Bryson Mercer
Industrial Design


Bryson Mercer
Industrial Design


Experience —

Independent Contractor
San Francisco, CA

Worked with the in-house CMF team at mobile accessories company Popsockets on product development, digital material creation, and design visualization for three product collections launching in 2019. Worked with Otterbox on the “Otter-Pop” collaboration visualization launched at CES 2019.

Aug ‘18 - Jan ‘19

HTC — Intern
San Francisco, CA

Over two internships in 2017, I worked along side the Mobile Design team at HTC’s innovation studio. Collaborated with a small team of mechanical engineers and CMF designers on concept development for production products, company design language, and far term innovation lab projects.

Jan-May | Aug-Dec ‘17

3M — Intern
Minneapolis, MN

At 3M I joined a team in the Consumer Healthcare division. Responsibilities included soft-good product development, tech packs, brand strategy, and collaborating to create Ace Brand’s Product Design Guidelines.

May ‘16 - Aug ‘16

Grafunkt — Intern

Working under furniture designer Nathan Yong, I was responsible for translating ideation into 3D, creating renderings for clients, and technical drawings for manufacturing. Products have been produced under his personal brand as well as internationally through retailers such as Gebrüder Thonet and Ligne Roset.

Jan ‘15 - May ‘15

Education —

University of Cincinnati [DAAP] —
Cincinnati, OH

B.S. in Industrial Design
Cincinnatus Scholar

Class of 2018

H.T.W Berlin —
Berlin, Germany

Industrial Design exchange program with the Hochshule fur Technik und Wirtschaft in Berlin, Germany.

Sept ‘16-Jan ‘17