"Design is thinking made visible" - Saul Bass I am... always thinking and doing; an optimistic realist; well-rounded and creative team player; a designer with a love affair for branding, packaging design, innovation and the outdoors. I am inspired through observation – with consumer behaviors, trends, products, client and consumer needs – and I'm always open for a challenge. CORE TALENTS: • Strategic / Design Thinker • Innovative / Creative • Conceptual Sketching / Brainstorming / Mood Boards • Branding Specialist / Re-branding Development / Management • Copy Writing / Consumer Messaging • Line Extension Expansion / Color Coding • Audits / Data Sheets / Research • Product Testing • Marketing Communications / Presentations • Product Renderings / In-Store Renderings • Marks / Typographic Logo Designs • Typography Savvy • Color Communication / Psychology • Illustration / Painting • Art Direct Photoshoots (Food, People, Product) • Product / Food Photography • Client Presentations / Proposals / B2B • Nuts & Bolts: FDA Regulations / Print Production / Press Checks / Brewing Coffee ATTRIBUTES: • Entrepreneur • Honest, truthful and humble • Resilient, focused and disciplined • Punctual, efficient and diplomatic • Open minded and willing to take opportunities wherever they arise • Able to listen, think, adapt and propose at an unprecedented pace • Responsible and dependable to manage a team and complete the given task • Good peripheral vision of the creative world • Capable to turn everything upside down, shake it up and put it back together • Creative imagination, artistic and crafty
Interests & GroupsEdit
- Many... admiring new package designs; reading mystery books; running towards a goal; relaxing at the beach; listening to my kids laugh.
- Spartan Races
- Obstacle Races
- Karate (Purple Belt)
- Paddle boarding
- Softball... anything outside!
- HOW Design Conference San Francisco HOW Design Conference Las Vegas Social Media Marketing Conference