EXPERIENCE

Sentient

Managed furniture collection and designed bespoke pieces for client projects of all scales. Specialized in hardwood furniture, upholstery & millwork for commercial, residential & hospitality industries. Guided projects from initial concept, quotes, & into production at large Brooklyn workshop. Produced 3D renderings & shop drawings. Coordinated relations with clients, retailers & media. Conducted digital photography, managed website, social media, & online retailers. 

2012–2018

Shimna

2007–2016

Worked directly with ownership to design and develop a comprehensive furniture collection. Involved in all aspects of process from concept ideation, sketching, CAD drawings, to manufacturing. Evaluated prototypes for inclusion in product line. Initiated market research & benchmarking. Developed relations with the media, clients, suppliers & workshops. Conducted photo shoots, social media & marketing. Redesigned website, wrote product descriptions. 

Geometria

2016–2017

Partner in this startup furniture collection. Focused and reorganized brand to appeal to the luxury boutique hotel & residential interiors market in NYC. Approached online retailers & built contact list. Designed website & online presence.

Meristem

2010–2012

Assisted in the development of this startup brand geared towards the hospitality industry. Designed exhibition booths for trade shows including ICFF & BDNY. Generated furniture concepts. Designed branding including logo & website. 

Archive

2013–2018

Created and developed this online store featuring collection of vintage clothing, records and items for the home. More of a hobby than anything else.

artifact.

2012–2013

Founded this eclectic boutique located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn with friends. Shop featured housewares & apparel made by local like-minded designers & artists.

FREELANCE DESIGN CONSULTING

2008–2018

Using ten years industrial & graphic design experience to assist a variety of small businesses in a number of ways, including designing storefront layouts & floor plans. Developed branding and online strategy for startup companies. Designed websites, and organized furniture & clothing into collections.

  • Industrial Design

  • Interior Design

  • Storefront Design

  • Graphic Design

  • Branding / Identity

  • Web Design

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Computer

Adobe Creative Suite | 3D Rendering  | CAD Shop Drawings

Digital Photography | Web Design | Social Media | Blogging

Project Management | Design Coordination | Production Troubleshooting

Business Strategy | Marketing | Sales | Client Relations | Media Relations

Management

Conceptual Design | Product Development | Prototyping

Hand Drawing | Color Theory | Copywriting | Branding | Identity

Creative