Work Experience

ATLASON STUDIO

Industrial Designer

June 2015 - Present

WASATCH DESIGN COLLECTIVE

Industrial Designer

Dec 2013 - April 2015

  • Used origami and other folding techniques to develop
  • a series of furniture pieces.
  • Designed website and print material, and managed all social media.
  • As a collective we displayed our work in multiple
  • international design shows including Clerkenwell Design Week and DesignMarch in Reykjavik.
  • Worked closely with other designers in the collective.

SKETCH LAB

Instructor

Oct 2014 - April 2015

  • Selected by BYU ID faculty to run the Sketch Lab, a weekly supplemental drawing class open to all industrial design students. 
  • Taught digital and analog sketching techniques to a wide range of skill levels.

CINCO DESIGN OFFICE

Industrial Design Intern

June - Aug 2014

  • Worked on a wide variety of products for companies such as Nixon, Poler and Union Bindings.
  • Taught workshops on using Keyshot VR as well as using the Silhouette Paper Cutter.
  • Worked alongside product and brand teams on an innovative retail fixture system.

HENCIL DESIGN STUDIO

Industrial Designer

Jan 2013 - Dec 2013,

Jan 2014 - Sept 2015 (contracting)

  • Worked on client projects for companies such as Goldcoast Skateboards and Wicked Audio.
  • Interfaced directly with factories and clients daily.
  • Assisted in designing the studio space and branding.

COMPASS ILLUSTRATION

Patent Illustrator

March - Sept 2013

  • Worked with clients to take rough ideas and sketches into clearly communicated orthographic line drawings. This often involved a lot of creativity to solve problems that hadn't been thought through.
  • Helped prepare those drawings for patent filing.
  • Worked on dozens of patents on a tight schedule.

SPROUT KIDS

Industrial Design Intern

Dec 2012 - Apr 2013

  • Explored potential product concepts for a new
  • childrens’ furniture line.
  • Developed graphics that have been applied to many of their products.
  • Designed and prototyped furniture that has been put into production.

BYU LIBRARY iLEARNING DEPT.

Production Assistant

Aug 2009 - July 2010,

Aug 2012 - Apr 2013

  • Assisted in creating dozens of interactive and video tutorials for the BYU Library.
  • Took projects from initial storyboarding through to filming, applying motion graphics in After Effects, and final editing.

 

Education

 

LISTAHÁSKÓLI ÍSLANDS (iceland academy of the arts)

MA Design

2015-Present

BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY

BFA Industrial Design

2009-2015

 

Design Proficiencies

Adobe Creative Suite

Rhino 3D

Solidworks

Fusion 360

Keyshot

Rapid Prototyping (CNC, 3D printing, laser cutting, etc)

Model Making

Sketching (digital/analog)

HTML / CSS

Origami

 

Recognition

IDSA STUDENT MERIT AWARD WINNER

April 2015

Selected to represent BYU at the IDSA Western District Conference in San Jose.

DESIGNMARCH

March 2015

Displayed my work at the 2015 DesignMarch Festival in Reykjavik, Iceland.

CLERKENWELL DESIGN WEEK

PLATFORM SHOW

May 2014

Displayed a number of furniture pieces in the Platform Show at CDW 2014 in London.

ADOBE MAX 2014

ADOBE LINE CONTENT CREATION

Oct 2014

Worked with Adobe’s creative team to create sketches that would highlight upcoming features being announced for Adobe Line for the iPad. These drawing would also be used as marketing and promotional materials for Line.

 

Contact

poulsen.cb@gmail.com

+1.801.913.1884