Helping customers bring a new or fresh look to their product packaging is what Principal Product Designer, Don, thrives on.
What do you do at Placon?
Product design, project guidance, conceptual ideation. Designers concurrently work on several new package designs while supporting ongoing manufacturing meaning that a typical day often includes activities and interaction with Customers, Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Tool Design and Build, Process Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Logistics and Accounting.
How does your job impact our customer?
We need to design packaging that protects product while bringing a new and/or fresh look to packaging, one that sets a customer’s product apart from a competitor and drives sales.
What’s it like working at Placon?
Placon is a family-owned business that promotes an atmosphere of teamwork. I enjoy working alongside creative and talented people who work together to ensure total success.
Best career advice you could give someone?
Enjoy your work and you’ll never work a day in your life.
What do you like to do in your free time?
I like spending time with family, being outdoors, listening to, playing and singing music (especially Bluegrass).