Resume

2016 - 2018

HP Inc.

Senior Industrial Designer / Design Engineer

  • Lead and manage design and engineering teams to meet complex project requirements and deadlines

  • Key development role in the latest design language for HP Enterprise Print (Release date: Fall 2021)

  • Key innovation role in latest control panel integration onto enterprise printers

  • Key innovation role in introducing new materials (fabric, recycled materials) and processes into printer design

  • Successful track record of innovating in Print- a traditionally conservative design field

  • Training and mentoring of colleagues, new employees, and interns

  • Develop presentations for internal and external use by my direct teams as well as executive level material

  • Perform research to identify trends, product opportunities, and Color, Material, and Finish (CMF) direction

  • Lead design teams through the process of sketching, model making, CAD, and rapid prototyping

  • Update current products with CMF enhancements to remain relevant in the marketplace.

  • Travel to develop our products with partners and vendors in Asia

2011 - 2016

Plantronics
​Senior Industrial Designer
  • Lead designer for Bluetooth headsets, Consumer Business Unit

  • Lead designer for three of Plantronics highest selling headsets: Marque II, Voyager Edge/ Voyager 3200, and Explorer 500.

  • As Packaging Designer, reduced packaging costs by over 50% with the introduction of die cut paper packaging

  • Manage design and engineering teams through to production

  • Training and mentoring of colleagues, new employees, and interns

  • Coordinate product, program, and upper management requirements and goals throughout the development process Perform research to identify trends, product opportunities, and Color, Material, and Finish (CMF) direction

  • Establish aesthetic directions and configurations for product and packaging

  • Lead design teams through the process of sketching, model making, CAD, and rapid prototyping

  • Help develop and implement internal packaging and graphic guidelines

  • Update current products with CMF enhancements to remain relevant in the marketplace.

  • Travel to develop our products with partners and vendors in Asia

2003 - 2011

Ziba Design
Senior Industrial Designer
  • Lead designer on several award winning and best selling products, Including Wacoms Cintiq 12WX and Intuos4

  • Create presentations and maintain liaison with clients

  • Establish appropriate visual directions for projects to resonate with target market

  • Develop engineering prototypes along with Mechanical Engineering team

  • Training and mentoring of colleagues, new employees, and interns

  • Lead design teams through the process of sketching, model making, CAD, and rapid prototyping

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