“After 37 years of being a president and chief operating officer, turnaround expert, business consultant, leadership and profit speaker, trainer, author and columnist, I’ve learned that unleashing an employee’s talent is the secret to unleashing profits.” - Tom Wurtz
Former president & chief operating office of $70 million consulting firm with 600 employees (1978 – 2008).
The 11th person hired in 1978 and worked my way from an account executive to President/Chief Operating Officer.
We built 15 diverse divisions from $500,000 to $70 million. Entire infrastructure, technology, processes and measurements were developed internally.
Responsible for generating profits in the 25-50% range.
Responsible for turning around unprofitable acquisitions. For example, redesigned a division that was spending $1.32 for every dollar in revenue to $0.72.
Created the Eagle Leadership Program to develop the next generation of leaders.
National Keynote Speaker on leadership skills & profit strategies.
Author of three books:
- The Eagle Within – Success Principles from a Simple American
- The Score’s Wrong – The Lunatic Rantings of a Volleyball Dad
- Corporate Common Sense – Revolutionary Business Lessons Inspired by Thomas Paine
For six years, published weekly Eagle e-Lessons to subscribers.
Published 977 business & political articles. Columnist in weekly newspapers.
Personal library consisting of 685 business & political books.
In 2012, ran for U.S. Congress in Kentucky’s 4th District – Republican.
If you would like to meet and discuss how Tom Wurtz Consulting’s leadership and profit workshops and consulting services will benefit your top and bottom-line, please contact me at 513.236.5001 or firstname.lastname@example.org.