C. McCord cont.
Revision B., last modified 02/23/05
As a corporate officer and head of the Adapticom engineering group, had responsibility for all new product development, including electrical design, pcb design, package design, BOM management and cost reduction, procurement of contract manufacturers, etc. Managed staff of engineers, manufacturing and accounting personnel.
Brought the Net2Phone "dial up" VOIP product from design concept all the way to full manufacturing. Resolved manufacturing problems for the Aplio Pro broadband VOIP product. Utilized "Microsoft Project" to manage scheduling dates, manpower, material procurement, manufacturing, and other gating factors. Created custom web based documentation archival system.
Responsible for initial component selection and costing to bring product to proper pricing threshold. Managed continuing effort to optimize BOM and reduce costs. Prepared RFQ packages and managed communciations with tier I and tier II contract manufacturers.