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JOHN PAPPALARDO

Industrial Designer

Work Experience

Procter & Gamble                        2023

Designed a system that unifies products from multiple brands. Created solutions for packaging. Improved product superiority in several categories.

Orange Chair, OTR                      2022

Modeled furniture structures using CAD and made shop drawings for the construction of furniture. Operated CNC mill to cut plywood parts for assembly. Installed furniture in restaurants, bars, breweries, and homes in downtown Cincinnati.

Graphic Village, Blue Ash            2021

Consulted customers on graphic design development. Designed final product using Illustrator. Reviewed clothing prints prior to screenprinting. Prepared shipments. Constructed packaging

AvroKO Design                            2021

Created concept for a 70s-retro style speakeasy bar with four other UC students and an architect in a collaborative studio setting.

UC Hero Bearcat Art Campaign   2019

Submitted application and design for a Bearcat Aviator. Accepted artist agreement to paint life-sized fiberglass statue.

johnmpappalardo.com

(513) 781-6542
pappaljm@mail.uc.edu
334 Beech Rd, Loveland, OH 45140

Education

University of Cincinnati | DAAP

Bachelor of Science, Industrial Design
3.7 GPA
Cincinnatus Century Scholar
Bearcat Solar Team
DAAPworks Security Lead
Class of 2024

Archbishop Moeller High School

3.8 GPA
National Honor Society
National Art Honor Society
Eagle Scout, BSA 2011-2018

Class of 2019

Technical

Adobe Suite | Photoshop (Certified), Illustrator, InDesign, Premier Pro, Lightroom
Microsoft Office | Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams
CAD | Fusion 360, Rhinocerous, Solidworks, KeyShot, Gravity Sketch

Analog

Sketching, Woodworking, Sculpting, Sewing, Cutting Hair

Skills

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