Dynamic apparel design and development professional that has a proven track record of double digit growth with experience in multiple categories for men and women using woven, knits and performance fabrics. Proven record of product innovation that built brand equity and increased market share. Comprehensive knowledge of the complete lifecycle of product development from trend and market research to finished goods.
• Experienced Product Designer within multiple product categories- specifically apparel & accessories.
• Creative, analytical and strategic thinker with Brand Management experience.
• Responsible for complete collections of men's and women's apparel.
• Expertise in developing complete Plan-O-Grams for both big box and specialty retailers to include all marketing materials, blade signage, PDQ's and POP displayers.
• Experience with Licensing and Licensing Partnerships
• Mastery of Adobe CC software as well as extraordinary hand sketching talent
• 1st sample thru production experience – prototypes, specs, tech packs, & sourcing with overseas factories
• Fine arts trained with exceptional knowledge of garment construction
• 3 Strengths: Creative. Collaborative. Cross-Functional.