Rachel Brooks is an technology entrepreneur and expert in digital product experiences and manufacturing innovation. A self-described Maker of the Digital and Physical, Rachel is founder of the ecommerce software company Citizen Made, where she makes it possible for brands and makers to sell their custom products online. Her work with Citizen Made is cited as the potential catalyst for mass customization, bringing innovation to manufacturing & supply chain management.
Focused on making powerful technology accessible for those who make, Brooks is named by Women 2.0 as a “Founder to Watch”, an Root 100 honoree as one of 2013’s most influencial African-Americans, and a top technology innovator on the Dell Inspire 100 list, which recognizes thinkers, designers and risk takers in four categories: World Changers, Entrepreneurs, Creatives and Tastemakers. Her strategy work reaches notable brands such as Reebok, Target, Gatorade, Discover, Weight Watchers, and Got Milk?.