Product Innovation, Development, and Introduction: Best Practices for Success
Smeal Alumni Presenter:
David Horn (’79 BSME, ’83 MBA) is Founder and President of Fast Forward Consulting, LLC helping companies achieve product management and marketing excellence. He is also Vice President of Business Development at Appex where custom business application integrations are created faster and for less than you might imagine. Dave has decades of executive experience in all phases of the product life cycle from innovation, development, introduction, marketing, and support. His experience includes leadership roles at Fortune 100 companies such as Hewlett-Packard, small information technology companies, start-ups, and business ownership in the consumer services industry. He has held various executive roles and consulted with companies to innovate, develop, position, and introduce groundbreaking computer peripherals that grew revenues from $0 to over $300M, network and online software solutions, digital scanning services for consumers, international compliance products, and most recently cloud-based business application integration. In the process, Dave received first-hand instruction from and working experience with renowned product management and marketing leaders such as Geoffrey Moore, and Clayton Christensen’s innovation consulting firm, Innosight.
Webinar Date: May 22, 2019
During this webinar you will learn how to more rapidly and effectively execute product innovation, development, and introduction by applying best practices during the early stages of a product’s life cycle. Based on years of firsthand experience with consumer and B2B products in large and small companies, Dave shares some of the golden rules he has applied and taken note of that could help you avoid pitfalls and optimize your product efforts. Join him for some tips and tricks on cracking the code to product success! At the end of the webinar, the presenter answers questions from attendees.