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Carolina Cornejo

Industrial Designer / Diseñadora Industrial

Experience
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Apr 2012Dec 2012
Fused Glass Designer and Production Coordinator
- Fused glass instructor.
- Jewelry designer.
- Developed new projects and samples.
- Coordinated the firing process in kiln for ceramics and glass works.
- Sorted and packed customer products for pick up.
- In the ceramic painting studio, hosted and guided customers.
Bogota, Colombia
Dec 2011Mar 2012
Line Designer, Accessories / Diseñadora de Línea, Accesorios
Scheduled monthly production of: luggage, bags, belts, wallets and scarves (30.000 products per month); coordinated design and selection of products and materials for accessories produced in Colombia, China and Italy with different suppliers; trends analysis, monitoring of international fashion catwalks and fairs; product specifications through sketches and photo retouch; monitoring sales performance working closely with stores to achieve the goals of design department.
Colombia
Jul 2011Mar 2012
Bogota, Colombia
Aug 2009Aug 2011
Male Line Designer / Diseñadora Línea Masculina
Leading the strengthening of the male line by designing products for the collection A / W 2010, S / S 2011 and A / W 2011.
Analyzed male market conditions of leather goods in Colombia; and led improvement of male collection through the product design; researching fashion trends for each season; designed products for corporate clients and low cost products in synthetic materials; technical drawings elaboration and product specifications through sketches in conceptual and geometrical design or 3D rendering; control quantities of raw materials; budgeting, estimating and monitoring costs; adequacy of showroom space for simulating exhibition in stores, presentation diagramming, photography and catalogs for each collection; supervision of production processes; training for sales managers about product features, giving them effective tools about the client needs and provide all the information to offer the correct product.

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Lideró el fortalecimiento de la línea masculina mediante el diseño de productos durante las colecciones A/W 2010, S/S 2011 y A/W 2011.
Volunteer - Graphic Designer
January 2013
Developed design and layout for the Guide to Canada’s Changing Immigration Policy.
Education
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Jan 2013Apr 2013
ESL English Language Program
Bogota, Colombia
Aug 2004Feb 2010
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Diseñadora Industrial
Madrid, Spain
Jun 2009Jul 2009
IED
Total Design Summer
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Aug 2008Dec 2008
Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)
Academic Exchange
Awards
May 2009
Premio Mario Hernandez al Diseño 3ra edición
Primer Puesto
Languages
 
Ingles (Fluent), español (Native), Francés (Beginner)
Skills
 
Corel Draw, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Rhinoceros