I have 25 years of experience in all facets of the product lifecycle in a multitude of categories. What makes my background unique is that I have actual work experience in every stage of the process. I have experience at the factory level in purchasing, materials management, quality, and production management as well as experience at the leadership level in strategic sourcing, product development, and quality assurance. I also have experience at the retail level in product development, sourcing, assortment and product strategy, and retail financial analysis. My experience across multiple industries includes work in 23 countries. I have experience in a multitude of categories, both electric and non-electric.