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Excellent Product Design & Development – Stacie Depner – Director of Engineering at Nectar

As Director of Engineering at Nectar, what teams do you manage and does it vary from project to project? I’m the Director of Mechanical Engineers and Electrical Engineers and I also have a dual role as Program Director. I will often be leading

A Decision- maker’s Guide to Selecting a Product Development Firm

Outsourced product development helps companies reduce costs, save time, and meet product goals. For many companies, outsourcing is an easy decision that yields many benefits. Development groups can take on single tasks to large complex projects.

Industrial Design for User- Centered Products - James Wilkin - Nectar Product Development

How do you define Industrial Design (ID)? Industrial Design is a design process to help shape a product. ID, to me, is identifying a problem and strategically solving it. Usually, that problem revolves around products that people purchase and use in

User Experience: Product Design Beyond the Box

Quite often I hear people talk about User Experience (UX) as if it only exists for software and digital product product design. They may go on to incorrectly refer to User Experience and User Interface (UI) design interchangeably. I am especially

New Limb Lengthening Medical Device Design from Nectar Product Development

Long Beach, California – July 7, 2017 – Nectar Product Development, an innovation focused medical technology developer, has redesigned a limb lengthening device that was released into the market for patients with limb length discrepancy (LLD). The

Med Tech Council at Nectar - Inspired Innovation

On June 12th, 2017 Nectar hosted their first in- house networking event as a Med Tech Council member with success. Med Tech Council’s networking series are quarterly hosted events throughout southern California, which lead up to Med Tech Monday, a

How to Develop the Best Products - A Guide to Integrated Product Development Teams

Product development is more advanced than ever. In a growing digital world, product development rarely requires only one discipline to complete a full- functioning product. Project Managers must make informed decisions when selecting the best firms

The Future of Medical Devices - Nectar Joins Med Tech Council

This partnership opens the door to local professionals and entrepreneurs to learn about medical devices and the product development process in LA county. The network meets quarterly to discuss opportunities and share expertise. Nectar’s office will

A Fresh Brand Image to Energize Medical Device Product Development

Rebranding As Nectar celebrates its 25th anniversary, we gave ourselves the gift of a brand face-life. A new brand image has rejuvenated and focused our company’s values and vision. We wanted to honor our past and fuel our future. The result was a

Start-ups Aligning with Product Development - Stacie Depner - Director of Engineering

Med Tech Monday on January 23rd, 2017, featured Stacie Depner, Director of Engineering at Nectar Product Development. She empathized with start-ups and entrepreneurs, as she presented ways to align business needs with product development.