Archinect
Nicole Rizzetto

Nicole Rizzetto

Schaumburg, IL, US

 

About 

Graduate of the Illinois Institute of Art- Schaumburg, IL (CIDA accreditation) with experience in all aspects of design. Interests in retail, hospitality, and commercial design along with green/ sustainable practices. Passion lies in the eclectic style and the up coming new age ideas (adaptive re-use).

     

*Looking to relocate to Southern California for Full-Time position as soon as possible.

**Would also be available to travel with work.


SPECIALTIES

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Google SketchUp, Microsoft Suite, Photoshop and Adobe InDesign.
  • Skills include hand drafting, rendering, and free hand sketching.
  • Knowledge of Revit Architecture.

WORKING TOWARDS

LEED certification 2012, NCIDQ certification 2014

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Charles Sparks and Company, Westchester, IL, US, Intern/Designer

-Retail design, planning, communication.
-Projects include new/remodeled Starbucks Coffee locations

Jun 2012 - current
 

Caribou Coffee, Schaumburg, IL, US, Shift Supervisor

-Being a role model by managing 8-10 employees
-Learning how to place bulk orders, cash handling and helping customers while multi-tasking
-Administer training to new employees when necessary

Oct 2005 - Jul 2012
 

Design d'Vision, Arlington Heights, IL, US, Design Assistant

-Answering phones and speaking with designers and reps
-Ordering by faxing for memos and placing purchase orders
-Expanding my knowledge of different vendors

Jan 2012 - Mar 2012
 

Design d'Vision, Arlington Heights, IL, US, Intern/Design Assistant

-Answering phones and speaking with designers and reps
-Ordering by faxing for memos and placing purchase orders
-Expanding my knowledge of different vendors

Jul 2011 - Sep 2011
 

Education 

The Illinois Institute of Art - Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

TECHNICAL SKILLS

AutoCAD, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop,
Revit Architecture, Microsoft Word, Google SketchUp, Adobe InDesign

RELATED COURSEWORK

Commercial Design, Perspective and Rendering, Textiles and Materials, Specialty Design, Residential Design, Codes and Specifications, Kitchen and Bath, Detailing

Jan 2010 - Dec 2011
 

William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, IL, US, Fine Arts-Interior Design

-General Education Courses with concentration in Interior Design

Aug 2007 - Dec 2009
 

Awards 

“Most Efficient Space Planner” Award, Spring 2011, Award

Was able to introduce a graphic design firm into an existing space using less than 8,000 square feet.

2011
 

Dean’s Honors List, March 2010-December 2011, Award

2010
 

Perfect Attendance Award, Summer 2010, Award

2010
 

Attended NeoCon, 2010, 2012, Other

2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



Please wait... loading