Bachelors of Science in Industrial Design
Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ
Graduated: May 2012
Magna Cum Laude Honors
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Vintage Industrial - Phoenix, AZ | Lead Industrial Designer | Nov. 2013 – Current
Design industrial grade furniture: chairs, tables, desks, consoles, and custom pieces
Create construction documents in Solidworks for manufacturing
Initiate designs with emphasis on cost, manufacturability, and validity
Recreated and refined over 80% of the division’s produced furniture designs
Provide presentation, concepts, layouts, and recommendations for increased value
GarageMahals – Scottsdale, AZ | Contract Designer | Oct. 2012 – Oct. 2013
Design, build, and assemble new website platform.
Assist with brand expansion across social media outlets.
Created clear and professional web and graphic material.
Generate marketing and promotional ideas for expansion.
Research competition and trends to formulate strategies growth.
Communicated with clients to turn their ideas into design concepts.
Detail Design & Fabrication – Phoenix, AZ | Contract Designer | Dec. 2011-May 2012
Design for brand identity and environments.
Website design and built for in-house products: Branded Seats.
Ideation and conceptualization for design, fabrication, and installation.
Coordinate with management and design team through project completion.
LOT2 Labs – Tempe, AZ | Intern | July 2011-Feb. 2012
Developed and improve new business ventures marketing strategies.
CAD modeling in Solidworks and renderings to display final graphic package presentation.
Brainstorm concepts, competitive product research, and concept mock up to communicate design intent.
Continuously network and display professionalism during client interactions.
Skills utilized and acquired: Punctuality, effective communication, attention to detail, patience, and time management
Find the right information on the subsequent product, brand, and communication development is based on. Look at customer emotions, attitudes and behaviour, analyse responses, and think laterally to develop an appropriate creative response. Determine the right product position, design language, and design brief.
Visual Product Language creates differentiated and sustainable brand value. Development though rapid sketching, perspective, and orthographic. Allows to visualize broad variety of direction with clarity in form, scale, proportions. Implementing inspiration into aesthetics, and evolving into desired direction of form, function, and overall appearance.
Define and create digital concepts to present the product or brand value to a targeted audience. Build hand study models and rapid prototyped models to determine human factors. Final 3D model parts and assemblies in Solidworks to be rendered for photo-realistic images and final prototyping.
Final Product Development
Prepare the product for full-scale production and check the manufacturing of the device in realtime production. Communicate with manufactures to ensure minimum miscommunication. Complete several error analysis to ensure quality of final product.
Model making/Rapid Prototyping
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