Alumni

Alumni have gone on to work at numerous corporations and design consultancies. Some of which are listed below:

STX LLCMichael Graves DesignQuirky
Kenworth Truck Co.IntelKikkerland
Joe Gibbs RacingNormadic DisplayReebok
PensoleBerhardt DesignLIAT (Jasper Library Furniture)
Hunter Fan CompanyMeld USASkookum Digital Works
Cree Inc.Robert Abby IncWestRock
ECR SoftwareNewell Rubbermaid - Irwin ToolsMilwaukee Electronic Tool Corp.
Techtronic Industries (TTi)Lowe's Home ImprovementEventy's
Touchstone 3DIDEA Design StudioMacon & Associates
Mesa Home ProductsBubba Brand Inc.TOMY Toy

As an alumnus of the Industrial Design program, you serve as an ambassador by helping to promote the program and by helping to build important relationships with our broader professional communities. We encourage and welcome your continuing involvement in the program. Please keep in touch and let us know how you're doing!

Stay in Touch

Contact Michael Rall rallma@appstate.edu with news of your accomplishments or to sign up for the programs's electronic newsletter. Also follow the progress and events on twitter [at]AppstateIND and instagram [at]appstate_IND.

Share your Knowledge

Share your knowledge by being a guest speaker in classes or to a student organization, consider hiring one of our student interns, or take part in a Jobs Fair to interview prospective employees. If interested in pursuing these options, contact the department chairperson, Brian Davies daviesbf@appstate.edu

How to Give

There are many opportunities to support programs within the College of Fine and Applied Arts. Please contact Gina Harwood in University Advancement at 828-262-6563 or harwoodrl@appstate.edu for assistance in matching your interests with the college's activities, or make a gift online now!

  • Industrial Design - Give Now (Fund #992752) or Contact Donald Corey if you would like to hear about specific initiatives that you could support.