16+ years managing successful creative direction experience using guided collaboration to launch visual branding and product categories across various platforms.
• Fusion of Master’s in Fine Arts with in-depth product & brand experience.
• Developed out of the box designs for diverse product categories; working effectively with internal teams to launch product and branding, meeting budgets and exceeding expectations.
• Extensive experience working directly with factories in Asia and strong product development skills and communication.
• Successfully discerning visual appeal through consumer profile and market research analysis navigating diverse cultural needs.
• Exceptional creative, design and communication skills with over a decade of experience as a Creative Designer, Director, Founder and a “Modern Day Cobbler“ bringing art to life.
• Intuitive professional with a global market perspective adept at thriving in intense and creative environments.
• Passionate advocate and evangelist of design. Experienced in delivering industry-leading product with a high level of technical difficulty.
• Focused on creating meaningful objects that manifest brand principles, are culturally relevant and exceed consumer expectation.
• Visual Communication Skills: Ability to build compelling stories through visual mediums, 2D &3D, analog and digital.
• Problem Solving: Ability to synthesize and analyze non-linear solutions.
• Knowledge of Craft: Experience with manufacturing, ability to implement concepts.
• Verbal Communication Skills: Ability to listen, influence, and build compelling stories through verbal mediums.
• Balance needs of users, concerns of the industry, desires of its creators, and influence of the culture.