As important as creating safe products, creating a team of individuals that believe and support Thinkbaby's mission is equally important.
We have been approached over the years by various individuals and groups that wanted to invest in our company. Many of these groups were overly focused on the "dollar" and not doing the right thing. We have also encountered a number of instances where companies wanted to partner with us. We have chosen to partner with groups or individuals who share our interest in safe guarding the world from toxic chemicals and make the world a better, more enjoyable place for all.
For over 15 years assisting companies from product development to sales, Kevin Brodwick created thinksport and thinkbaby to address the growing concern and need for safer products. After working with a laboratory funded by the National Institute of Health (specifically focused on testing products for estrogenic activity - largest type of endocrine disruptor), Mr. Brodwick became aware of extent to which harmful chemicals were present in...more
Chief Business Development Thinker
Trey is involved in all aspects of thinksport’s business including the development of new products, execution of the sales and marketing strategy, and management of key accounts. He brings over fifteen years of sales, business development, and product management experience to thinksport. Throughout his career, Trey has played a vital role in the success of several high-growth companies including Dell Computer, pcOrder (a pioneer in e-commerce...more
Director of Business Development
Rebecca joined thinkbaby™ shortly after its inception. It was an obvious move with her background and personal interests. Over the past decade, Rebecca has assisted in clinical research and community outreach projects related to environmental exposures. While working at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Environmental Toxicology, she worked on several studies including some with the late Dr....more
Business Development Thinker - International
Business Development Thinker - International
Ann graduated from Master of Technology Commercialization from UT Austin in May 2015 and recently joined Thinkbaby as International Sales Manager. Prior to Thinkbaby, Ann was a product manager for over 5 years in Taiwan, specifically in baby product industry. She enjoyed developing new baby products, working with different departments and partner firms to identify market needs and forming...more
Controller & Finance Thinker
Emily graduated from TCU in 2004 with a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance and obtained her CPA license in 2011. She has worked in a variety of accounting roles for companies such as Ernst & Young, Whole Foods Market and most recently, YETI Coolers. Emily’s experience, combined with her passion for fitness, sustainable products, and creating a safe environment for her new baby, make her a great fit for the Think teammore
Manager of Photo Journalism, Editing and Connectivity
Marilyn has assisted thinkbaby and thinksport since its inception in various capacities, including product photography, editing, and trade shows. This has been a perfect match for her in that she has a had a long standing interest in health and the environment.
She attended UC Berkeley and UCLA and received a B.A. in Psychology. She then completed her M.S. in Preventive Medicine and Community Health at the University of Texas Medical...more
Melissa graduated from DePaul University in 2013 with her B.A. in Public Relations & Advertising. Since then, she has worked as a Marketing Coordinator in Chicago for three years. In 2016 she left the windy city and headed south for Austin. Melissa's passion for the environment, living an active lifestyle, and finding safe to use products drew her to the Think team.more
Think Advisory Team (Dermatology)
Jennifer Gordon, MD received her specialty dermatologic training from the University of Texas Southwestern in Austin, where she served as chief resident. Prior to residency, she completed her internship at UTSW Austin as well as a Clinical Trials Research Fellowship in the Department of...more
Think Advisory Team (Quality and Standards)
Joe Dickson is a 20-year veteran of the natural and organic products industry and a leading advocate for organic agriculture and integrity in food labeling. He is currently Co-Founder and Head of Quality Standards and Policy at Merryfield, Inc., a new company developing a tool that will make it...more
Think Advisory Team (Finance)
Jason Spievak is the Chief Commercial Officer and director of Apeel Sciences. Apeel creates edible products from natural plant extracts that allow growers to reduce reliance on pesticides, increase produce quality, and double the shelf life of fresh produce. Apeel is backed by leading venture...more
Think Advisory Team ( Design)
Jeff is Vice President of Design at frog. Based in Austin, Jeff oversees the creative team in the United States, which includes studios in New York, Boston, Austin, San Francisco, and Seattle. Jeff also plays a global role on the Executive Leadership Team.
Jeff joined frog in 1999 and has...more
Think Advisory Team (Medicine)
Dr. Peterson also finished his residency at the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1994. He has been in private practice in Austin since that time, and is Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgeons. Dr. Peterson is the Chief of Staff at Brackenridge Hospital and is deeply...more