To date Sue has produced 200 fabric collections, 23 wallpaper / vinyl collections, and 13 trimmings collections. Sue can manage all aspects from creative concepts through to 'present to market' collections including:-
- Overseeing all product areas of weave, embroidery, print and wallpaper collections.
- Design direction. Design development. Mentoring designers.
- Strategic planning of collection launches to maximise sales potential.
- Direct liaison with leading industry manufacturers and design studios.
- Sourcing, product development, pricing, quality control.
- Constant supplier liaison and on-site manufacturing development.
- Selection of final product; arranging pagination and layouts of pattern books for maximum impact.
- Creating Presentation Sets for new collection launches.
- Presenting collections to International Distributors & Sales Teams.
- Global market knowledge, sales and market analysis.
- Assisting with preparation of Sales & Marketing Briefs.
- Constant trend awareness of design and colour.