JB Babcock is director of engineering at Taylor Technologies (www.taylortechnologies.com) and is also an engineering consultant and an expert witness. He has over 30 years of experience in machine design, factory automation, and consumer product design. Prior to joining Taylor Technologies, Babcock was director of engineering at Sun Automation group, and before that ran his own engineering consulting firm for 14 years. JB earned a master’s of engineering management from George Washington University and B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University.