Design & Art
Versatile, Adaptive and Experienced Designer with an extensive background in a multitude of consumer goods arenas.
= Brand Manager and Product Designer - Oversaw product development that led to:
- Multiple awards and nominations [Toy of the Year (Seasonal), Action Figure, Large Action Figure & Playset]
- Tripling overall sales [i.e.: Rudolph sales $4 million in 1999 - $12.5 million in 2003]
= Product Design - 2D development, turn arounds, 3D conceptualization, packaging, engineering
= Blue Sky Concepts - Created bold new items to expand market presence and profitability
= International & Domestic Relations - Coordinated freelance talent and managed overseas production and approvals
= Team Leader/Player - Maintained a staff of two full time designers and numerous freelancers.
=Expertise in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign; Macromedia Freehand; Microsoft Word & Excel; Quark Xpress