Todd Harrison

Freelance Technical Illustrator & Document Designer

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Location:Plainwell, Michigan, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/toddharrison
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TODD HARRISON
President, Harrison Design and Illustration (1993-present)

15613 Kitchel Lane
Grand Haven, MI 49417
Tel:616.844.8663
tgoblue@chartermi.net
Portfolio: www.harrisondesign.net

OBJECTIVE
My mission is to help my clients successfully captivate their audience.

EDUCATION
BFA with an emphasis in Graphic Design
Grand Valley State University, May 1993

EXPERIENCE

Haworth Inc. (1993-present)
One Haworth Center
Holland, MI 49423

Graphic Designer/Technical Illustrator

•Created visual aids for national sales conference presentations
•Digitally retouched photographs for product brochures
•Developed technical illustrations for price books and assembly instructions

The Stow Company (2014-present)
3311 Windquest Drive
Holland, MI 49424

Graphic Designer/Technical Illustrator

•Developed technical illustrations for assembly instructions

California Closets (2014-present)
4930 Kraft Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

•Developed technical illustrations for assembly instructions and technical guides.

Bottoms Up Promotions (2012 - 2018)
1889 Palmer Avenue, Suite 5
Larchmont, NY 10538

Conceptual Designer

•Created conceptual full color renderings for proposed products

Steelcase Inc. (1993-2017)
Caladonia, MI 49316

Graphic Designer/Technical Illustrator

•Developed technical illustrations for assembly instructions and price books
•Created promotional packaging design for direct marketing efforts
•Developed hang tags for seating products
•Worked closely with marketing groups to meet tight deadlines

Rokenbok Toy Company (2005 - 2016)
215 S. Highway 101, Suite 101
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Technical Illustrator and Package Designer

•Responsible for the illustration and page layout for assembly instructions,
postcards, business cards, posters and catalogs
•Devised promotional materials for regional trade shows
•Created promotional packaging design for toy products

Quench Products, Inc. (2012-2016)
New York, NY

Graphic Designer, Technical Illustrator and Package Designer

•Created conceptual full color renderings for proposed products
•Developed technical illustrations for new product introductions
•Created promotional packaging design for direct marketing efforts
•Devised promotional materials for regional trade shows

Harbor Industries Inc. (2002-2009)
14170 172nd Avenue
Grand Haven, MI 49417

Technical Illustrator

•Developed technical wiring schematics AMC Theaters and the McDonald's Corporation
•Developed technical illustrations for new product introductions
•Developed user guides for several products

RP and Associates (2005-2008)
2205 Pacific Coast Highway
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

Conceptual Artist/Graphic Designer

•Created conceptual full color renderings for proposed products.
•Creation of logo design

Nikota USA (2003-2005)
16040 Stephens St.
City of Industry, CA 91745

Technical Illustrator

•Developed technical illustrations for user manuals

Bissell Inc. (2002-2003)
2345 Walker Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

Technical Illustrator

•Developed technical illustrations for new vacuum cleaners
•Developed user guides for new vacuum cleaners

SPECIAL SKILLS

Technical Skills:
•Graphic Design
•Technical Illustration
•Conceptual Product Design
•Photographic Retouching
•Packaging Design

Software Skills:
•Adobe Illustrator CC
•Adobe Photoshop CC
•Adobe InDesign CC

REFERENCES

Steelcase
www.steelcase.com
Marty Williams
Technical Communications Supervisor
616.554.2401

Haworth
www.hawoth.com
Ted Evans
Technical Communications Supervisor
616.393.3200

Rokenbok Toy Company
www.rokenbok.com
Christine Norris
Technical Communications Supervisor
858.259.4433 (x228)
The Stow Company
www.thestowcompany.com
Terra Kunish
Technical Communications Supervisor
terrak@thestowcompany.com

California Closet Company, Inc.
www.californiaclosets.com
Cheryl Compton
Vice President of Product Management
616.414.2653

Bottoms Up Promotions
www.bottomsuppromo.com
Josh Salles
President
917.575.7552