Four Paws Products, Inc.

Product Manager - Waste Management, House Training Aids, Grooming Tools & Cat Products
November 2010 – September 2012 Hauppauge, NY

• Marketed and expanded lines on a variety of product and packaging within waste management, house training, grooming tools and cat toys that led categorical gaps and added value to existing brand lines
• Provisionals/Patents pending on concepts within both the waste management and grooming product brands
• Researched existing patents on competitive product and opened up Central’s ability to compete with competition’s dominance in the marketplace
• Brought an innovative line of scratchers and electronic cat toys to the company’s cat product line from which corporate recognition was given through their internal ideation contest
• Introduced the use of Solidworks as a tool to improve development quality and speed to market
• Improved existing packaging to better retailer’s product footprint and increase Central’s margin on grooming tools
• Oversaw prototypes and initial mold shots assuring products are ready for production
• Wrote and designed instructional, presentational and promotional materials

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