Alex Yoo

Freelance 3D Graphic Designer & Graphic Designer

Location:New York, New York, United States
2 Skills
Management and first hand experiences in designing, developing, prototyping and final mass production of consumer products ranging from innovative fashion accessories, time telling objects, fashion eyewear to fragrance bottles and caps. Problem solving, material solution, application of innovative design to enhance the function of ordinary objects. Constant development of new products to satisfy changing fashion/aesthetic needs in global consumer market.

Collaborations with various brands and licensors (I.e. MTV, Cartoon Network, Sanrio, and Nickelodeon in developing customized products or entirely new product line suitable for specific licensors.

Managing production/development team in multiple factories overseas. Collaborating with factory development team to come up with manufacturing solution. Regular manufacturing plant visits overseas.

Manufacturing knowledge in
- injection, co-injection molding
- heat compression molding
- roto molding
- metal stamping
- piece work
- Ion plating
- anodizing
- tool making
- metal casting, forming
- blow molding(glass and plastic), profile extrusion, thermo forming
- soft goods
- hard goods
- footwear

Experiences with material / decoration process
- silicone
- various grades/brand of performance polyurethane
- bovine leather
- acrylic, PE, PP, PET
- color shifting pigments
- luminescent pigments
- medical grade plastics, optical grade lens
- glass
- silk screening
- pad printing
- etching, acid etching
- heat stamping, branding
- metal foil stamping
- vinyl decoration

Conceptual design, product/packaging development, problem solving, mass production, manufacturing process and material knowledge. licensing approval/product management
Skills (2) Rating
3D Graphic Design
Graphic Design