Quintin Williams

Co-Founder/Chief Design Officer/Entrepreneur

Los Angeles, CA, USA
// I design to ultimately change the world. I design to inspire. [Q]

Work Experience



Founder/Designer of Q.DESIGNS Footwear/Consultancy. Q. DESIGNS is not only a dedicated footwear brand but also a professional consultancy for footwear companies: DISNEY, Apex Ski Boots, Native Shoes, etc. Even if you're an individual looking for custom sneakers designed and sampled only for you, Q. DESIGNS can provide you with everything you would need.
June 2009 - Present Los Angeles, California, United States


Co-Founder/Chief Global Designer

July 2016 - Present California, United States


Lead Footwear Designer

July 2013 - July 2016 California, United States

SUPA Slydes

Design Director

// Develop and design footwear lines and branding strategies for the sandal brand.
September 2013 - March 2016 California, United States

Oranj Creative


The Oranj Creative Team has 30+ years submerged PASSIONATELY & CONSTANTLY in the culture surrounding Sport Performance, Lifestyle, Fashion & Streetwear. We have "Real Time" experiences growing the little brand in Beaverton, Oregon to the remote details of building product in Far East Asia. We are the consumer. The Oranj Creative Team prides ourselves at understanding Product Design, Branding and Selling to the Mass Consumer, Performance & Innovation, and the Hungry Athlete to the overtly picking Tastemaker.
January 2015 - July 2016 California, United States

Groove Revolution

Lead Footwear Designer

November 2013 - Present Los Angeles, California, United States

Power Force Apparel

Lead Footwear Designer

I design inspirational footwear for you to wear.
June 2012 - July 2013 Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Simple Factory Group

Footwear Designer 1

Commissioned to develop a new line of athletic hiking boots while working on factory location. Revised outsole blueprints, wood-molds, tech-packs, and pull-overs for various clients. Delivered new, innovative samples to client.
March 2012 - April 2012 Dongguan, China

PENSOLE Footwear Academy

Footwear Design Student

Was one of 23 students from around the world to be hand-picked by D'Wayne Edwards (Former Design Director for JORDAN Brand) to attend a three-week footwear design course.
August 2011 - September 2011 Portland, Oregon, United States

Simple Factory Group

Footwear Design Intern

Developed multiple upper, outsole, and innovative boot technologies. Delivered 2D & 3D renderings, upper and outsole specifications for various clients. Research trends, identified problems, and conceptualize solutions.
May 2011 - August 2011 Brooklyn, New York, United States

Freescale Semiconductor

Industrial Design Intern

Compiled data to design the next step in home entertainment integration. Deliverables included detailed research, surveys, branding, graphic presentations, ideation sketches, concept development, 3D computer models and renders, interface prototypes, and physical prototype models.
January 2011 - March 2011 Savannah, Georgia, United States


Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD)

Bachelor of Fine Arts

September 2007 - November 2011 Savannah, Georgia, United States


Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop,