Union City, NJ 07087
BFA INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, Montclair State University 2010
SENIOR DESIGNER, FLATWARE & TABLETOP
Cambridge, Jun 14 - Present
// Propose and develop design initiatives and product strategies with Head of Product Development.
// Visually communicate ideas using sketching and advanced surface 3D modeling.
// Provide design direction to the Design team during individual and group concept development meetings.
// Create timelines and oversee the creative ﬂow and output of the design team.
// Collaborate with Regional Sales Managers to curate oﬀerings for client meetings.
// Meet with clients to lead design discussions and gather integral feedback for additional development.
// Plan ﬂatware lines to exhibit during the International Housewares Show and New York Tabletop week.
// Explore manufacturing processes and innovative applications of ﬁnishes and textures.
// Produce detailed technical drawings for manufacturing.
// Attend domestic and international trade shows.
// Develop trend boards and execution guidelines for showroom and trade shows.
VISUAL MERCHANDISING SPECIALIST, NORTH AMERICA
Juicy Couture, Jan 13 - April 14
// Managed the design, format, and communication of the monthly visual directive for over 50 stores.
// Supported store openings and remodels with on-site merchandising and quick turnaround time.
// Enhanced program performance through ﬁxture placement and window display conﬁguration.
// Developed furniture, lighting, mirrors, and home accessory concepts based on design briefs.
CONCEPT DESIGNER, HOUSEWARES
Restoration Hardware, Oct 16 - July 18
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Science, technology, fashion, culture, learning new software, cooking, traveling, swimming, dancing.
Macy’s, Pottery Barn, Bed Bath & Beyond, Walmart, Food Network, and many more.
SKILLS AND SOFTWARE
Solidworks, Keyshot, Photoshop, Illustrator, Problem Solving, Creativity, Materials