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Warren Tuttle, UIA President on Open Innovation, Housewares, Power Tools, more.
September 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Inventors Association of New England proudly presents Warren Tuttle, President of the United Inventors Association of America, our bi-annual speaker on open innovation, housewares, power tools, and more.
Warren serves as the President of the United Inventors Association Board of Directors, a position he has held since 2009. The UIA is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit that helps inventors with education, advocacy and marketplace access. He also is a member of the national non-profit Pro Bono Patent Commission.
Professionally, Warren oversees the Open Innovation product programs for three industry leading companies: Lifetime Brands in Housewares and Table Top (Farberware, Kitchen Aid and 30 others), Techtronics Industries Power Tool Group in Power Tools and Hardware (Ryobi, Ridgid, Hart and others) and Merchant Media in Direct Response Television (Smart Spin, True Touch and many others).
Warren personally interacts via email or phone with over 5,000 inventors a year and has initiated over 100 new product licensing agreements which have collectively generated a billion $ in retail sales. Warren recently signed a book deal with world leading publisher Harper Collins for the 2020 release of Inventor Confidential, The Insider’s Game to Achieving Licensing Success.
He lives with his wife Lynn in Southern Connecticut, has three wonderful daughters, all educated and working in the New York City area. He enjoys skiing, motorcycling, golf and travel. Please visit his website for more information: www.tuttleinnovation.com.
Monday, September 9, 2019
Rm 4-231,Building 4, MIT
show up as early as 6:30 and/or stay after the meeting for networking and to get your specific inventing questions answered.