VP Product & Operations, Sakar International
Amit is a 20+ year veteran of the toy and sporting goods industry, with a forte in identifying and capitalizing on trend driven items and white space opportunities. He has held numerous executive roles in sales, product marketing and operations. Responsible for the creation and launch of 100’s of new products and brands resulting in over $500M in retail sales. His early years at NIKE were spent on the product marketing side, fostering his hands on approach to developing innovative product from concept to commercialization, with an extensive understanding in overseas manufacturing as well as North American compliance issues.