Chris Leykam


Experienced Senior Graphic and Industrial Designer with “head to toe” approach. I am devoted to continuing my creative and technical learning in the world of athletic and performance equipment. My goal is to join a team within the industry who I may compliment with my ability and knowledge in order to pursue game changing designs and protection.

- hands- on approach to design process: sketching, pattern drawing/building, tinkering, clay/foam sketch model building
- ability to recognize key trend, brand relevant color, material, construction techniques, and styling cues
- experience with implementation of types of leathers, synthetics, knits, wovens, microfibers, nylons, welding
- blueprint creation for hard parts: TPU, TPR, EVA, Rubber
- “smart” worker. Thorough researcher. Tinkerer. Builder. Drawer. Insightful. Friendly. Positive outlook.