Colin Gentle

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Visiting Assistant Professor Industrial Design 718.636.3631 p Brooklyn Campus, Pratt Studios 4

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B Eng, University of Connecticut


Colin F. Gentle has extensive experience in product design, having worked with firms like SolidWorks Corporation, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, CADD Edge Inc., SA Baxter Architectural Hardware, and Hutzler Manufacturing. Not only does Gentle bring a sensitivity to form and aesthetics to the design process, he has a comprehensive background in 3D CAD modeling technology, rendering expertise, and mechanical processes. Gentle serves as ProductSpark’s lead Designer, where he is instrumental in developing new product lines, and providing SolidWorks 3D CAD consulting services.  His work has been published in a variety of publications, including Array Magazine, House Beautiful, Dwell, Interior Design, Forbes Life and CNBC. He is both a Certified SolidWorks Professional and a Certified SolidWorks Instructor.