I am currently about to earn my Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Design- expected 06/2017.
I helped launch and operate a snowboard outerwear and apparel brand. Sourced domestic vendors, created multiple seasonal apparel lines for men and women. Sourced foreign manufacturing for technical outerwear and cut & sew products. Made multiple trips to China to strengthen manufacturing and production relationships, to pick textiles, review and approve samples, and finalize production.
Developed multiple patentable technical features for outerwear products. Worked with foriegn distributors and managed calendar to maintain company timelines. Organized and managed Tradeshow events (SIA booth), and sponsored multiple local competition events in South Lake Tahoe.