Dynamic and innovative design consultant seeking a challenging position in the kitchen and bath industry. Proven ability to engineer technical specifications and translate needs to project teams. Dedicated to continuing professional growth with certifications in 2020 Design and AKBD.
Advanced critical thinking
Creative design layouts
Customized template design
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Product Life Cycle Management
Proficient in PC platforms
Kitchen Designer, 05/2015 to Current The Home Depot – Johnston, RI
Experienced in identifying design requirements and developing solutions.
Developed concept layout and design of kitchen and bath cabinetry from product specifications using 2020 design software.
Created CAD renderings to depict floorplan and elevation configurations.
Communicated with installers on project material specifications, dimensions and engineering.
Provided technical measurements and 3D renderings detailing layout of cabinetry, appliances, countertops, plumbing, fixtures, lighting, etc..
Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences.
Achieved sales goals and service performance requirements through new customer sales across multiple departments and in-home service leads.
E-commerce Coordinator/Sales Analyst, 08/2015 to 08/2016 Natco Home Products – West Warwick, RI
Created and launched new online marketing strategies that resulted in 15% sales increase.
Spearheaded e-commerce expansion and development initiatives.
Monitored and analyzed financial, statistical and operational on-line weekly sales.
Created and maintained precise and accurate sales charts and reports.
Generated computer graphics and page-layout software, graphic elements and photography.
Updated computer graphic files using graphics software programs.
Conceptualized future program components.
Assessed current trends to assist with decision making.
Prepared monthly reports for upper management including P&L and sales trends.
Product Manager, 09/2012 to 04/2015 FAF, Inc. – Greenville, RI
Directed all phases of the product lifecycle from concept to final approval and delivery.
Implemented a set of comprehensive tracking processes to monitor sample lead time, quality assurance and on-time performance.
Liaised between customers and manufacturing to design new product.
Responsible for achieving production requirements.
Made sure that products were produced on time and are of good quality.
Monitored product standards and quality-control programs.
Assessed vendor products and maintained positive vendor relations.
Computer Science: 1999 Roger Williams University - Providence, RI Computer certification for PC computer service technicians. Competent service professional certified in installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers.
CKBD: Kitchen & Bath Design, Current NKBA - Online Gain experience designing residential kitchen and bath spaces. Highly skilled in design, space planning and product selection and have extensive knowledge of building codes, flooring materials, appliances, and mechanical systems. Write specifications and draw plans that are easily interpreted by plumbers, electricians, and installers.