Results in New Product Development

  • Developed a NPD Phase Gate system for a multiple billion dollar division of a Fortune 200 manufacturing company, resulting stage gate process incorporated APQP quality process, roles & responsibilities & risk assessment tools. This division NPD process was adopted as a corporate wide process.
  • Developed an NPD stage gate process trained employees NPD & MS Project for a Fortune 300 plastic packaging company. Trained over 600 employees in New Product Development and MS Project scheduling; implemented a NPD stage gate process that won a company wide award; and numerous NPD projects showed resultant success – a $4 million capital investment project was on time and 20% under budget.
  • Developed a NPD phase gate process for the NA division of a publicly held French automotive polymer company.

See also: Enterprise Project Management, Portfolio Management & Results in Program Management & Enterprise Project Management