Basic Info
About
Will is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, where he received a BFA in Industrial Design. Before joining Design that Matters, Will ran a freelance design consultancy working with clients in the medical, consumer goods, and furniture industries. He has also worked with multiple start ups, assisting wit… Read More
Will is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, where he received a BFA in Industrial Design. Before joining Design that Matters, Will ran a freelance design consultancy working with clients in the medical, consumer goods, and furniture industries. He has also worked with multiple start ups, assisting with business development, design management, and company branding. Will is a member of the Industrial Designers Society of America and a 2012 Starting Bloc Fellow.

While I currently work at Design that Matters I am happy to help with short term Product Design or Graphic design projects.

If you have any questions about my work, dont hesitate to ask! Read Less
Skills
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
Advanced CAD & rendering experience: Solidworks, Photoview, Rhino, Maxwell
Advanced shop experience: wood, metal, model, rapid prototyping
Experience with electronic prototyping and Arduino programing
Experience in design for low volume manufacturing processes
Product design sketching and draftin… Read More
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
Advanced CAD & rendering experience: Solidworks, Photoview, Rhino, Maxwell
Advanced shop experience: wood, metal, model, rapid prototyping
Experience with electronic prototyping and Arduino programing
Experience in design for low volume manufacturing processes
Product design sketching and drafting ability
Low volume manufacturing Q&A
Identified and equipped social enterprise with new manufacturing capabilities.

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Advanced graphic design experience: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Website design & email mailing experience (Squarespace, Behance Pro, Vertical Response, Mailchimp)
Print design and packaging (postcards, company portfolios, and product brochures)

USER RESEARCH
Advanced research protocol experience
Advanced research experience (individual & team based): US, Asia
Advanced research photography experience: US, Asia

PROJECT MANAGMENT
Managed multiple teams of 9+ undergraduate students in semester-long design courses
Co-managed a team of 8 designers and engineers to develop a neonatal phototherapy device (Firefly)
Successful crowdfunding experience (raised ~$23K out of a $10K goal in 29 days)
CRM experience: Salesforce Read Less
Awards
German Design Award Nominee: Working Spaces - Firefly Phototherapy 2014
Fast Company Innovation By Design Awards: Finalist - Firefly Phototherapy 2013
Edison Gold Award: Social Impact Design - Firefly Phototherapy 2013
IDSA IDEA Silver Award: Social Impact Design - Firefly Phototherapy 2012
IDSA IDEA Finalist: Med… Read More
German Design Award Nominee: Working Spaces - Firefly Phototherapy 2014
Fast Company Innovation By Design Awards: Finalist - Firefly Phototherapy 2013
Edison Gold Award: Social Impact Design - Firefly Phototherapy 2013
IDSA IDEA Silver Award: Social Impact Design - Firefly Phototherapy 2012
IDSA IDEA Finalist: Medical & Scientific Products - Firefly Phototherapy 2012
StartingBloc Fellow, 2012
Spark:Pro Spark Award - Firefly Phototherapy 2012
Spark:Concept Gold Award - Firefly Phototherapy 2011
RISD Deans List, 2006-2010 Read Less
Full Resume
Work Experience
  • Designer
    Design that Matters // Salem, MA, USA
  • Design Strategist & Product Expert
    Supply Change // Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Project Manager
    Mujer a Mujer // Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Project Manager
    Archimed Laboratories // Providence, RI, USA
  • Project Manager
    TUENNE Dog Products // Providence, RI, USA
  • Project Manager
    Lit Motors // Providence, RI, USA
  • Teaching Assistant, CAD
    Rhode Island School of Design // Providence, RI, USA
  • Product Development, Project Manager
    Babson College, Olin College of Engineering // Needham, MA, USA
  • Model Shop Monitor/Tech
    Rhode Island School of Design // Providence, RI, USA
  • Teaching Assistant, Three Dimensional Design
    Rhode Island School of Design // Providence, RI, USA
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