Gregory rosa / design director
As an avid motocross racer and enthusiast, Gregory has been entrenched in action sports since the ripe age of 6. This passion for extreme sports led him into a taste for technical products, photography and print design. Having graduated from Cal State University Northridge with a minor in business and Bachelor of Arts degree, Gregory set out to pursue what he loved the most, action sports and design. Working for some of the top ad agencies in the industry, Gregory has built a team that will continue to build brand image and industry leading products.
david / project manager
With deep roots in the action sports industry, David’s overall experience is unrivaled. While working full time through college he was still able to graduate magna cum laude with a BBA in Business Management. Holding a variety of positions over the span of the past 13 years, his broad level of business knowledge is invaluable. He specializes in Product Management, Product Development, Logistics, and Vendor Relations. He takes great pride in seeing projects through from start to finish with a paramount level of detail.
Ascend Design Lab also has on hand a group of highly professional designers, 3d engineers and copywriters at our design lab to help bring your branding and products to life. Feel free to inquire about how Ascend Design Lab can become an integral part of your companies success.
Kristen / designer
Involved in action sports at a young age, Kristen's Southern California upbringing and an education at Los Angeles' Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising has been a platform for her to design into her passions. With specialties in garment construction, conceptual design, and performance fashion, she builds her designs with an experienced insight and deep understanding of the consumer. In her 8 years of industry experience, she has designed industry leading, competitive products for technical snow outerwear, performance athletics, lifestyle apparel and accessory products.
pete / senior designer
With over 20 years of experience in print design, you can easily say that Pete is an expert of his craft. With his unique design perspective, many top companies have depended on him for countless catalogs, advertisements, and marketing collateral to help drive growth and increase consumer engagement for each respected brand. Pete thrives on solving graphical challenges presented to him. Local to San Diego, Pete graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts with focus in Graphic Design.