Helping Companies go from Idea to Reality

Driving entrepreneurial product innovation within big businesses.

 

 

 

ADRIAN CHERNOFF

Cars at General Motors. Apps at Broadridge. Printers at Kodak. Robots at NASA. Rides at Disney.

Adrian Chernoff helps companies create and deliver new products.  Leading product development programs and business teams from idea to launch.

AWARDS RECEIVED

PATENTS AWARDED

Profile

Adrian Chernoff creates value for companies by:

(1) Creating Ideas. Leading cross-functional teams in the creation and formation of viable go-to-market ideas. Envisioning ideas into concepts with customer research, strategy, ideation, design development, cost analysis, prototyping, consumer testing and selling in ideas.

(2) Making Ideas Real. Leading cross-organizational programs in all phases of development. Transforming concepts into real production products with product design, engineering, finance, testing, branding, marketing, launch and sales.

Delivering Market-First Products

Creating Significant Competitive Advantages

Making Something New from the Ground-Up

Leading Many Disciplines Simultaneously

Experience Snapshot

Broadridge Financial

Delivering digital applications that help consumers receive financial communications.

General Motors

Pioneering a revolutionary vehicle platform to improve the driving experience.

Disney

Engineering vehicle systems to provide entertaining theme park ride experiences.

Ideation Genesis

Helping companies create ideas and develop new consumer products.

NASA

Creating medical robots to perform doctor assisted remote-control surgery in space.

Kodak

Launching new consumer products with market-first digital technologies.

 Skillsets

CRAFTING IDEAS

creating products in any industry

THE VISIONARY

Insightful skill in ancitipating new opportunities for revenue creation. Generate ideas, solve problems, utilize design and apply creative thinking while being vested in consumer needs and marketplace dynamics.

THE SCOUT

Strategic skill in spotting patterns and synthesize information to discover and derive insights. Bridging markets to extract learnings and translate opportunities. Possessing strong communication and presentation skills.

THE ANALYST

Analytical skill at applying business rigor to the creation of new ideas, products and businesses. Financially grounded in compiling analysis and devising scenarios. Providing strategy, guidance, insight and reasoning based on learnings.

MARKET EXECUTION

leading multi-disciplinary programs to completion

THE LEADER

Adaptive leadership skill focused on delivery and results. Successful at leading programs, guiding teams and nurturing individuals. Being the product champion, removing road blocks and maintaining ongoing communication with all levels and engagements.

THE DEVELOPER

Development skills in managing programs and teams throughout the development process. Highly effective at maintaining customer focus, managing teams and suppliers, optimizing costs and making trade-offs.

THE MARKETER

Marketing skills at defining, developing and positioning products and services for the marketplace inclusive of branding, launch, collateral, social media, retailer partnerships, online presence and consumer experience.

Recommendation Highlights

Adrian knows how to navigate large and complex organizations to get things done.

Lisa Burgett

Senior Manager, Amazon

Adrian is a brilliant designer.

Gianfranco Zaccai

Chairman and Chief Design Officer, Continuum Innovation

Adrian has a peculiarly adept sense of the possible intersection of what people need and want.

Christopher Green

CTO, General Motors

Adrian’s ability is at the core of creating technology innovation that’s intertwined with corporate and consumer wins.

Mark T. Hogan

Board of Directors, Toyota

Adrian possesses a level of inventiveness that is off the charts.

Ralph King

Staff Reporter, Business 2.0 and The Wall Street Journal

Adrian is an extraordinary engineer with true insight and vision.

Rick Salpeter

Principal and Owner, Tecknowledgey Inc.

BIO

Inventor, Technologist, Marketer, Maker, Leader

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ANALOG TO DIGITAL

The Electrification of the Automobile

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89 PATENTS

A complete inventory of Adrian Patents

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THE PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

Highlights and descriptions of projects and programs.

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WORK EXPERIENCE

20+ years Leading New Product Development

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RECOMMENDATIONS

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