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Lisa Nicholson

Product Compliance Manager
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Product compliance and safety professional seeks new opportunity! Do you need a leader with vision and broad experience to create and drive corporate strategies, objectives that lower your company’s liability exposure risks and address product safety and compliance issues? Business visionary with over 8 years of experience working strategically alongside executive teams to identify unseen opportunities, effectively manage risks and maximize results. Able to create and translate corporate and divisional goals into strong actionable plans that deliver excellent ethical results based on best practices and fueled by the passionate, effective and dedicated cross-functional teams I create and lead. True entrepreneurial spirit coupled with strong ability and desire for process improvement, effective brainstorming and team building. I'm interested in positions that allow me to combine my skills and be an influential leader by finding creative solutions to your business challenges and goals!

I have over 6 years of driving CPG product safety, risk mitigation and product regulatory compliance. I'm currently attending (and a scholarship award winner) the Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business - St. Louis University's "Product Safety & Compliance Certificate" program (2019). My 20 years of experience in product development, category management, purchasing/supply chain, domestic & international sourcing and manufacturing, marketing and sales experience give me a unique perspective and understanding of how to create internal alignment among various departments. My knowledge and skills include: CPSC/CPSIA, product incident and injury reports/product recalls, CA Prop 65, CA CARB/EPA TSCA, NRTL product testing, interpreting federal and state regulations and how to best implement requirements within the business setting, product warning labels, instructions and packaging requirements, statistical product inspections, contract writing and negotiation, SOPs, US Customs Import product requirements, etc.
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