Alumni Connection: Brendan Stiver (2014)

Since graduation, I have been working as an interior design engineer for Honda R&D Americas, Inc. When I began as a co-op the summer before my senior year (2013), I was given parts to design for what is now the 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan. I saw this project through to completion after joining the company full-time post-graduation. After finishing up with Odyssey, I have spent the last couple years working on exciting, future Acura products. … Continue reading



Alumni Highlight Reel: Adam Baker (2016)

“Hi I’m Adam and I’m a graduate from the ICC Class of 2016. I’m currently working as an industrial designer at a small design consultancy in my hometown of Rochester, NY, called BZDesign. I work with clients big and small (from startups to Kodak) to solve problems in many different fields. I regularly utilize the sketching and creative problem-solving abilities I learned at the ICC, and impress clients with the turnaround time in developing concepts. … Continue reading



ICC Highlight Reel: Jesse Colt (2015)

Since graduation, I have focused my attention on the marine industry (Doug L. called it). After graduating I went on to work at General Dynamics/Bath Iron Works in southern Maine. In my two years working there, I was on the structure and foundation team designing and modifying sections of Navy destroyers in Catia V5, both 2D and 3D. I started as a mid-level, 3rd class designer, and quickly rose to an upper-level, 2nd class designer … Continue reading



ICC Highlight Reel: Captiv CO.

As Tyler Willis (ICC/CU Class of 2016) was hiking through the Grand Canyon with his family, he observed that all of the photography enthusiasts’ cameras had the same style lens cap; a nondescript black plastic cap with the name of the manufacturer on the front. That is when the idea for a wooden lens cap was born. Tyler decided to use the idea for his senior capstone project, and the premise would be to create … Continue reading