About

Company

Mixer Design Group clients

We specialize in electronic product design and engineering for global electronics, bioscience and healthcare companies. Our focus is on making our clients’ technology innovations useful and meaningful for their customers.

Our clients benefit from our specialized knowledge in product development, industrial design, mechanical engineering, UX, human factors, material selection and global manufacturing.

Values

Industrial Design consulting service, electronic Product Engineering

Ego doesn’t solve technology product design problems; deep insight, expertise, and hard work do. A sense of humor doesn’t hurt, either.

Our focus is on helping our clients succeed in the marketplace and within their organizations. When you look good, we look good.

We’ve built long-term client relationships by eliminating stress, defusing drama and coming through for our global clients time and again.  Our design solutions support sustainable and environmentally responsible practices.  We also share our time, money and skills to help non-profit groups and programs like the Veterans Telling Project, Free Minds Project, Helping Hands Home, and Big Brothers Big Sisters

Leadership

Chris Cavello, Julie Heard and Blake West Mixer Design Group Austin, TX

Chris Cavello | Chris guided research, strategy and design efforts for Apple, AMD, Chrysler, Dell, Fiat, HP, Intel, Staples and Polycom, earning numerous design and utility patents. He studied Industrial Design at Pratt Institute and the Domus Academy. Chris also holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from Stanford University.

Julie Heard | Julie holds numerous patents and international design awards for work she directed for Qualcomm, Dell, HP and Texas Instruments. She is a Fellow of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) and a former Board Member, and holds a degree from the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.

Blake West | An innovator with numerous utility patents, Blake managed programs for global corporations that include AMD, Chrysler, Dell, Google, Fiat, 3M, HP, Intel, Oakley, Guidant, Motion Computing and Motorola. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.

 

Studio

studio - Industrial design consulting service,  Electronic Product Engineering

Mixer’s open studio encourages an interdisciplinary exchange of ideas. It’s an environment brimming with creative energy and a collaborative ethos for getting things done.

Our highly specialized industrial design and electronic product engineering service team uses the latest and most powerful hardware and software. Then we add a dollop of special sauce: the unique intellectual energy and creative vibe of Austin, TX.

State of the art video conferencing and global communications connect us to partners worldwide. Then again, many of our clients find that visiting us in Austin is a refreshing and stimulating way to turbo-charge creative collaboration.

Careers

Do the best work of your career creating solutions for world-class clients.

Energize our collaborative studios with your unique skills and insatiable curiosity.

Be part of a lively team of experts in the center of Austin, TX, one of the most dynamic cities in the country.

Top-notch Industrial Design and Mechanical Engineering resumes are always welcome. Interns and co-ops considered year-round. Contact: careers@mixerdesign.com.