Jan O’Regan – Cotton Incorporated Bio
Jan O’Regan is Director, Strategic Initiatives for Cotton Incorporated. In this capacity she works to uncover new opportunities for cotton to bring value in to the nonwovens supply chain. The work includes leading efforts in strategic planning, technical and marketing research, analysis and marketing with companies and industry professionals around the world.
Jan’s professional experience is strong in nonwovens. She has spent over three decades in this industry in a variety of assignments including market development, research, marketing, strategic planning and business unit management. Her market responsibilities spanned consumer and industrial on regional, national and global scales. Over the past nine years, Jan has had the opportunity to apply her broad experience to new markets for cotton and learn about natural fibers.
She earned a BS in Textiles and Business from Penn State and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business. She has also attended several executive education programs at Northwestern University.