Meet Dr. Langer-Anderson. Every day, Dr. Delony Langer-Anderson combines her imagination, insight and scientific expertise to transform ideas into products that make lives better. As Technical Manager in the 3M Stationery and Office Supplies Division, Dr. Langer-Anderson leads a team of new product developers who imagine new ways to work, create and collaborate in homes and offices around the world. Delony started at 3M in 2000 within the Corporate Research Analytical Laboratory as a senior research chemist. From 2006-2018 Del worked as a new product platform development expert, focused on finding, developing and commercializing innovative and differentiated product solutions for the global consumer business market. In 2010, she was elected to head the 3M Tech Forum, 3M’s global network of technical employees. For her work, Delony earned a 3M Corporate Level Circle of Technical Experience & Innovation Award, which is given to employees who have been nominated by their peers for outstanding technical accomplishments and leadership at 3M. She has 2 issued and multiple pending patents.
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Meet Dr. Langer-Anderson. Every day, Dr. Delony Langer-Anderson combines her imagination, insight and scientific expertise to transform ideas into products that make lives better. As a senior product development specialist in the 3M Consumer Health Care Division, Dr. Langer-Anderson solves real-world health care challenges and works to develop products that help people in pain feel better.
Margaux Mitera. Collaboration is key to taking ideas further, and having the right tools can make all the difference. That’s certainly what Margaux Mitera believes. As senior product development engineer in 3M’s Stationery and Office Supplies Division, her work focuses on developing new-to-the-world Post-it® Note products designed to help consumers turn their thoughts into actions and ideas into reality.
Meet John Henderson. As a senior product development engineer in 3M’s Automotive Aftermarket Division (AAD), he works to enhance the collision repair process through the development of paint-related products like cups and spray guns. He creates products that reduce the time workers spend cleaning equipment with solvent and the amount of materials wasted per repair, as well as those that help body shops to deliver a shiny, like-new vehicle back to the customer as quickly as possible.