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Business & Economy

Masters of Innovation: The Nottingham Spirk Story

Friday, January 15, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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"Everything great has had mistakes. It's part of the creative process." – John Nottingham

Cleveland-based business innovation firm Nottingham Spirk has nearly 1,000 patents that they have assigned to their clients/partners, all part of some of the most ubiquitous products in American life--the Crest Spin Brush, the Dirt Devil vacuum, the Swiffer SweeperVac, and the Troy-Bilt FLEX. And they've been doing all of that design in their Cleveland headquarters.

Join us to kick off the 2016 Business Leaders Series with a cross-generational conversation about innovation with "the most successful inventors you've never heard of," Nottingham Spirk co-founder John Nottingham and his son, designer Bill Nottingham.

This conversation will be moderated by WCPN Morning Edition host/producer Rick Jackson.

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