Founder and CEO
Born and raised in South Dakota, Tom Patterson studied at Arizona State University and worked as a medical device salesperson. Patterson founded Tommy John with his wife, Erin Fujimoto, in 2008. Together they developed an innovative collection of underwear and apparel that eliminates unnecessary discomfort and adjustment. Today, Tommy John is recognized as a comfort-focused lifestyle brand, ever expanding and leading the way in fabric, fit, and functionality.