education

Art Center College of Design, Bachelors of Science in Product Design, class of 1997

current

part time teacher Art Center College of Design
(open innovation, 3D development & solid modeling)

CAD & design – Sideshow Collectibles

DSLR camera rig – confidential

premium food containers – confidential

design support for independent inventors

previous projects

design research – Nestlé Global/Nestlé USA

cup and bottle design –  Whirley/Drinkworks

electronic piano – confidential

built client designs of light and bathroom fixtures into
CAD models and photo realistic renderings

built props in CAD for proposed
“Mummy” ride at Universal Singapore theme park

2008

established Design Anatomy

2005

senior product designer/account manager at M-Design
strategic support/research for Nestec (Nestlé‚ R&D global)
facilitate brainstorming sessions for Nestlé markets, globally
consumer product/electronics design
Vornado
HP Cyclonic
Hamilton Sundstrand
food packaging
Nestlé
cosmetic packaging
Neutrogena
design support for entrepreneurs/inventors

spring 2000

JMP Creative Inc.
concept design
FOX licensing
Coca Cola
retail space and fixture design
Chevron, BP/ARCO, United Oil
SeaWorld San Diego

retail toy development for
Playmates
Spinmaster
Uncle Milton

spring 1997

internship
Ashcraft Design

strengths

rapid ideation
CAD and CAD rendering
CAD for rapid prototyping
design strategy and research
client communication / vendor management
facilitating brainstorming sessions

software

native
SolidWorks 2011
Photoshop CS 5
Illustrator CS 5
comfortable
Microsoft office
Keyshot 3
Lightwave

hardware

PC & Mac

extra schooling

production design
digital painting

acknowledgments

2004 co inventor utility patent
2007 design patent
2012 best new teacher Art Center College of Design

interests

automotive design
interface design
Formula 1 racing and its technologies

hobbies

science fiction and film
pop culture, politics and researching
new consumer electronic trends

languages

fluent
English
Dutch
conversational
German