Dedicated Lead Buyer and Purchasing Manager with 20 years strong history in the Action Sports / Skateboard Industry. 12 years experience successfully managing one of the skate industries largest and most dynamic wholesale inventories consisting of 10,000 + items and hundreds of different brands. Have built long term business relationships with a diverse portfolio of accounts globally. 8 years experience in OEM sales, design and production management. Proven history of project management from concept to delivery. Strictly focuses to long term brand building strategies and adheres to a "win win" partnership mind set when building relationships.