FASHION PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Creative product Development Manager offering over 17 years of experience in the fashion industry with a focus on achieving short- and long-term brand business objectives. Knowledge of fashion trends from design to manufacturing and sales to analysis, including, product development, national and international purchasing, and sourcing. Understanding of clothing fabrication, including woven and knits, fit, techniques, and manufacturing processes. Utilize research, analysis, and reporting skills from journalism degree to source suppliers and negotiate contracts. Recognized as a strategic, detail-oriented, and solution-driven professional who is an effective leader and team builder. Strong business acumen with the ability to thrive in cross-functional settings.