Expert 518566 - MA

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of Textile experience with specialization in textile manufacturing processes, including spinning, weaving, knitting, dyeing, printing, and finishing. I also have experience with testing, the analysis for causes of defects, product development, and engineering designs of textile structures. My services are aimed toward determining the cause of problems associated with the appearance and/or performance of textile materials in all forms (i.e. fibers, yarns, fabrics, as well as end items) and in assisting clients develop and/or improve textile products based on the engineered design of textile structures. I have over 40 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 512821 - GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years in Textiles. My fields of expertise include: modeling and optimization of textile manufacturing processes; appraisal of new manufacturing technologies and their products; development of new test methods for the evaluation of raw materials and end products; and the application of design experiments and analysis of variance techniques for process enhancement. I also focus on product development and evaluation of engineered fibrous products for unconventional end uses involving healthcare, construction, automotive, and filtration and other industrial applications. As a teacher, I have taught theory and lab courses on yarn formation, weaving, knitting, nonwovens, physical testing, and quality control. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 152467 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in garment/apparel manufacturing. My expertise includes: management; men’s, women’s, and children’s apparel; ready-to-wear garment manufacturing; distribution; design; trends; brands; textile sourcing; and global production. My additional expertise includes: mergers and acquisitions, licensing, and branding.

Expert 161185 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the Fashion/Apparel/Textile Industry, as a retailer, manufacturer, key executive, consultant and college instructor. My expertise consists of many areas of business related to apparel manufacturing, such as entrepreneurship, marketing, advertising and sales, purchasing and inventory control, total quality management, international production, and production planning. In the past I have owned my own clothing manufacturing company, producing clothing globally as well as in the USA and shipping to major retailers. Currently I own an Apparel Business Consulting company providing business consulting to Fashion Industry clients and Expert Witness Consulting to attorneys involved in litigation of apparel/clothing/fashion/textile industry issues as well as Copyright, Trademark and Trade dress issues. I continue to teach at Fashion institute of Design and Merchandising where I have been a part-time member of the faculty for 30+ years. I also specialize in financial development, customer service, warehousing, distribution, and domestic and international manufacturing and sourcing. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.