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Matthew DeAlmeida

Boston, MA, USA
Motivated by the future |

Work Experience

Nike (Global)

Footwear Designer

June 2014 - Present Portland, Oregon, United States

New Balance

Footwear Design Intern - SPEED

Footwear design intern with the SPEED team. Working on quick-turnaround product in a variety of categories.
January 2013 - June 2013 Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States


Contract Designer

Working directly with company President and Director of Design to create quality entries into the technical basketball and running market.
July 2010 - February 2011 United States

Jordan Brand

Contract Designer

Freelance footwear designer working on production footwear projects based on live design briefs. Working closely with company's design director to find new and innovative solutions in the basketball category.
March 2010 - May 2010 United States


Florence Design Academy

Industrial Design, Graphic Design

September 2011 - Present Florence, Italy

Arlington High School

Scholarships and Awards: Francis E. Thompson Scholarship, Ann Rosalie Pierce Scholarship, Theresa Dooley Scholarship-Arlington Pop Warner Football and Cheering, Certificate of Achievement-Excellence in Visual Art
Activities and Societies: Basketball 4 years-varsity letter, Football 3 years-varsity letter, Baseball 2 years, Volleyball 1 year-varsity letter
September 2007 - June 2011 Arlington, Massachusetts, United States


English (Native),
Spanish (Beginner),
Italian (Conversational),


Apparel, Footwear, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Photography, Product Design, Sketching,

Additional Information

- Strong hand rendering skills.

- Excellent organization and time management. Able to produce large quantities of work in short periods of time.

- Visual learning skills. Able to address and solve problems through understanding.