Work Experience

Objective

A design position where I can utilize my creativity and 2D/3D design skills to bring delight to the customer.

Pratt Displays - Industrial Designer (July '13 - Current)

Structural design for non-permanent corrugated displays with a focus on Oral Care products. Create detailed Assembly Instructions using Adobe Illustrator to guarantee all designs are constructed as intended.

 

Designed and implemented a Personal Project Program for the co-ops. This allows me to lead the co-ops through the design and development of a portfolio piece using the resources available to them here. The co-ops continue to learn about the design process, while I learn more about teaching and creating a curriculum.

Skills

SolidWorks, KeyShot, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, InDesign CS6, Sketching, Vellum, Unigraphix, Cinema 4D, AutoCAD, Alias Studio Tools, Alias Sketchbook Designer, ArtiosCAD, Brand Identity,

Microsoft Word & PowerPoint

West Chester Holdings - Freelance Accessory Designer (May '13 - Dec 13')

Developed and updated their line of women's gardening gloves. The main focus of the assignment were to create new patterns and exploring materials not usually seen in gardening supplies.Also developed Patterns for children's garden gloves. These will be available soon at Big Lots.

Procter & Gamble (Female Beauty) - Design Management Intern (Jan 12' - March 12')​​

Redesigned an ailing product and planned a reintroduction event to increase consumer buzz and awareness. Led an internal initiative to design and create a book that provides current product awareness to the design team.

Interests

Abercrombie & Fitch - Sales Associate (April 05' - Feb 12')

IDSA Member, Member of Phi Theta Kappa, Comic Book Art, Hip-Hop and Salsa Dancing, Creating presentation formats in InDesign, Traveling, Yoga, Competitive Gaming, Running

Assisted customers, trained new employees, and helped maintain the store’s visual standard.

Procter & Gamble (Personal Health Care) - Design Management Intern (Jan 11' - Sept 11')​

Collaborated with design consultancies, Interbrand and Landor, to create graphics for new packaging. Implemented and managed an internal design blog contest for the Mason office. Developed upstream design strategies and brand identity for ZzzQuil.

Legrand North America - Industrial Design Intern (Jan 10' - Sept 10')​

Designed light switches and faceplates for Legrand’s next generation of products. Managed the database of all of the design options and files for the upcoming product lineup. Also designed an iPod dock that has gone into production.

2010 - present

Sonoco - Industrial Design Intern (June 09' - Sept 09')​

Created mock-ups and designs for retail corrugated displays and packaging.

Also designed plan-o-grams.

CDI Business Solutions - Draftsman (Jan 05' - Sept '07)

Created technical drawings and 3D models for jet engine equipment. Managed 3d model databases.

2010 - present

Education​

University of Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH

College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning

B.S. Industrial Design, Class of 2012

Dean’s List all quarters

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College - Cincinnati, OH

Associate of Technical Studies in Industrial Design Technologies, Class of 2007

Graduated Cum Laude

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