Name

Andres Parada

About

Andres is an industrial designer born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden with his roots in Chile. He has been instrumental in the designing and development of a number of products and services for clients such as: Samsung, Microsoft, BlackBerry, McDonalds, Imerj, Kyocera, Trirod Motorcycles, Calle, SC Johnson, Pepsico, Flextronics, and others. Andres brings design and innovation to clients through conceptual thinking, storytelling, prototyping and evocative visualization. Prior to being an industrial designer he did illustrations, graphic prints and mural paintings for a wide variety of corporations, schools and magazines in Sweden, Denmark, Spain, Italy and USA. He holds a BFA in industrial design from BYU.

EXPERIENCE

Gravitytank
Product Designer. Chicago, IL. May 2010 - March 2013

Product Development Technologies
Product Designer. Chicago, IL. September 2008 - April 2010

Modaliti Inc
Product Designer. Salt Lake City, UT. September 2007 - August 2008

Kyocera Wireless
Industrial Design Intern. San Diego, CA. May 2007 - August 2007

EDUCATION

BFA Degree, Industrial Design. Brigham Young University 2008

Specialties

  • Industrial design
  • Illustration
  • story boarding

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Solid Works
  • Alias Studio Tools
  • Alias Image Studios
  • Rhino
  • KeyShot