Sr. Mens Sportstyle Designer - Under Armour - 2014 to 2018
Leading the Men's Sportstyle category reporting to Design Director.
Primarily covering Performance Fleece (Athlete inspired- synthetic / functional) and Lifestyle Product (casual / trend driven).
Designing and managing sub-categories involving a full spectrum of apparel, from tees to outerwear.
Strong cross functional team player, working and collaborating with category counterparts- PLMs, Graphics, Technical and Sourcing partners.
Partnering with Fabric / Trim development and Tech Design to create new technology, innovation and updated silhouettes each season.
Participating as design representative in 360 product presentations to new hires for the company.
Taking part in training videos for the retail team, to educate them on apparel platforms and technologies within each.
I pride myself on being a positive team player who likes to
collaborate with all fields to make the best product.
Mens Fleece Designer - Abercrombie & Fitch - 2010 to 2014
Worked on all brands A&F, a&f kids and Hollister.
Started as Asst. Designer and left as Lead Designer on Mens Fleece
Working in a world of wash and dyeing treatments + fabric manipulation for lifestyle product.
Managed, trained, developed direct reports.