Oct 2011 - Present (10 years)
As an industrial designer at Tennant I work on both the aesthetics as well as the user friendliness of the machines. In an industry where function comes first I work to make our machines more innovative and intuitive to use.
Dick's Sporting Goods
Jan 2011 - Mar 2011 (2 months)
Part of the ID team working on hardlines and soft goods. I worked on developing products for DBX (winter and water sports), Maxfli, and Field and Stream.
Industrial Design Intern
Jun 2010 - Sep 2010 (3 months)
Worked in the Kitchens division designing sinks. Did full sized mock-ups of sink designs in foam-core and yellow foam. Developed kitchen products specific to Kohler sinks and systems.
Mar 2009 - Jun 2010 (1 year 3 months)
Helped design for various clients in two internships with them (spring '09 and summer '10) including American Standard, Generac and Kobalt. I also did ideation on faucets, golf clubs and storage systems.
Mar 2008 - Dec 2008 (9 months)
Designed toys for the preschool division of Playskool. Created full scale mock-ups of toys in foam and foam-core. I also did some design for Tonka.