Experienced & Passionate Product Development/Sourcing/Product Management Professional with 15 years of experience in apparel, accessories, soft goods, footwear, and various hard goods categories.
Product Innovator: Product Development/Merchandising from inception through commercialization
Problem Extinguisher: Drive product engineering to meet specific design aesthetics and functions while remaining trend relevant, leader in market segment and maintaining generous margin requirements.
Relationship Builder: Extensive mill & factory contacts, cost engineering approach to product life cycle, cost negotiations, production expertise and partnership based supply chain growth plan management
Arsenal of Experience: Apparel fabric and finishing development, performance sportswear, footwear, accessories, intimates, swimwear product design & development through commercialized top quality WORLD CLASS product for multi-level costing tiers from value to high fashion product.