Consumer products background with Kraft Foods, General Foods, and Oscar Mayer Foods divisions of Philip Morris (Altria).
R&D; Sales; Marketing; and Portfolio Management.
Academic degrees from the Univ. of Tennessee, Emory Univ., and Texas A&M Univ.
Certifications from Harvard Law School, Univ. of Southern California, Harvard Univ., American Mktg Assoc., and Superior Court of NC.
Business relationship management; negotiation; user-centered product design; mediated settlements; marketing strategy; marketing communications; professional sales.