Angel W. Acevedo

Director, International Packaging Design at Veritiv

Location
Phoenix, Arizona Area
Industry
Packaging and Containers

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Angel W. Acevedo's Summary

I am a creative design professional with experience leading inventive teams of experts to maximize profitability and secure new business by developing innovative solutions in package design & engineering. I am passionate about finding the perfect balance between the art and science of packaging while ensuring brand fidelity in every component and the user experience.

Specialties:

● Packaging Design & Engineering
● Graphics Design
● Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
● 3D Modeling
● Brand Management
● G7 Expert
● Color Management

Angel W. Acevedo's Experience

Director, International Packaging Design

Veritiv

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; Business Supplies and Equipment industry

July 2014Present (3 months) Chandler, AZ

Responsible for managing a global team of packaging designers & engineers.Establish, inspire and drive creative design direction, vision and continuity of the company's design brand. Support the sales organization to secure new business by providing on-hand design/creative and manufacturing expertise during customer presentations. Develop strategic goals and growth plan model for the creative design group.

Director, Global Design

Unisource Global Solutions

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Packaging and Containers industry

January 2011Present (3 years 9 months) Arizona

Responsible for managing a global team of packaging designers & engineers.Establish, inspire and drive creative design direction, vision and continuity of the company's design brand. Support the sales organization to secure new business by providing on-hand design/creative and manufacturing expertise during customer presentations. Develop strategic goals and growth plan model for the creative design group.

GM, Global Design

Unisource Global Solutions

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Packaging and Containers industry

2007April 2011 (4 years) Arizona

Responsible for managing a global team of packaging designers & engineers.Establish, inspire and drive creative design direction, vision and continuity of the company's design brand. Support the sales organization to secure new business by providing on-hand design & creative and manufacturing expertise during customer presentations. Develop strategic goals and growth plan model for the creative design group.

Display Designer

Smurfit-Stone

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; SSCC; Packaging and Containers industry

20052007 (2 years)

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; Pkg; Packaging and Containers industry

20042005 (1 year)

Director, Packaging Design

Hamilton Beach

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; NC; Consumer Goods industry

19992004 (5 years)

Manager, Design Center

Smurfit-Stone Container

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; SSCC; Packaging and Containers industry

19941999 (5 years)

Angel W. Acevedo's Honors and Awards

  • Best of Industry Design Award

    POPAI
  • Creativity 40 Print Platinum

    Creativity International Awards
    • 2010

    Clear polycarbonate, rigid box and folding carton package for phones and mini tablets.

Angel W. Acevedo's Languages

  • Spanish

Angel W. Acevedo's Skills & Expertise

  1. Packaging
  2. Graphic Design
  3. Graphics
  4. Illustrator
  5. Photoshop
  6. Adobe Creative Suite
  7. Logo Design
  8. Concept Development
  9. Creative Direction
  10. Web Design
  11. Illustration
  12. Solidworks
  13. Pre-press
  14. Corrugated
  15. Print Production
  16. Art Direction
  17. Microsoft Office
  18. Retail
  19. Merchandising
  20. CAD
  21. Brochures
  22. Layout
  23. Word
  24. Adobe Acrobat
  25. Production
  26. Excel
  27. Strategic Planning
  28. PowerPoint
  29. Problem Solving
  30. Budgeting
  31. Flash
  32. Industrial Design
  33. Product Design
  34. Color Management
  35. Modeling
  36. Creative Problem Solving
  37. Retail Packaging
  38. Ideation
  39. Creative Development
  40. POS
  41. Concept Design
  42. Rendering
  43. Prototyping
  44. Design Management
  45. 3D
  46. Packaging Engineering
  47. 3D rendering
  48. Design Strategy
  49. Keyshot
  50. Microsoft Word

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Angel W. Acevedo's Certifications

  • G7 Expert

    • IDEAlliance
  • CMP - Color Management Professional

    • IDEAlliance
    • May 2011 to May 2013

Angel W. Acevedo's Patents

  • Carton For Containing An Object During Transport And Storage And Unitary Blank Therefor

    • United States Patent 6640971
    • Issued November 4, 2003
    Inventors: Angel W. Acevedo

Angel W. Acevedo's Education

Strayer University

BS, Computer Information Systems

20012004

Tuskegee University

Aereospace Engineering

19931994

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