Dafne Gutierrez

Dafne Gutierrez

San Diego, CA, US



Innovative and progressive architectural and interior designer with over three years experience in custom residential and small commercial design. Possesses strong understanding of business development and marketing strategy; suitable for the continued success of any company. The meticulous attention to detail and excellent problem solving skills ensure that every project is done accurately and to the highest possible standard.



Architects BP Associates, San Diego, CA, US, Junior Architect

Contribute to the overall development of various projects, including but not limited to construction documents, consulting, design, planning, drafting, and project management.

Current and previous projects I have worked on include single family, multi-family, mixed-use, and tenant improvement.

In addition, I am leading the redevelopment of new marketing strategies to increase leads.

Sep 2014 - current

DAF studio, San Diego, CA, US, Independent Contractor

Continuing design work for local, national, and international clients.

Responsible for development of projects from conception through production.

Design work includes: drawing-construction plans, interior design drawing and consulting, logo branding design, marketing and advertising flyers/website.

Jan 2009 - current

VizSource The Rendering Company, San Diego, CA , Director of Sales and Marketing-Operations

Led the redevelopment and implementation of new marketing strategies that resulted in increased quality of products and sales.

Researched trends and remain abreast industry knowledge to formulate strategies and implement plans creating opportunity, capitalizing on market shifts and driving infiltration.

Drove business unit growth to exceed 10% revenue within 1 year with the company.

Coordinate quality control of rendering projects between client and production Maintain and revise quality of work and schedule of project.

Nov 2012 - Apr 2014

Charco Design & Build, Inc, San Diego, CA, US, Design Drafter

Assist in luxury residential design and drafting for a particular project.

Drawing and sketch of preliminary design work.

Jun 2012 - Nov 2012

Michael Lee Collection, Malibu, CA, US, Architectural Interior Design Assistant

Interior design consultation and planning. Space planning and design layout.

Product research. 3D renderings for design layouts and sale presentations..

Jun 2011 - Jan 2012

Rust Bullet, LLC, Reno, NV, US, Architectural Designer|

A collaborated project between Engineering Consultant and myself, for the design of a printing manufacturing plant located in Indonesia.

The project consisted of complete plant layout design, technical, mechanical and plumbing drawings.

My work was comprised of design consulting, drafting and layout of drawings.

Jun 2011 - Oct 2011

Brisebois Architecture, San Diego, CA, US, Architectural Drafter|

Assisted in design and drafting of Mason Residence in Julian, CA.

Primary work included drafting of drawing plans, and construction documents.

Apr 2008 - Nov 2008


NewSchool of Architecture & Design, San Diego, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Architectural studies with secondary emphasis in interior design, and minor in business developement.

Oct 2007 - Jun 2011

Areas of Specialization