Chad Washburn


Results-oriented Product Development Manager with over 20 years of success directing development and implementing strategies that engage consumers in the Action Sports apparel industry. Proven success improving business operations and ensuring quality control standards while maintaining productivity levels, reducing costs, and increasing performance. Highly organized with extensive experience succeeding in dynamic, fast-paced environments. Consumer centric mentality with excellent interpersonal skills and a natural ability to successfully interface with diverse populations. Exceptional problem-solver with notable success analyzing data and situations to develop innovative and strategic solutions

Areas of Expertise include:
- Strategic Planning - Apparel Development & Manufacturing - Project Management
- Sourcing - Product Lifecycle Management - Brand Positioning
- Quality Assurance - Import & Export / Distribution - Manufacturing Procurement
- Team Building - Factory & Logistical Compliance - Design & Merchandising