Legrand North America
West Hartford, CT
Aug 2015 - Present (5 years 9 months)
I"m now part of team dedicated to creating the best new building control technologies and helping to make the places we work, live and play in better and more efficient.
I'm part of the industrial design team of Legrand North America where we bring Legrands great technologies to life and help bring them to market to make our customers lives better.
Industrial Designer, Solid Works Jockey, Chief Instigator
Mark Trebicki Design
Aug 2008 - Aug 2015 (7 years)
I run my own consultancy. Using sketches, CAD models, and prototypes, I lead clients through the product development process.
I work with teams and independently on projects from concept to market.
I helped bring new products to market with Culmeta and Lifetime Vibe.
Consulting Industrial Designer
Sep 2008 - Dec 2013 (5 years 3 months)
I was responsible for design research, concept design, concept development, CAD, and production documentation.
I was the lead designer in a team that developed architectural lighting, water filtration, and indoor gardening products.
I designed and built large- and small-scale museum-quality educational exhibitions for institutions such as the CA ISO
Consulting Industrial Designer
Jun 2011 - Feb 2013 (1 year 8 months)
I designed and developed kitchen products, automotive, lab, and exercise equipment for companies including Bio Fire.
I was responsible for project management and manufacturing co-ordination of two successful products for Ion Fleets.
I researched and designed mechanical solutions for two projects that were brought to market.
Aug 2009 - Jan 2013 (3 years 5 months)
I designed concepts, prepared production documentation and prototypes for clients like AeroHive, Enlighted and Magico.
I designed and developed sound equipment, WiFi products, and sensor housings - four of which were successfully brought to market.
I worked with the Instinct team to help independent artists realize there art.
Mar 2006 - May 2008 (2 years 2 months)
I translated brands into the built environment and objects for major South African brands like Nedbank, Exxaro and, Soviet Jeans.
I worked in a highly integrated and cross disciplinary team environment, successfully completing project on time and in budget.
I learned and became proficient at realizing brands and brand intentions in the 3 dimension.
Mar 2004 - Jan 2006 (1 year 10 months)
I designed concepts, prepared production documentation and built prototypes for clients like ABB South Africa, Multichoice and Strike Technologies.
I gained experience in designing products in the categories of consumer and industrial electronics.
While at DM my work won SABS design awards for Strike Technologies
Jun 2003 - Jul 2003 (1 month)
I learned the ropes for working in a small, fast-paced design consultancy where everybody had to wear many hats at the same time.
I produced concept sketches, CAD models, 3D renderings and production documentation for several projects.
I’ve since developed better fashion sense