Welcome To Infinity Product Group

Infinity Product Group (“IPG”) is a leading manufacturer, merchandiser and marketer of innovative consumer products.  IPG has over 15 years of experience designing, developing and sourcing high quality products for many of the world’s leading retailers and consumer product companies.  With a stable of proprietary and licensed brands, robust in-house product development, design and sourcing expertise, sophisticated product management, warehousing and logistics capabilities, and broad sales distribution, IPG is uniquely positioned to bring successful consumer products to market.

Meet our Team

Doug Keller
Doug KellerPresident
Doug founded IPG in 1997 and is responsible for managing all day-to-day operations of IPG. Doug has spent his entire 20 year career in the retail and consumer products industry. Doug began his career with Walmart Stores, Inc. as an Assistant Buyer and Merchandise Planner. In 1996, at the age of 25, Doug started his own consulting firm and quickly enlisted a number of Fortune 500 companies as clients, including Phillips Electronics, Schering-Plough, Linear Health Products, US Cotton, and Brown Wooten. Under his leadership, IPG has grown from a startup company in 1997 into a premier manufacturer, marketer and supplier of a variety of soft and hardline products across retail channels.

Doug has a BS from Missouri State University.
Derek Travis
Derek TravisChief Financial Officer
Derek joined IPG in 2012 and is responsible for day-to-day accounting and finance activities, including cash management, inventory management, and financial reporting. Prior to IPG, Derek practiced public accounting for 6 years, most recently with Beall Barclay & Company, PLC in Rogers, AR.

Derek has a BS from the University of Arkansas. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Great leaders are not defined by the absence of weakness, but rather by the presence of clear strengths.
—John Zenger

Our Valuable Leadership

Frank Lenkerd
Frank LenkerdSr. Director of Sales
Frank joined IPG in 2018 and heads up the company’s sales department, including all account management and new business development. Frank has 25 years of operations, supply chain, financial, and merchandising experience in the retail industry with well-known retailers Dillard’s, Kohls, and Walmart.

Frank received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas.
Craig Hanke
Craig HankeVP of Production/Logistics
Craig joined IPG in July of 2007 and is responsible for the production and distribution of IPG’s soft and hardline goods. Craig’s responsibilities include management and oversight of overseas suppliers as well as IPG’s domestic warehousing operations. Craig has an extensive background in the logistics and transportation industries, including holding various management positions at UPS and YRC prior to joining IPG.

Craig has a BA from Lindenwood University.
Gloria Castaneda
Gloria CastanedaVP of Product Design and Development
Gloria joined IPG in 2008 and is responsible for product design and development. In her role with IPG, Gloria works closely with IPG’s design team to research current trends in the retail marketplace, design and develop new products, and ensure products are produced to IPG’s high quality standards. Gloria has extensive experience in all phases of design and development across product categories.

Gloria has an AAS in Graphic Design from Northwest Arkansas Community College.

Our Incredible Team

Debbie Lee
Debbie LeeSales Support Manager
Debbie joined IPG in 2015 and as a Sales Support Manager. Debbie’s responsibilities include working with IPG Sales team and Walmart. Debbie has spent her entire career in the retail and consumer product industry. Debbie began her career with Walmart Stores, Inc. as a Buyers Assistant and Replenishment Manager. Debbie has extensive experience and background in the retail industries, including holding various management positions with other Suppliers.

Debbie has 20 years of experience with Walmart and other retailers.

Chris Merrit
Chris MerritSenior Programmer
Chris joined IPG in 2013 and is responsible for development of IPG’s internal software and data management systems.
Chris works closely with the production and warehouse teams to build software solutions for inventory management, customer order processing, and reporting.
Prior to IPG, Chris worked as a programmer and EDI coordinator with Outdoor Cap Company in Bentonville, AR.

Chris has a BA from Bethany Lutheran College and an MS in Software Engineering from the University of Minnesota.
Amy Underhill
Amy UnderhillManager of HR and Office Operations
Amy joined the IPG Team in 2018 after 7 years with Cheyenne Products where she served as Manager of HR and Office Operations. During her time at Cheyenne she was responsible for all HR Management work relating to hiring, managing and organizing employee interviews, recruitment, employee compensation and benefits for the company. In addition, she served as Office Manager, managing all day to day operations for the company. Amy also served on the CP Executive Board representing Human Resources and updating the board as it related to all personnel matters. In addition to her HR background, she also has experience working in Commercial Real Estate, specifically in Listing Agreements, Contracts, and Marketing information for commercial properties.

With over 20 years of combined Human Resource and Office Management Experience, in addition to her excellent planning and organization skills, Amy makes a great addition to the IPG Team.
Beth Goff
Beth GoffProduction Coordinator
Beth joined IPG in March of 2013 and is responsible for the daily tasks in the distribution of IPG merchandise. Beth’s responsibilities include the flow of goods from overseas ports to domestic warehouses as well as processing and shipping customer’s orders.

Prior to joining IPG Beth held various support roles in merchandising and replenishment at Walmart.
Ramona Watson
Ramona WatsonLicensing Director
Ramona joined the IPG team in 2001 after 5 years in Walmart Product Development. She was in charge of the IPG Product Development team and later moved into Licensing. In 2007, she left to join Outdoor Cap Company where she worked as Licensing Manager, Product Development Director and Marketing Director. In 2018, she rejoined the IPG team as Licensing Director, overseeing all aspects of IPG’s licensed business including contract negotiations, compliance, royalty reporting and social responsibility as well as aspects of Marketing development.

Ramona graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and a Minor in Interior Design.
Chuck Robertson
Chuck RobertsonLead - Design / Development
Chuck joined the IPG team in August of 2012 and is one of the members of the IPG Design Team. Chuck’s responsibilities vary from headwear design, mascotwear product design, production of sales material, trade show booth and in-store display design. Chuck began his career in the exhibit industry in 2000 with Eclipse Displays, desigining exhibits for trade shows. After that he moved to the printing industry with stints at A&B Reprographics and Postnet.

Chuck has 20 years in the design industry and is a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a B.A. in Design.
Maggie Alexander
Maggie AlexanderProduct Developer / Designer
Maggie joined IPG in May of 2012 after a brief stint at Crystal Bridges and is one of the members of the IPG Design Team. Maggie’s responsibilities include design of ladies and children’s accessories , is involved in development/production of these products, researches the latest trends and comp shops to ensure we are staying ahead of our competitors. Maggie’s passion in fashion and art shows through her 4 years with IPG.

Maggie is a graduate of Bethany College with a B.A. In Design and concentration in painting
Carmen Carcamo
Carmen CarcamoPhotographer Product / Developer / Designer
Carmen joined the IPG team in May of 2016 and is currently a JBU student, graduating in December of 2016 with a BA in Graphic Design. She also has an AAS in Graphic Design from Northwest Arkansas Community College where she found her true passion in photography. She has been taking photos since 2012 and fell instantly in love with photography. She has been published in several magazines and featured in Vogue, Photographer’s Forum, Freque, Beau Nu, and Dark Beauty Magazine. She is driven to learn every aspect of design in any form of art.

Awards & Recognitions

2014 DG PRIDE Award
Duck Commander License
Inc 5000 Badge