MARGOT SANDY, Director of Engineering
Margot Sandy is the key engineering and manufacturing liaison for IdeaPros. Previously, Margot was part of the Brookstone Lab as a Senior Mechanical Engineer after years of developing consumer products as a Product Development Engineer at Fisher-Price. In her roles at these companies she was responsible for developing consumer products in cross-functional teams (Marketing, Industrial Design, Packaging Engineers, Quality Engineers and Electrical Engineers) from product conception to production start. These variety of experiences and her educational background at Rochester Institute of Technology (MS / BS Engineering) have allowed Margot to excel in Product Development and fueled her passion for learning and product creation. She has developed over 200 consumer products from product conception to production start, and the products she’s developed have been featured in, among other places, Macy’s, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Babies R Us, Toys R Us, Walmart, Target, Kohl’s, Brookstone, Amazon, Best Buy and Sears. In addition to her work experiences, Margot is an author, has a passion for volunteering and enjoys competitive running, CrossFit, corny jokes and international travel. She recently has accepted the President’s Scholarship Award at Imperial College London and will work towards her PhD while continuing to make IdeaPros’ products come to life.