Pete's rich industry knowledge of supply chain and business operations will help our team meet the quickly increasing demand of product launches to manufacturing.
Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2015
Focus Product Design, Inc. is pleased to announce today that Pete Patel has joined the team as Chief Operating Officer, specializing in Supply Chain Management. Pete brings 25 years of experience from the telecommunications and networking industry, with significant knowledge of new product introduction processes. His wealth of expertise comes from serving as the President of CPI Mfg Inc., the Vice President of Global Operations at Network Equipment Technologies and the Vice President of Operations for both Wrightspeed and Xirrus, just to name a few.
Pete comes to Focus Product Design with a major goal: keep delivering top-quality products on time on budget to clients. His track record of success in designing and implementing operational strategies for global distribution, quality improvement, and lean manufacturing are sure to optimize supply chain management at Focus Product Design.
CEO Adam Tavin explains, “Pete will be an invaluable resource for Focus Product Design as we continue our rapid growth. His rich industry knowledge of supply chain and business operations will help our team meet the quickly increasing demand of product launches to manufacturing, while maximizing company profitability as we scale.”
About Focus Product Design
Launched in 2004, Focus Product Design works with firms ranging from startups through Fortune 500 companies to successfully develop game-changing products for the market. Focus has experienced 1,000% headcount growth just in the past two and a half years.
Focus provides its clients with the following:
- Full-service product development: industrial design, mechanical and electrical engineering, firmware and software development, product management, American managed manufacturing in Asia, marketing services and crowdfunding campaign preparation.
- Streamlined time to market: a nimble and seasoned team that works at a “startup” pace to successfully take ideas to prototype – and beyond.