Skills and Software
Product, Graphic and Packaging Design
Motion Graphics and Animation
Adobe Creative Suite
Product & Packaging Designer — HER Accessories, New York NY
•Lead designer on the Hot Topic and Box Lunch accounts.
•Designed both in house brands and licensed products. Categories include: jewelry, hair, and novelty.
• Developed products from the ground up, including initial design, packaging and tech packs for in house and licensed brands.
•Combined a rich understanding of pop culture with a knowledge of the latest accessory trends in the marketplace and beyond.
•Worked closely with factories to follow a product through its life cycle from design to production sampling.
•Clients include: Walmart, Target, Claire’s, Hot Topic, Box Lunch, Party City, and Forever 21.
Product Designer — High IntenCity Corp, Fair Lawn NJ
June 2016-June 2019
•Lead designer on the Disney Parks account.
•Product and graphic designer for jewelry, beauty, and accessories. With a focus on Disney licensed product.
•Designs directly responsible for securing several multi million dollar contracts with retailers.
•Clients include: Disney Parks, Shop Disney, Hot Topic, Claire’s, Kohl’s, Box Lunch, and Charming Charlie
•Created original products for CharmIt! Line of girl’s jewelry and accessories.
•Responsible for product design, packaging, technical specifications, and photography of product for both web and print.
•Created motion graphics for CharmIt! mobile sticker app available on Apple’s app store.
Graphic Artist and Illustrator — Freelance, New Jersey
June 2013-June 2016
•Freelance graphic designer and illustrator for various clients.
•Swiftly mastered beta programs and created interactive storybook animation for a well known education publishing company.
•Created licensed jewelry concepts for HBO’s Game of Thrones.
•Illustrator for a series of ten language learning books for Dino Lingo.
•Marvel and Steven Universe licensed apparel design created for We Love Fine, TeeFury, and Redbubble.
Production Intern — Walters and Kissinger LLC, Philadephia
June 2013-June 2016
•Production Intern at Dinosaur Channel, a short format educational online channel.
•Responsible for asset creation, video compositing and motion graphics
•Created promotional materials and assisted for marketing and strategizing.
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA — Bachelor's of Fine Arts Animation
September 2011-June 2014
•Coursework included: 2D & 3D Design, Character Animation, Drawing, Film, Film History,Advanced Computer Applications, Action Analysis, Pictorial Illustration, and Art History
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