EDUCATION 

University of Cincinnati

College of Design, Architecture, Art & Planning
B.S. Industrial Design, Class of 2012

To view a selection of my work from school, please see my Coroflot.

École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs

Semester Abroad. Paris, France : 2011.


WORK EXPERIENCE

Fossil Group – Michael Kors Watches & Connected Accessories

Senior Designer : 2012 - Present
Create new designs across all platforms for Michael Kors men's and women's watches. Design and lead team through process from initial sketch to finalized product. Perform extensive trend, color and material research to create seasonal mood boards to help set the line direction. Sketch and create detailed illustrator renderings of new designs. Make precise, comprehensive tech packs of designs and communicate with factories to make sure samples are executed to the highest level.  

Tory Burch Watch Designer : 2012
While continuing main work on Michael Kors, designed a select few pieces for the launch of the Tory Burch watch collection. 

MKG // The Experimental Marketing Agency

Design Intern : 2011
Worked with the design and production teams to bring client brands to life through custom designed events and marketing productions. Responsibilities included environmental renderings, graphics, mood boards, floor plans, custom builds (designs and specs), event load-ins and take-downs

Fossil Group – Michael Kors Watches

Design Intern : 2010
Created new designs for both the men's and women's collections inspired by the jet-set attitude of the Michael Kors brand.

Sassy Baby Products

Design Intern : 2010
Worked with the toy, bath, feeding, and care teams to design and develop fashionable, edgy baby products with developmental qualities. Researched trends and target markets followed by a company-wide presentations of the findings. Led brainstorm sessions for new packaging concepts. 

Rock-Tenn

Design Intern : 2009
Designed and prototyped point-of-purchase displays and secondary packaging. Saw the design process all the way through-created tech packs for manufacturing and detailed instructions for the end-user. 

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