June 2012- Bachelor of Industrial Design with high distinction from Carleton University
June 2012 - August 2012- Carleton University’s READ foundation
Employed to continue design work on the Accessible Tandem Cycle Wheelchair.
Sept 2010 - August 2011 - Teknion
Completed a one year internship as an industrial designer at Teknion in Toronto Ontario. Worked closely with the design team to develop several office architectural products and systems. Worked with engineers, marketing, and designers on large projects, experiencing a full development cycle of a product.
July 2008 - August 2010 - Impark
Valet driver at the Sheraton Hotel in Ottawa Ontario.
Sept 2006 - January 2007- Hughes Advertising
Graphic design co-op placement at Hughes Advertising in Chatham Ontario.
Rapid ideation and conceptualizing of products and systems.
Sketching, rendering, model making, prototyping, user testing, and communication of product design.
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Solidworks, Keyshot, Office.
June 2012 - 1st Prize IDeA Ontario Universities Innovative Designs for Accessibility Competition for Adaptive Tandem Cycling Wheelchair
June 2012 - Ideacious sponsored award at the Rocket ID show in Toronto Ontario for Adaptive Tandem Cycling Wheelchair
June 2010 - Purvins Memorial Award, Carleton University’s School of Industrial Design
June 2010 - Carleton School of Industrial Design Excellence Award
Drawing, photography, Japanese motorcycles, soccer, squash, model making, cooking, camping, longboarding.