Freelance Industrial Designer
Meryl Harsadi Design
2011 - Present (9 years 11 months)
Created concepts for baby toys using sport license mascot.
Develop surface design patterns for Keka Case line.
UX/UI Design Contractor
May 2020 - Jun 2020 (1 month)
+Initiated UX design and research strategy for enhancing their alcohol delivery
+Conducted user interviews, analyzing markets, concept testing, and
+Optimized the user experience by creating new information architecture, concept sketching, user flows, wireframes, prototypes, and visual brand.
2018 - 2020 (2 years)
Design high tech interactive exhibits and trade show booths for clients. Clients range from pharmaceutical, transportation, health food product, consumer electronics, to veterinarian pet product shows. Incorporate architecture language, interior elements, and graphic design to fully communicate Client's vision and brand language for environmental spaces. Provide conceptual renderings and CAD models for client.
2016 - 2018 (2 years)
Designing and conceptualizing custom trade show booth and product displays. Liaison between clients, sales, project managers, and production team. Provide booth estimates and quotes for clients.
Pleasant Prairie, WI
2014 - 2015 (1 year)
Create engaging brand experiences with architectural/interior spaces for Clients. Generate exhibit spaces for Medical, Aviation, Consumer Products, and Service Industries.
Contract Industrial Designer
2013 - 2013
Assisting the soft good design team.
Develop surface designs for Spring 2014 iphone and ipad cases.
Archive and create tech packs for cases and accessory products.
2011 - 2013 (2 years)
Product Designer/Surface Designer in the CR Gibson team. Generate concepts for gift, home, office, and stationery products. Research and analyze design trends in market, color, and pattern. Develop packaging and signage for point-of-sale and store displays. Create templates for use across product lines; organize templates, art, and film files for archives.
Newell Rubbermaid - Beauty & Style
2011 - 2011
Develop and research concepts for hair accessory storage/organizer products
Industrial Design Co-op Beauty and Style GBU
2010 - 2010
Design Intern in the Mass Electrics team and Styling team. Collaborate with designers, engineers, and marketers on the Goody Heat Styling product line as well as several other product lines. Work involved market research, concept sketches, mock-ups, 3-D renderings, and artwork templates. Research design trends in color, fashion, and feminine centric design.