FORA.tv Speaker - Brooks G. Tippett
Brooks Tippett is Vice President of Operations for Pantone. Mr. Tippett oversees all areas of manufacturing, product development, product planning, quality control, and logistics. He played a key role in the design and development of Pantone's new 175 colors, pioneered the SMART Color fashion and home system, and orchestrated Pantone's introduction of technically sound color standards.
Prior to working at Pantone, Mr. Tippett was Director of Sales and Marketing for Digital Printing Systems, Technical Manager for Excel Products, and Plant Chemist for Fieldcrest Cannon.
Mr. Tippett has a diverse background in many aspects of textile production with a special focus on color. He is an active member of AATCC and holds a B.S. degree in textile chemistry from Clemson University.