Tabata L. Gomez
TABATA GOMEZ is President, Hand Tools, Accessories & Storage Group, a $4B business unit within our Tools & Storage division. The group develops and commercializes products under a global portfolio of industry leading brands including DEWALT, STANLEY, CRAFTSMAN, IRWIN, LENOX and others.
As President, Tabata has responsibility for new product development and innovation strategies and roadmaps as well as engineering. She also oversees operations including more than 30 global manufacturing locations, HR and finance for the business unit. Leveraging her expertise in global marketing, brand leadership and licensed product management, Tabata leads accelerated growth across a variety of product lines including tapes, blades, automotive tools, and plastic and metal storage.
Tabata earned a bachelor’s degree in international relations at Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. She serves on the Board of Directors for the World Trade Center Institute.