Andrew Edge

Industrial Designer

Hi there. I'm a practicing industrial designer currently located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. I'm a multifaceted creative with a wide-ranging skillset, with experience creating novel designs and solutions for some of the biggest brands.

Please feel free to reach out to make a connection or to discuss the innovation

and design challenges you

may be facing.

Welcome,

A. Edge

About

Portrait Image Template BW.png

Auburn University  

Masters of Industrial Design

Thesis: Guidelines for Practical Algorithmic Design for Industrial Designers

B.S. in Environmental Design

Georgia Tech  

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Minor in Industrial Design

Education

Steelcase - Industrial Designer June 2022 to Present
Dedicated designer for the Hybrid Collaboration category, developing new products and providing guidance for Steelcase systems looking to fit better in a more distributed world.

Delve - Industrial Designer  June 2019 to May 2022

Developed products for a variety of clients, providing creative ideation & concept direction, functional sketches, use illustrations, 3d models, renderings, and prototypes.

Worked in a fast pace consulting environment, collaborating closely with engineering & design teams. Acted as design lead on projects, regularly interfacing with clients.

Autodesk - Catalyst Intern  Aug 2017 to May 2018

Led large workshops as well as personalized sessions on Fusion360 techniques and methods, ranging from beginner to advanced levels.

Auburn University - GTA  Aug 2017 to May 2018

Assisted faculty in leading lectures, critiquing work, and developing new curriculum strategies for design methods and advanced CAD courses.

Employment

Ideation & Brainstorming

Concept Sketching

Digital Drawing

Design Research

Concept Presentation

3D Modeling (Multiple Programs)

Low Fidelity Prototyping

Human Centered Analysis

3D Printing

Manufacturing Processes

Rendering & Animation 

Algorithmic / Computational Design Photography

Creative Direction

Document Design & Writing

Skills

IDEA Finalist - Goodmail Digital Mailbox

Auburn University Outstanding Masters Student

Autodesk - Design for Automotive (1st)

Autodesk - Design for Audio (3rd)

Autodesk University Design Slam (1st)

Distinctions