Building and executing innovation to drive business results.
I specialize in the food and agriculture global industries from concept through commercialization for Fortune 500, mid sized and start up companies.
A record of strengthening and growing businesses, identifying and implementing innovative technologies, building consumer & ingredient products from concept to the market with technical leadership. Adept at open innovation, change management, voice of customer, quality systems and cost reduction methodologies to enhance focus and success.
Able to translate complex technical issues into understood benefits and results. Extensive network within universities, government, and food industries. Experience with intellectual property development and licensing.
Have provided business and technical leadership as a member of non profit and private company Boards of Directors.
New Business Development
Global Research & Development Leadership
New Product & Technology Development
Intellectual Property & Licensing Experience
Outside of work I enjoy my family, work on my daughter's education fund (The Christine L. Fisher Early Childhood Education Fund) improve my golf game and enjoy fast cars.