About Profile

Scott Broughton

AKA Center Director
(814) 505-3786 scott.broughton@wku.edu

Biography

Scott Broughton is the Center Director for the Advantage Kentucky Alliance (AKA), a NIST-MEP affliliate working with companies to implement manufacturing "best practices".

With more than 25 years of experience specializing in product development for B2B and B2C, Scott has experience taking products/services "cradle-to-grave" working in the automotive, lighting, and environmental/safety product fields to name a few. Scott's experience includes working hand-in-hand with entrpeneurs through Fortune 100 Companies thoughout North America as they compete with Scott's help, in the global marketplace successfully. As an experienced designer, facilitator, trainer, and mentor, Scott is directly responsible for 1000's of new products, facilitating 100's of workshops generating millions of dollars in process improvements and growth activities in the past year alone.

Prior to working with Kentucky manufacturers through NIST-MEP, Scott has a long history as an award winning industrial designer. His work can be found in vehicles including the Ford F150, Focus, Lincoln Blackwood as well as Pontiac and GM vehicles. He's also created over 3 dozen environmental, safety and lighting products. Scott is a graduate of Wayne State University with a wide range of certifications and industrial design awards and currently resides in Georgetown Kentucky. For more information about the Advantage Kentucky Alliance, contact Scott at 814-505-3786, scott.broughton@wku.edu