Company offered cutting edge technology in advanced materials and grew from $20M to $100M in a few years
I held several different positions with Southwall Tech., from product development engineer to product manager to worldwide sales. I learned all aspects of product cycle and business development. Most importantly, I learned to deal with multi-national companies from engineer to executive levels. The management had viable vision and acquired sufficient - more ... resources to carry out the vision.
My co-workers were very supportive. The hardest as well as the most enjoyable part of the job was the extensive travel (70+%) for several years to develop business worldwide. - less
ProsCutting edge technology and worldwide presence
ConsCould not achieve cost cutting goal and allowed alternative technology to catch up