Roger Brown lives in North Augusta, South Carolina with his wife and two children. He started out writing jokes for a local morning radio show while in high school. This led to writing gags for nationally syndicated comic strips, magazine Cartoonists and Cracked magazine as a regular for 10 years. Which led him to writing for Marvel comics, D.C. Comics, Disney comics and a long list of other national publications.
Roger attended USC Aiken and USC, but received no degree due to changing majors. He was a Biology/Pre-Med, Broadcast Journalism major. During this time period he was hired by DuPont at the Savannah River Site as a Reactor Operator producing weapons grade plutonium, uranium and tritium.
He is credited with saving the company millions of dollars through inventions, modifications to existing equipment and safety related issues.
Over a 20 year employment at SRS Roger received numerous awards for his inventions and creative thinking. One of Roger’s most notable awards was the Doe National Pollution Prevention award for his invention the “Super Sleever” A portable sleeving device that saved 4 million dollars a year in waste reduction for the Savannah River Site and is used throughout the DOE complex nationally.
Realizing his potential for creating marketable inventions Roger turned to the private sector.
Today, Roger has inventions licensed in the toy, tool, kitchen, eyewear, and nuclear industries. He has gotten all his products licensed and on the market spending less than $100 on each and some for as little as $8. They are Knockout Hockey, Power Pitch Horseshoes, Quick Clip, Pizza Scissors, Super Sleever, Ball Valve Extractor tool and most recently the Pebble Peeler. He always has products in the mix with companies and always looking for the next opportunity.
Roger has been a coach and mentor to numerous Inventors interested in learning how to get their inventions licensed and to market with very little investment. His methods have attracted the attention of T.V. news, national news radio shows, Inventor magazines, and Blogs wanting interviews about his untraditional success.
Roger has been a guest speaker at colleges wanting to inspire their students about innovation and how to acquire licensing agreements. He is a respected contributor on a number of Inventor forums and has spoken to Inventor groups around the country. With his no nonsense approach Roger has made himself the person to contact for anyone wanting to succeed with their ideas/product.
Roger has written a book titled “Common Sense Inventing” about his methods and experiences in the inventing world. It is available through this website. You can contact Roger via this website at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to ask questions or have comments.