Shelley Takahashi is a designer and marketing manager with 20 years of experience in product design, marketing research, strategy and management. She has developed electronics, toys, furniture, sporting goods, soft-good and medical products. She has extensive product design and development experience working and traveling to Hong Kong and China.
Shelley’s design philosophy blends good design process, business strategy, common sense and creativity. She currently teaches Industrial Design at CSULB and served as chair for the LA chapter of the Industrial Designers Society of America from 2010 to 2013. Takahashi received her bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from CSULB and her master’s in business administration from Pepperdine University.