Masters Group is an international design, wholesale and distribution company in the office products, business luggage, travel accessories, stationery products, promotional/premium products and general merchandise space.
•Operated a remote marketing and product development office; for national brand and private brand, conducted marketing, brand development, merchandise assortment, product development, procurement, supplier, product and packaging sourcing
•Managed key accounts, including Staples Stores and Office Depot, for branded and private label product programs
•Worked with over 30 suppliers, developed the manufacturing bid for CVS stores stationery, office supplies and travel accessories
•Qualified manufacturers enabling them to pass Staples Stores international social accountability and quality audit levels
•Closed two major deals with Staples Stores between May and July ’08 totaling at $313K in revenue