements for the project o Consider how the space will be used and how people will move through the space o Sketch preliminary design plans, layouts o Specify and sell materials and furnishings, such as lighting, furniture, provide guidance on wall finishes, flooring, and additional fixtures if needed o Create a timeline for the interior design project and estimate project costs o Place orders for materials and oversee the installation of the design elements o Oversee construction and coordinate with general building contractors to implement the plans and specifications for the project o Visit the site after the project is complete, to ensure that the client is satisfied
Interior Design Consultant/Sales Associate
Duties and responsibilities as above
A Nostalgia Co.
o ONE JEANSWEAR GROUP - Women's Sweaters, Cut-n-Sew Knits, and Woven Tops o LF AMERICAS - Men's Collection Sportswear Boys Cut-n-Sewn Knits o MITCHELL AND NESS - Men's Active o CHARMING SHOPPES - Womens Wovens and Denim. o AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS - Womens Graphic Tees. o GAP - Boys Outerwear & Woven Bottoms. o AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS - Women's Sweaters, Cut-n-Sewn Knits, and Graphic Tees o HANES BRANDS INC - Mens and Boys Cut-n-Sew Knits Active and Performance Girls Active and Performance o UMBRO - Mens Active. o JCREW - Mens Outerwear. o KENNETH COLE PRODUCTIONS - Mens Collection. UNTUCKIT, NY Manager of Design and Technical Design Men's Casual Sportswear
Designer Mens and Womens Active, Performance
NEW YORK & COMPANY
and Lifestyle POLO, RALPH LAUREN
POLO, RALPH LAUREN