JUSTIN COHEN

jcohendesign@gmail.com
614.425.1271
410 Ogden Ave. Apt. 1-C
Jersey City, NJ 07307


EXPERIENCE----------

- Lead Designer: Puffco.; (Brooklyn, NY)
  Winter 2017 - Spring 2018
  Industrial Design, design direction, project management, product development,
  Solidworks, Adobe software, rapid ideation & prototyping

- Design Manager / Senior Designer: Cambridge Silversmiths.; (Pine Brook, NJ)
  Fall 2008 - Winter2017
  Project management, product development, brand management & identity:
  (crate&barrel, fiestaware, food network, restoration hardware, thirsty stone)
  trend analysis, Solidworks, Adobe software, rapid ideation & prototyping

- Principal and Founder: Jcohendesign.; (New York, NY)
  Summer 2006 - Current
  Design, branding, and product engineering consulting,
  (see client list below).

- Product Designer: A2 Inc.; (New York, NY)
  Fall 2006 - Fall 2008
  Project management, product development, brand management & identity:
  (Blackbeam, Wilton, Jarden, Kaskey kids) Solidworks operator,
  Adobe software, rapid ideation & prototyping, concept    
  presentation, (see client list below).

- CAD Operator, Project Estimation: GTC; (Columbus, OH)
  Summer 2006 - Fall 2006
  Signage fabrication, Auto-CAD, general fabrication,   
  material procurement, project estimation.  

DESIGN SKILLS----------

- Design management / Product development
- Concept generation
- Branding solutions
- CAD solutions
- Product engineering
- Manufacturing experience: stamping, forging, casting of metals,
  injection molding, vacuum / pressure forming of plastics and other synthetics

COMPUTER SKILLS----------

- Solidworks
- Photoshop.
- Illustrator
- InDesign
- Keyshot
- Objet: 3-D Printing Capabilities
- Catalyst: 3-D Printing Capabilities
- Ashlar-Vellum Graphite
- Rhinoceros 3D
- Form-Z
- Auto-CAD
- Microsoft Office
- Mac & PC savvy

HONORS & EXHIBITED DESIGNS----------

- Multiple product patents
- Numerous products in stores nationwide
- PUBLISHED: THE KNOT SPRING 16’
- PUBLISHED: POPULAR MECHANICS JUNE 12'
- Good Design Award 10'
- IDEA award 10'
- PUBLISHED: POPULAR SCIENCE SEPT. 09'
- IDEA award 08'
- CCAD Deans List
- CCAD portfolio award
- CCAD scholarship award letter
- Retail signage for Rag-o-Rama 06'
- Inniswood Furniture Exhibition 05'

CLIENT LIST----------

- Eleven Madison Park
- Jono Pandolfi USA
- Oscar De La Renta
- Sabert
- Blackfire LLC
- Nambe
- JCPenny
- Bloomingdales
- Jarden
- Crate & Barrel
- Bed Bath & Beyond
- Martha Stewart
- Lenox
- Haier
- Wilton
- Lifetime Brands
- Pottery Barn
- Kohl's
- Cambridge Silversmiths
- Circle Glass
- Macy's
- Kaskey Kids
- Futai
- Walmart
- West Elm
- William Sonoma
- Restoration Hardware
- Target
- Vio-light

EDUCATION----------

- BFA in Industrial Design, (Columbus College of Art & Design) 2006

REFERENCES----------

- Available upon request

 

 

   

 

 

 

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