Creative apparel, accessories and graphic designer with over 15 years of professional experience: Conceptualize, design, and execute leading designs which were true to the brands I have worked with while also being diverse to cover the needs of the various athletes, celebrities, musicians. Inspire sales teams through creative product and graphic design. Worked closely with all departments to ensure a consistent overall brand image and to connect on cross category projects and collaborations. Developed designs and artwork for signature products. Work with development partners to create and maintain best in class fits and fabric qualities. Skills: Thorough knowledge of the global lifestyle and active sports market Possess a strong point of view and industry knowledge from some of the top sports brands in the world. Possess strong presentation, listening, verbal, and written communication skills Defend and effectively sell a point of view to both peers and upper management Possess strong leadership skills Ability to lead and manage direct reports Ability to multitask managing design work with business requests In-depth knowledge of design techniques and processes Excellent sense of style and color Demonstrate the organizational ability to facilitate multitasking in a fast-paced environment Maintain a cooperative team environment that promotes high performance standards and attainment of goals Ability to create unique and original graphics for different applications related to fashion and apparel. Demonstrate a clear understanding of existing and potential customer base and competitive landscape. Knowledge of imprinted apparel business including screenprint techniques, embellishments, appliqués, and embroidery. An open minded team player that is able to relate to and communicate effectively with team members from various departments. Displays initiative and innovation on the job.