Product Design Lecture


Location: 159 Mendoza

Jim Scalfani, Senior Product Developer for Walmart will speak about

Developing Success: Inside Tips and Executive Lessons for the Product Developer

His current brands include Mainstays and Better Homes and Gardens, and prior to Walmart, Jim worked to develop a range of celebrity brands and their product offerings including Martha Stewart, Diahann Carroll, Jaclyn Smith, Jardin du Jour, ACafe and Elizabeth Taylor. He also served for more than a decade as Vice President of Product Development at Kathy Ireland Worldwide.

He will share the art and craft of increasing profitability by providing an interface between the creativity of the designer and the needs of the marketplace.

Everyone is welcome to join!