Jan O’Regan

Jan O’Regan

Director, Strategic Initiatives Global Supply Chain Marketing
Cotton Inc.

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.

PRESENTATION

Chinese Consumers and Hygiene Products: Shopping Behavior and Brand Decision Making

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 09:00

With 1.3 billion people and rising disposable incomes, China is a consumer market no company can ignore. How much do we know about how Chinese consumers of disposable hygiene products (including wipes) shop for these products? How do they make product and brand choices? Are there differences among demographic and geographic segments?