May 17, 2017 Meeting

Come and Learn: Eric Polk, WhiteBoard Product Solutions, will share the process and methods the WhiteBoard team uses to select and create the right product concept that can be developed to succeed in the marketplace.  For more on WhiteBoard click: 

Key Topics Include:
- WhiteBoard Way:  WhiteBoard Process of Getting an Idea to Market
- WhiteBoard Facilities: The Tools WhiteBoard Uses
- WhiteBoard Initial Consultation:  How WhiteBoard Evaluates Moving Forward with Inventor Ideas/Concepts
- WhiteBoard Experience:  Examples WhiteBoard Inventor Projectsboth Good and Bad
- WhiteBoard Q&A 
 Speaker: Eric Polk is a Senior Industrial Designer at WhiteBoard. While at WhiteBoard Eric has worked with a broad list of clients such as:  Medtronic, Mattel, Arctic Cat, Ecolab, General Mills, Cybex, CyberPower.
Eric's background includes:
1. Education includes Bachelors Degree of Fine Arts from UW-Stout
2. Experience/Expertise in industrial design, graphic design, and model making
3. Ten years experience in product development and innovation working with major Consumer/B2B/Medical marketers as well as individual inventors projects