October 21st- 6PM- Zoom Webinar
 
LEARN
  • WHY Toy Marketers are always eager to License new products from Inventors
  • And WHY Toy Marketers are especially interested in working with Solo Inventors
  • HOW new Design and Manufacturing processes help startups get to market faster
  • HOW to market your Toy Inventions to major Toy Marketers throughout the toy industry
COME AND LEARN: 
Learn WHY the Toy Category is always eager to license new products from inventors.  Get a chance to listen and ask questions from Matt Nuccio, founder and owner of a highly successful design/manufacture and sales/distributor/licenser in the toy industry. Matt works with a diverse range of clients, from major companies to small and individual product inventors.  In addition to helping inventors “market” their product invention, Matt and his team are also experts in product design and manufacturing, that can help inventors in early and final design phases as well.
 
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Matt Nuccio is the president of Design Edge, Inc., a leading Product Design and Development agency. Design Edge helps inventors design, manufacture and distribute their product inventions; specializing in selling and licensing to the Toy and Game industry. Matt’s clients include major toy makers such as: Mattel, Hasbro, Fisher-Price.
 
In 2019, Matt was honored by the National Security Agency (NSA) as an American Innovator and was recently listed for the second year in a row, by Mojo Nation, as one of the top 100 most influential people in the toy industry today.
Matt is a key player in the toy industry, serving on boards, including:
  • Toy Association (TA) for 4 years as Co-Chair, and on the TA Associate Panel, representing all designers and inventors within the toy industry.
  • United Inventors Association of America (UIA), a non-profit organization working to educate and advocate for all types of inventors.
  • Chicago Toy and Game Fair Advisory Board (ChiTAG)
  • Toy Association’s Creative Factor Advisory Board - helping start-up inventors to navigate successfully within the Toy Industry.
 
Matt writes a column in Toy Family Entertainment magazine focusing on the industry, and, he has lectured at ChiTAG, New York Toy Fair, ASTRA, Hong Kong Toy Fair, and various inventor clubs around the world including the 2019 Emerging Innovation Summit in Melbourne Australia. Design Edge's products have been nominated for, and have also won, many industry awards such as TOTY (Toy Of The Year), TAGIE (Toy and Games Innovators), Games 100, Origin, and Family Fun among others.
 
MEETING:
Date:       October 21, 2020
Time:      6:00-7:30 PM
Where:     Zoom Video Conferencing