Matthew Arrigo

Matthew Arrigo

San Diego, CA, US




Micklish, San Diego, CA, US, Design Consultant

Assist with development of conceptual designs, renderings, fabrication documents, and cut files for residential design, industrial design, and high end modern furniture.
Develop construction documents for residential and retail environments and facilitate progression through city permitting.
Organize purchasing and production schedules and coordinate with fabricators, contractors, and vendors.

Oct 2015 - current

Noble Environmental Technologies, San Diego, Lead Design

Developed presentations, concepts, prototypes, products, and projects from sales opportunities through to project completion.
Developed fabrication documents for in-house and outsourced vendors.
Negotiated fees from clients and contracts with fabricators and vendors.
Managed the fabrication, production, and manufacturing of prototypes, products, and projects.
Managed budgets, labor teams, materials, and timelines.
Lead company-wide weekly safety & sustainability meetings.
Developed corporate structure of project process, automated budgetary calculators, formal documents, and file management system.
Trained employees in design, fabrication, and production.
Designed, operated, and maintained in-house fabrication equipment.

Feb 2012 - Jan 2016

North Sails, San Diego, Manufacturing and Quality Control Manager

Managed production of a variety of over 150 hand-made, “One-Design” sail models.
Responsible for quality control to meet strict, specific criteria for legal race eligibility.
Organized daily and weekly production schedules to coincide with timely delivery.

Jan 2008 - Feb 2009


NewSchool of Architecture & Design, San Diego, CA, US, MArch, Masters in Architecture

Jan 2009 - May 2012

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst Center, MA, US, Bachelors, Psychology

Sep 2003 - May 2007

Areas of Specialization