Color, Material & Finish (CMF) 102

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Topic:  Color, Material & Finish (CMF) 102
When: Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Time:  12 pm – 1 pm Eastern
How to Join the webinar:  Zoom details will be sent upon registration.
Registration Fees:   FREE

Presented by CMG’s Vice President Marketing, Stephanie Dycha, and CMG’s Board Member, Emily Intrain

This webinar will provide an overview of Key CMF Processes and Technology and how a finish or appearance is  created.

About the Presenters

Stephanie Dycha has devoted herself to the world of color over the past 20 years.  Specializing in working with brand managers, utilizing innovative technology, and applying extensive trend knowledge she strives to push development and sustainably to a new level in the field of plastic products.     In the West Chicago design center, she and her team work with a diverse client base that spans numerous fields including packaging, consumer goods, automotive, construction, and much more.  The Avient ColorWorks network is made up of four centers specially designed to foster imagination and support creative exploration of new plastic product ideas while providing the technical resources needed to test the feasibility of original and unique product designs.  Stephanie is on the Executive Committee of the Color Marketing group as the Vice President of Marketing and is truly dedicated to driving innovation and trend focus forward into a new future.

Emily Intrain is the Senior CMF Lead for Bissell Homecare.  With degrees in both interior and industrial design, she has worked in a variety of industries.  She worked on the GM Test Track at Disney’s Epcot as well as numerous design teams within Ford, Toyota, and Nissan where she did color and pattern selection for automotive interiors.  Currently at Bissell Homecare, she leads a team that executes color, material, and finishes selection and graphics for all their consumer product portfolio.


Regardless of where you are in your career, knowledge is important. Sharing our members’ wealth of color knowledge is at the heart of CMG. CMG’s ColorSpeak™ series offers single-topic webinars on a multitude of color design subjects, delivered by CMG industry leaders. Gain a fresh perspective on color design, CMF design, and future trend hunting.   Visit the Events page for more ColorSpeak™  webinars.