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Stevie Meder

Designer Available for Awesome Endeavors

Brooklyn, NY, USA
203 592 0770
Actively seeking challenging design experiences. Please do not hesitate to reach out for my availability.
Work Experience
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Oct 2014Nov 2014
Lead Creative/ Production Manager
As a freelance designer with Design Compendium I am called upon to lead projects from concept through completion, sometimes jumping in midway through a project to manage production or help with installation. This includes client communication, multiple stages of conceptual design, pricing, vendor relations, production of parts by hand or machine, all the way until and including installation.
New York, NY, USA
Jun 2014
Lead Creative
Lead Creative, Designer, and Production Manager for a brand awareness event in Soho. I was commissioned to create 16 different installations made of inanimate objects in a little over two weeks.
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Jan 2014Present
Design Director
Brooklyn, NY, USA
May 2013Sep 2013
Industrial Designer
-Create detailed Solidworks drawings for client approval, shop fabrication
-Client relations management
-Concept development
-Function as an integrated team member
-Serve as liason between design department and fabricators
-Train new design employees
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Jan 2013Apr 2013
Industrial Designer
Creative Director (temp), January - April, 2013
-Collaborated with architects and graphic designers
-Designed and pitched product design proposals
-Developed new product concepts with Rhino 3D
-Fabricated existing ideas using in-house and external resources
-Executed product photography for ecommerce purposes
Soho (subdivision), NY, USA
Sep 2012
Intern Designer- Freelance Designer
-Assisted in designing high-profile events (Coke, Delta, Evian)
-Conceptualized both with sketches and 3D modeling
-Created shop drawings for production team
-Created visuals for marketing collateral
-Layed out proposals and re-caps for high profile event success
Brighton, MA, USA
May 2009Aug 2012
Design Intern/Designer
I worked with Bill Bancroft very closely through 2009, and continue to work with him on occasion. He has become a very good resource and a very good friend.
-Grasped the basics of furniture design and fabrication using advanced technology and traditional machinery
-Participated in independent and team projects including but not limited to: client meetings, fabrication, model making, on-site
MA, USA
Aug 2011Dec 2011
Design Intern
-Became research assistant
-Designed information graphics from topical researcg
-Fabricated scaled architectural models, including public spaces and furniture
-Used all work for an exhibit, The Outdoor Office, at the Art Institute of Chicago
-Work was recommissioned after original opening
Jamaica Plain, MA, USA
Aug 2011Dec 2011
Intern Designer
-Assisted in pricing of products
-Project manager of company branding and retail display
-Recruited potential designers for showcase
-Represented the shop/gallery space
Boston, MA, USA
Apr 2011Aug 2011
Design Team Member
- Created and executed guerilla marketing strategies - Project manager of grant writing and location scouting
- Team editor
- Worked together with a group to create an exhibit from start to finish

http://www.core77designawards.com/2012/recipients/retail-retell-recycle-rethink-2/
Boston, MA, USA
Jan 2011Apr 2011
Intern Designer
-Created mosaic marketing collateral
-Designed both custom and commercial mosaics
-Fabricated mosaics, pre-installation, per design specs
-Realistically rendered mosaics in context
Education
Boston, MA, USA
Aug 2008Aug 2012
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design
Languages
 
English (Native), Spanish (Conversational)
Skills
 
Adobe Bridge, Adobe Fireworks, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Suite, ArchiCAD, Artlantis Studio, Google Sketchup, Photoshop, Rhinoceros, Solidworks, Vectorworks
Awards
 
Core77 Design Awards
Student Notable: Student Initiatives
 
Core77 Design Awards
Student Noteable: Exhibitions