(11-14-18) Celina and Tri-Star grad Tom Burden has been named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 in the Manufacturing and Industry category.

The Forbes list features twenty different categories with 30 names on each list for a total of 600 recipients.

Burden presently lives in the Columbus area and qualifies for the list at the age of 28.  Burden first hit the national scene after striking a deal recently with three Sharks, Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner and Richard Branson on ABC’s Shark tank. to sell his flexible, non-slip rubber mat he invented to hold tools in place with his company Grypmat.