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RICHARD SPINDEL  Spindel Design | Elance
 
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RICHARD SPINDEL Spindel Design

#1 RANK INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER ON ELANCE
   United States
  |   LOS ANGELES, CA
  |  6:41 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $65

#1 RANK INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER ON ELANCE. 28 years experience. Award-winning product designer with focus on product styling, 3D modeling and rendering, production engineering, plastic part design, rapid prototypes, applied graphics, ergonomics, and control surface design of consumer and professional products.

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Portfolio

Skills (8)

Tested
Industrial design (product design); Solidworks
3D modeling and 3D rendering
3D CAD Engineering; Engineering Drawings
Extensive; productive offshore vendor liaison experience
Product styling
Control panel; applied graphics; silkscreen art
Plastic part design and engineering
SolidWorks

Service Description

Full service industrial and graphic design. Capable of developing a product or packaging from styling concept through production engineered solution, including manufacturing liaision to ensure fidelity to the design concept.

Have won numerous Consumer Electronics Show (CES) awards for boldly-styled, paradigm-changing solutions in categories such as computer peripherals, telephony and mobile entertainment.

Understand molding issues and can engineer plastic parts, and provide rapid prototypes. Expert at physical interface design, applied graphics, silkscreen art design and preparation, giftbox packaging, and other related areas.

spindeldesign dot com

Client List:
PROFESSIONAL ELECTRONICS
DTS (Digital Theater Systems)
Dolby Labs, Inc.
UltraStereo

HOME AUDIO/VIDEO ELECTRONICS
Carver Sound
Datawave
Emotiva
EOS Wireless
Marantz Stereo
Nuwave Technology
SRS Labs

PERFORMANCE ELECTRONICS
Alesis
American DJ
DB-Eleven, Inc.
Elatiion Lighting
Futuresonics
Gibson Audio Labs
JL Cooper Electronics
Line6
Oberheim ECC
Pyle Pro
SWR Engineering

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS
Aurora Corporation of America
Naztech (Hypercel)
OnHold Plus
ORA Technology
ProDigital
PageOut
Phonebites (RAZZ)
Spectrum Research

INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS
Comverge Energy Systems
Magnasync/Moviola
Miyachi/Unitek
RF Technology
SecuraKey
Southwestern Industries
Syagen, Inc.

MOBILE AUDIO/VIDEO
Alphasonik
Autotek
Boss Audio Systems
Cadence Sound
Crunch
dB Drive
Directed Electronics
ESX
Global Sound
Hifonics
Hollywood Sound...

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Employment

Spindel Design
Creative Director
1990 - Present
Spindel Design is an independent design studio in Los Angeles with a specific focus on industrial and graphic design for the professional, mobile and consumer electronics industries. The studio...
Art Center College of Design
Instructor, Product Design
1996 - 1999
Taught several different courses to Product Design undergrads, including 5th semester sponsored studio projects for Timex, Avery and others. Also taught specialty course in Industrial Design...

Education

University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Biology
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California State University, Long Beach
Post baccalaureate degree, Industrial Design
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Keywords

industrial designer
product designer
designer
design
graphic designer
Solidworks
3D model
3D rendering
engineering
silkscreen
technical
product design
industrial design
3D render
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Identity
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spindeldesign
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Member Since
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RICHARD SPINDEL  Spindel Design | Elance

RICHARD SPINDEL Spindel Design