©2019 by Imagineknit Global LLC

mstrickland@imagineknitglobal.com

704-905-7639

Charlotte, North Carolina

Mandi Strickland / MANAGING DIRECTOR

"Hands On" Manufacturing Experience

Mandi was fortunate to have had the opportunity

to work in production management as well as receive extensive training from fiber selection to distribution for a vertically integrated major apparel brand

Manufacturing experience is essential for understanding the scalability of a product early in the development stage

Knit Material Development Expertise

Ongoing yarn and fiber research includes performance properties, sustainability, as well as "runnability" in manufacturing

Circular knit expertise include machine identification as well as cam and needle patterning for mechanical machines

Over 15 years experience in brand and retail product development

Color & Product Integrity

Managed global color development/ quality, product integrity, and regulatory for both apparel and soft home goods for over fifteen years

Education

North Carolina State University 

  • Bachelors of Science Textile & Apparel Management

  • Masters of Textiles