Bernstein & Bernstein:

Further develop a phone app intended for an international market along with a launch plan.

Student Team

  • Doug Fuchs (Arts, Communication Arts)
  • Kendra Pittman (Business, Entrepreneurship)
  • Samantha Polestra (Humanities & Sciences, Political Science)
  • Daniel Smith (Humanities & Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies)
  • Chelsea Thornton (Arts, Fashion Merchandising & Humanities & Sciences, Mass Communications)
  • Joannesse Veillard (Business, Marketing)

Faculty Advisor

  • Andrew Ilnicki, Director of Academic Programing, School of the Arts Deans Office

Team Facilitator

  • Swetha Gavirneni, Masters of Product Innovation
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Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM):

Update a product concept that assesses surface abrasion + develop a business case and commercialization elements.

Student Team

  • Christopher Brady (Engineering, Mechanical)
  • Taylor Brown (Business, Marketing)
  • Seulbin Han (Arts, Communication Arts)
  • Ariana Hooper (Humanities & Sciences, Mass Communications)
  • Jessica Ingram (Engineering, Mechanical)

Faculty Advisor

  • Nastassja Lewinski, Assistant Professor, Chemical & Life Science Engineering

Team Facilitator

  • Bryce Melton, Masters of Product Innovation

Evergreen:

Further develop a new product and commercialization plan for one of Evergreen’s product lines.

Student Team

  • Tina Chen (Business, Accounting)
  • Laura Cox (Arts, Graphic Design)
  • Abbie DeWitte (Engineering, Mechanical)
  • Zhina Kamali (Business, Marketing)
  • Andrew Pack (Humanities & Sciences, Urban Studies)

Faculty Advisor

  • Dr. Vamsi Yadavalli, Associate Professor, Chemical & Life Science Engineering

Team Facilitator

  • Natalie Sympson, Masters of Product Innovation

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (1):

Develop an aligned problem solving tool and socializing strategy/aids that meet the needs of all potential users in Pfizer Consumer Healthcare—scientists, researchers, statisticians, marketers, etc.

Student Team

  • Amit Dudgaonkar (Business, Finance)
  • Taylor Early (Arts, Graphic Design)
  • Kayla Miller (Business, Marketing)
  • Kirsten Stanley (Arts, Painting & Printmaking)
  • Rachel Wilbur (Engineering, Biomedical)

Faculty Advisor

  • Lemuria Carter, Chair, Information Systems

Team Facilitator

  • James Frederick, Masters of Product Innovation

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (2):

Identify key insights and needs surrounding a Pfizer product. Based on these insights, design product, packaging, point-of-purchase, and/or other promotion solutions.

Student Team

  • Hannah Chertock (Arts, Photography & Film)
  • Patrick Lee Collie (Humanities & Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies)
  • Carmine Di Maro (Business, Entrepreneurship)
  • Rachel Wilbur (Business, Marketing)

Faculty Advisor

  • Alyssa Salomon, Adjunct Faculty, da Vinci Center

Team Facilitator

  • Shannon Hood, Masters of Product Innovation