Mr. Tibbitts is an entrepreneur, engineer, inventor, and founder of ZEVA (zevaaero.com). He was the founder of Silicon Reality where he raised over $4 million in non-dilutive R&D contracts. Silicon Reality was sold to Evans & Sutherland. He also founded PICCO, a semiconductor design consultancy (sold to Broadcom) and FabLab LLC where he is managing director. He is an active angel investor with the Keiretsu Forum. He has held director level and management positions and has done consulting work for the world’s top semiconductor companies, has five US patents and three patents pending. Mr. Tibbitts is a private pilot, an electric vehicle enthusiast, and holds a BSEE from Washington State University.