John W. Brady is an accomplished executive leader with a strong track record of guiding North American divisions of multinational companies through the competitive consumer goods landscape. Mr. Brady has significant expertise in enhancing brand awareness, product innovation, operating efficiencies and optimizing team dynamics.
With decades of executive experience, Mr. Brady has held key leadership roles at a variety of consumer products companies including RECARO Child Safety, LLC, Fisher-Price, Inc., Casio, Inc., and the Fundimensions division of General Mills Inc. He also ran JWB&A LLC, Business Consulting, a consumer goods consulting firm. Mr. Brady has built a successful track record of launching, growing and turning around promising product lines in both the mass distribution and specialty leisure-time market spaces.
Mr. Brady’s primary focus has been working with entrepreneurs, private equity owners and boards of directors to drive company values by enhancing product, distribution, promotion, sourcing and process. He has been able to drive new and incremental growth by exploiting product and licensing opportunities and recognizing consumer trends at their outset.
Mr. Brady earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Wayne State University with co-majors in Journalism and Marketing, and performed post-graduate work in Marketing and Finance.