A MESSAGE FROM GAIL KLAPPER
MEMBER/PRESIDENT 

We are very privileged to live in Colorado and members of the Colorado Forum care deeply about the future of our State.  The Colorado Forum was formed in 1978 with a diverse membership of business and civic leaders who work to achieve good public policy results for Colorado. The Forum has a long history of positive engagement on issues of importance to the State and because the Forum has no term limits, our consistency of purpose allows us to address issues for as long as it takes to make important change happen. More >

 


 

40th ANNIVERSARY VIDEO

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Thomas Pitstick

Chief Marketing Officer

Senior Vice President, Product Line Management

Gates Corporation

Tom Pitstick has served as Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President of Product Line Management since February 2017 and prior to that, as Gates' Senior Vice President of Innovation since joining the company in January 2016. He has responsibility for global marketing, company branding, corporate communications, global product line management, R&D for engine systems products and pricing. Prior to joining Gates, Mr. Pitstick served as Senior Vice President of Marketing - Electrical Sector with Eaton Corporation. Prior to Eaton's acquisition of Cooper Industries, he served as Vice President and General Manager of the Cooper Power Systems Energy Automation Solutions business unit and held various roles in Cooper's corporate and business development functions. Before Cooper, Mr. Pitstick held a number of commercial, product line management and business development roles with technology start-up companies.

Tom holds advanced business and engineering degrees from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree in engineering from Notre Dame University.