Colleen Kurniawan is a Cleveland based Intern Architect at Herschman Architects Inc. Colleen received her Bachelor’s degree in 2011 from The Ohio State University’s Knowlton School of Architecture. From 2012 to 2016 she has been a design engineer developing innovative retail products and visual merchandising solutions at Winston Products. Her designs holds a number of patents and awards.
Herschman Architects, Cleveland, OH, US, Intern Architect
Swagelok, Cleveland, OH, US, CAD Technician
Implementation and validation of CAD documents for tube fittings, valves, and other fluid system components. Large scale file management and CAD audits. Continuous improvement of standard work instructions. International collaboration.
Winston Products LLC, Cleveland, OH, US, Design Engineer
Designing innovative products and visual merchandising solutions from concept to production across multiple retail categories. Prepare 3D design files, engineering documents, and physical mock ups of designs. Global traveling to factories for product collaborating visits and 1st article sample reviews.
Lead designer for Nature's Way http://www.natureswaybirds.com/.
Inside Outfitters, Inc., Dublin, OH, US, Project Coordinator- Architectual Intern
Analyze commercial jobs' construction documents. Coordinate takeoffs, substitution requests, quotes, and bid proposals for roller window shades, louver blinds, and cubicle curtains.
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, BArch, Architecture
- GPA 3.5 Cum Laude
-Morrill Excellence Scholar
-Design Grp, Inc. Scholar
NRHA Packaging Award, 2nd Place
Overall Shelf and Sales Appeal - Demonstrates marketability and merchandising value.
Graphic Design - Demonstrates attractive and appropriate design that complements the product.
Innovation - Demonstrates new ideas, techniques, materials, design and/or advancement in the field of packaging.
Packaging Efficiency - Materials used are economical and demonstrate appropriate size and performance for the product.
Shelf Life - Demonstrates packaging protection, performance and durability.
Selling Feature - How well the packaging conveys the features and benefits of the product.
Design Group, Inc., Minority Scholarship, Scholarship
Established in 1991 to provide a need-based scholarship for an outstanding black American student enrolled in the Knowlton School.
Morrill Excellence Scholarship, Scholarship
The Morrill Scholars Program (MSP) is the largest scholarship program of its kind, rewarding over 300 scholarships to high school seniors each year. The scholarship is awarded to students who show commitment to both academics and diversity by excelling in the classroom and making a positive impact in their communities. Morrill Scholars are selected because they have shown their advocacy for equity and access by contributing to those around them.