RESUME

Industrial Designer

[email protected]

(860)205-2782

152 Carlton Ave, Apt 2R, Brooklyn, NY, 11205

https://www.jasonriveradesign.com

EDUCATION


Pratt Institute | Bachelor of Industrial Design | 2012

COMPUTER SKILLS


Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Final Cut Pro X,

Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, SketchBook Pro, and SolidWorks Pro.

EXPERIENCE


THINK[PACKAGE] | Lead Designer | July 2015 – Present

-Lead in rendering, generating die lines, sampling, and production of luxury custom packaging for leading clients in the food, retail, and hospitality industries.

-Interact with and present to high profile clientele.

-Communicate with factories and production team overseas.

-Brand and rebrand for clients.

-Design web layouts and online menus.

-Lead the interviewing process in seeking designers to join the team.

-Oversee, train, and manage Junior and Entry Level Designers.

-Act as point person and liaison between higher management and the Design Team.

-Manage the company’s social media.

-Coordinate in house events.

Title of Work | Designer | June 2014 - July 2015

-Designed high end neckties, bowties, pocket squares, and scarves for Fall 2015 collection, with all selected for production.

-Communicated with factories and mills for production overseas.

-Oversaw, trained, and managed design interns in the production of Spring 2016 Collection.

Pblcty | Freelance Video Editor | August 2014 - April 2015

-Created and edited weekly, monthly, and event specific video content based on entertainment news.

-Created graphics for video content and website headers and advertisements.


Caring Creatures, LLC | Freelance Designer | September 2012 - December 2014

- Sketched and rendered to develop themed stuffed animal toy line.

- Collaborated in the development of characters’ appearance and story.


Pratt Legends | Designer of Award | 2011

- Chosen from class to design award presented by the Board of Trustees to celebrate individuals distinguished in the field of art and design.

- 2011 recipients were Laurie Anderson, William Wegmen, and Juan Montoya.


Calvin Klein Jeans | Intern Designer | May - August 2011

- Designed men’s footwear, with three designs selected for production.

- Responsible for mood, trend, and customer presentation boards.

- Gained experience in a large corporate design setting by learning the development of a product from concept to manufacturing.


The Rowena Reed Kostellow Fund | Designer of Award | Fall 2010

ACTIVITIES & AWARDS


Pratt Institute President’s List | Fall 2008- Spring 2012

IDSA- Industrial Design Society of America | 2010

Presidential Merit Based Scholarship Award | Pratt Institute | 2008

National Art Honor Society | President | 2007-2008

National Honor Society | Vice President | 2007-2008

National Spanish Honor Society | 2007-2008

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