Product Design / Industrial Design
Evolution from design strategy to product through research, ideation, concepting, refinement & development.
Research, Analog & Digital Sketching, Rendering, Prototyping & Modelmaking, 3D Modeling, 3D Rendering
Adobe Creative Suite, Solidworks, Rhinoceros, Bunkspeed Shot, VRay
Identifying design trends, opportunities & goals.
Synthesis into actionable, purposeful design strategy.
Category, assortment, calendar and budget planning.
Inspiring, directing and facilitating the execution of thoughtful design.
Creating and adhering to reasonable (and occasionally unreasonable) timelines and budgets.
Ensuring the proper execution of design during manufacturing.
Solving the challenges of bringing manufactured product to retail, both internationally and domestically.
Creating cohesive product line and merchandizing plans. Ensuring that each product hits its target design goals, cost, price, & deliverable date.
Coordinating all facets of research, design, development, & production to ensure quality and timely project delivery in both agency and corporate settings.
Graphic & Brand Design
Comprehensive translation of a brand's core mission & values into visual identity and external personality.
Research, icon & wordmark design, brand guideline design, ad design, product & web application, copywriting
Sorkin levels of repartee.
Skilled in the art of the "walk-and-talk."