Founder and Chairman of the BOSS companies in St. Clair Shores. Tibbitts is an entrepreneur with companies in several fields, including telecom, software, Web technologies, security, and defense. He also has private equity investments in several incubation-stage companies. The BOSS companies include b.o.s.s., a telecommunications company; BOSSdev Inc., a creative and software development company; SnapXT Inc., a database integrator; DefenderTech International Solutions Inc., which has created a system for threat detection; and ETS Development Inc., a public safety management software. In addition, Tibbitts has investments in other companies. He is a member of the Young Presidents Organization and TEC Detroit and recently was named a 40 under 40 by Crainís Detroit Business. Tibbitts received his bachelorís degree in human biology from Stanford University.