Product Development, Merchandising and PR Professional

Name: Alexandra Fahoury

Email Address: fahouryar@gmail.com

Title: Product Development, Merchandising and PR Professional

Description: Dedicated and motivated Product Development Professional looking to pursue a new career opportunity in Nashville, TN. Interests include product development, PR, marketing and brand innovation. Brings forth strong interpersonal skills, solid experience in development, innovative thinking, and an adaptive and organizational nature. Values include loyalty, quality and transparency.



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
COACH Headquarters, New York, NY July 2015- May 2017
Product Development Coordinator for Women’s Handbags and Special Projects
• Create, manage and maintain all development activities using various tools and platforms including Illustrator, EC vision sample modules, development logs, material and hardware matrices and design cards;
• Work directly with Design, Merchandising, NY Workshop, Material Management and communicate with partners overseas to perform daily operations;
• Review prototype samples with a focus on product execution, consistency of details and understanding of Design's aesthetic intent;
• Manage the approval of prototypes and materials within timelines, margin expectations and quality standards;
• Oversee development, final and monthly purchase order costs and validate cost components and factory chargers against necessary tools;