Track: Corporate Responsibility
Getting Compliance Programs Started
A panel of seasoned compliance pros; Rick Brenner, Brian Campbell, and Susan DeRagon will share simple tips and tricks to help you ensure your company keeps up with its product responsibility obligations. This session will qualify as an elective for the Product Safety Awareness initiative. Seats are first-come first-served for this session.
Speakers: (click image for details)
Susan DeRagon QIMA View speaker details
Senior Technical Consultant
Susan DeRagon is Senior Technical Consultant at QIMA (formerly AsiaInspection). With over 30 years of experience, she is a leading quality and safety expert on toys, children’s products, and promotional and licensed goods. She has conducted numerous technical seminars and webinars globally. She works closely with companies to provide the highest level of quality service in the areas of regulatory compliance, product testing, quality control and assurance, safety evaluations and inspections. Ms. DeRagon is an active member of The Toy Association and ASTM International, participating on several toy and children’s product standards committees. She is also a member of PPAI’s Product Responsibility Action Group (PRAG) and a previous member of the Board of Directors for ICPHSO, the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization.
Rick Brenner Product Safety Advisors View speaker details
CEO & President
Rick Brenner, MAS+, is president/CEO of Product Safety Advisors which provides advisory services to leading industry distributors and suppliers. This year marks the seventh year Rick has co-chaired PPAI’s Product Responsibility Summit. A 19-year veteran of the promotional products industry, 12 as president and CEO of industry supplier Prime Resources, he has long history of industry leadership as well as advocacy for product safety and responsible sourcing. He is a former chairman of PPAI. He was a founder of the Quality Certification Alliance (QCA), a member of QCA’s governance committee and served for seven years as chair of QCA’s compliance committee. Rick has also served as president of the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization, the preeminent global product safety organization.
Brian Campbell 4imprint View speaker details
Director of Supply Chain Compliance
Brian Campbell is the Director of Supply Chain Compliance at 4imprint and is responsible for product safety, regulatory compliance and social accountability for 4imprint’s supply chain. Brian has previous professional experience in operations management, sourcing private label children’s products for retail and is a veteran of the US Air Force.
- When: Monday, January 13, 2020
- Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Where: Breakers G
- MAS/CAS: MAS 1.0