Neenah, Wis., (November 12, 2008) Cheryl Perkins, Founder and President of Innovationedge, a global strategic innovation consultancy based in Wisconsin, will be speaking at The Future of Wipes Conference, sponsored by IntertechPira, a subsidiary of Pira International. The conference will be held from December 10-11, 2008, at the Doubletree Atlanta Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta. Perkins’ presentation, “Don’t Be Left Behind: Partnering Delivers Disruptive Innovation,” will highlight how entrepreneurs and inventors can successfully deliver disruptive innovation.
• Cheryl Perkins, Founder and President of Innovationedge (www.innovationedge.com), was named one of the Top 25 Champions of Innovation by BusinessWeek magazine.
• The Future of Wipes Conference is sponsored by Intertech Pira and will be held from December 10-11, 2008, at the Doubletree Atlanta Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta.
• The topic of Perkins’ keynote presentation will be “Don’t Be Left Behind: Partnering Delivers Disruptive Innovation.”
• The presentation will include specifics such as where disruptive innovation comes from, how to get started to deliver immediate results, how to invite inventors and entrepreneurs into your innovation network, where to find the right partners to deliver disruptive innovation, and how to engage internal stakeholders in your efforts.
“I’m excited to have the opportunity to share my experience on disruptive innovation with some of the leading consumer goods companies, nonwovens converters, packagers, and raw materials suppliers. In today’s market, it’s important for the entire wipes supply chain to discuss new ways to innovate and understand future thinking to pull ahead among competitors,” said Cheryl Perkins.
Innovationedge is a global strategic innovation consultancy based in Wisconsin. The team’s fearless champions of innovation break barriers to help executives define their business strategy, develop new capabilities, design a winning organizational structure, and deliver breakthrough innovations through a robust growth pipeline of solutions and new-to-the-world innovations. The company also gives inventors an edge by crafting winning business propositions and creating strategic corporate partnerships that deliver commercial success. For more information, visit www.innovationedge.com.