Accomplished and innovative Product Design Manager, with 20 years of experience developing and supporting new consumer products for high volume manufacturing. Developed and patented handheld products and peripheral accessories for pen tablet computers, notebooks, e-book readers and other consumer electronic devices. Developed parts tooling, assembly fixturing and processes for high scaling volume manufacturing in dynamic startup environment. Flexible and creative in handling and supporting highly visible engineering projects from concept to manufacturing and through Sustaining Engineering during the full life cycle of the product. Successfully manage Product Development Teams on development, evaluation, manufacturing support and sustaining engineering projects. Manage projects and project teams. Create project plans and budgets, define resource requirements, and successfully execute development activities through manufacturing release. Develop department standards (ISO and other) to improve products, work quality and department productivity. Mentor others and be able to reuse existing people resources in a fast growing and rapidly changing new technology - building strong team by using other's interest in self developing and growing. Specialties: -Consumer products design: Mobile computing core product design, peripherals development, evaluation and competitive analysis of hand held devices and their accessories. -High precision test equipment and assembly tooling design and development. -Design of electro-mechanical solutions for test equipment. -Design of custom multi-functional Environmental test equipment for computer and computer components development.