Ben is Founder & Managing Director of IoClothes, an industry platform providing resources and key insight to those fusing technology and textiles. Ben is also the host of the weekly podcast, The IoClothes Podcast on iTunes, Google Play and PublicRadio.com. Previously, Ben was a founding member of VF Corp's Global Innovation Center where he led footwear product research and testing initiatives for Timberland, Vans and The North Face innovation. He also led VF Corp's wearable tech exploratory group. Before that, Ben co-founded the "smart" infant monitoring start-up, Sensible Baby, which gained international recognition for its innovative approach to disrupting the juvenile products space. Prior to that, he was the Lead Footwear Project Engineer for the US Army and successfully led many fast-paced multi-million-dollar development efforts for the United States Department of Defense. Ben received a B.S. in Biomedical Physics from Northeastern University and M.S. in Biomechanics with high distinction from Boise State University.
Massachusetts , United States