Friends, Consultants, Memberships, and AffiliationsFriends, memberships, consultants, and affiliations

Nogginsland, Inc. began a small retail business in May of 2017. Nogginsland, Inc. is proud of our firm’s friends, consultants professional memberships, affiliations, and participation. For more information about how to become one of the Nogginsland Friends, please contact us.

A very special thank you to Pete Underhill, Illustrator, and the creative mind behind all Noggin and Nogginsland artwork. Pete has been an integral part in the development of this product and the associated accessories. He is an amazing artist, a creative genius, and a dear friend. Thank you Pete for all you’ve done. It is most appreciated. 

Please explore Pete’s work at: or

Thank you to Laurette Olson, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA. Laurie is an Occupational Therapist who has given continued support, insight, guidance, and direction to this product and program. Her assistance and participation has been instrumental in the progression of Nogginsland. Thank you Laurie.

Thank you to Cheryl Colangelo, an Occupational Therapist, and consultant for Noggins. She has given, and continues to offer invaluable insight into the development of this product. Cheryl is an integral part of this team, and her input and participation is truly appreciated. Thank you Cheryl.

Thank you to Susan G. Parker Esq. Susan is the Business Attorney for Nogginsland, and has made this project a reality by solidifying corporate status, and navigating all necessary hurdles to ensure business operations run flawlessly. She is continually involved in the growth of Nogginsland. Thank you Susan.

Please find Susan at:

Thank you to Brian J. Parker, CPA. Brian is the Accountant and Financial Advisor for Nogginsland, Inc. He is a valued asset, and continues to smoothly navigate the complexities of all tax related and financial areas to ensure that Nogginsland is both compliant and fiscally responsible. Thank you Brian.

Please find Brian at:

Thank you to Daniel Baumann, one of our friends at AM Testing. Daniel is a 3rd Party Product Tester, involved in the review and evaluation of Noggins to ensure that they are safe for children. He has given wonderful recommendations and continues to be a valuable consultant on this project. Thank you Daniel.

Please find Daniel at:

Thank you to Mary Beljan. Mary is the Territory Manager at Kent Manufacturing Company. She has played a tremendous role in the development of Noggins, helping to bring this product from concept to reality, offering creativity, patience, professionalism, and unmatched customer service. Thank you Mary.

Please find Mary at:

Thank you to Jeff Smithwick, one of our friends at Pageworks. He has been a large part of the design and printing of all Noggins and Nogginsland accessories. Jeff continues to offer valued creative layout and design options, constantly improving these products. Thank you Jeff.

Please find Jeff at:

Thank you to Stephen B. Ackerman, one of our friends at Saile Ackerman LLC. He has worked tirelessly to protect the intellectual property of Nogginsland. Steve continues to take a proactive and collaborative role in the complex arena of copyrights, trademarks, and patents. His work is greatly valued. Thank you Steve.

Please find Steve at:

Thank you to Ken Gold. Ken is an App Developer and Website Designer. He is the graphic design and creative mind of the Nogginsland website. Ken continues to contribute valued ideas and support toward furthering the website, and manages all technology related areas. His talent is amazing, and his assistance is truly appreciated. Thank you Ken.

Please find Ken at:

Thank you to Marshall Mazagwu. Marshall is a Graphic Designer who has been a remarkable asset to Nogginsland, creating beautiful advertisements, videos, and a variety of visual media. His creativity and attention to detail is unparalleled. His work is exceptional. Thank you Marshall.

Please find Marshall at:

Nogginsland, Inc. is a member of:

The Professional Association of Childhood Educators, Inc. (PACE)PACE is a non-profit, California state-wide organization established to advance the profession of childhood education. As PACE members we make a significant difference for educators, families, and children, ultimately affecting our future.

The American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA)ASTRA is a non-profit association that provides education, networking, product sourcing and discounts, and consumer public relations to grow the specialty toy industry.

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