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Matthew DeAlmeida

Motivated by the future | mattdealmeida@yahoo.com
Experience
Portland, OR, USA
Jun 2014Present
Nike (Global)
Footwear Designer
Lawrence, MA, USA
Jan 2013Jun 2013
New Balance
Footwear Design Intern - SPEED
Footwear design intern with the SPEED team. Working on quick-turnaround product in a variety of categories.
USA
Jul 2010Feb 2011
Contract Designer
Working directly with company President and Director of Design to create quality entries into the technical basketball and running market.
USA
Mar 2010May 2010
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.
Education
Florence, Italy
Sep 2011Present
Industrial Design, Graphic Design
Arlington, MA, USA
Sep 2007Jun 2011
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
Skills
 
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.
Languages
 
English (Native), Spanish (Beginner), Italian (Conversational)