Innovation Coach Launches Innovation Resources Professionals on LinkedIn

Coral Springs, FL – April 21, 2010 – Innovation Coach has launched “Innovation Resources Professionals” Network on LinkedIn to deal with the increased demand for temporary project-by-project expert support. Innovation Resources Professionals (IRP) is an efficient use of corporate resources, utilizing an independent network of freelance professionals that are for-hire to support innovation efforts for any size company.

Companies can hire Innovation Resources Professionals for consultation on an array of services from idea generation, R&D, new product development, engineering to marketing and reward system design.  IRP works on your company’s project assignments as needed – confidentially and on a non-compete basis.

Robert Brands, Principal at Innovation Coach, sees the Innovation Resources Professionals network as a flexible tool designed for companies to use on a project-by-project basis. Providing “innovation coaching for results”, IRP supports companies on creating a work environment of sustained innovation.

The cost for coaching services will be determined by the daily, weekly or monthly rate of the expert professionals. For more information and to join the IRP network on LinkedIn, click here


Brands & Company, LLC is a management-consulting firm. The firm, founded and headed up by Robert F. Brands, focuses on creating and sustaining innovation in business. Operating as “Innovation Coach” Brands is promoting a “Sustained Innovation Commitment” to deliver profitable growth, through which is committed to helping leaders create and sustain “NEW” in business.

Brands has over 25 years of hands-on experience in creating innovation. Having worked in new product development and marketing at Philips Lighting, Sylvania and the Kohler Company. Most recently, he served as Managing Director of the Personal Care Division of Rexam Plastics. Prior to Rexam and since 1998, Brands built (Rexam) Airspray N.V., now a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of innovative non-aerosol foam technology like instant foaming hand soap.