Tom Bouwer

Certified EOS® Implementer

Being a lifelong entrepreneur, Tom has seen his share of business frustrations and inefficiencies. Having read Traction by Gino Wickman, he realized that he had found a simple set of tools to resolve all of the issues that a leader may face – the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS).  Tom now focuses his time on teaching these same tools to entrepreneurs and their Leadership Teams in order to help them get control of their organizations and lead more well-balanced lives.  EOS is Real, Simple, and gets Results.

Tom currently resides in Atlanta, GA and travels across the US helping organizations gain Traction through EOS.  He is also a highly rated speaker delivering Keynotes and interactive workshops to CEO peer groups and industry organizations.

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Tom Bouwer has presented to hundreds of audiences, both domestic and international, over the last ten years. His high-energy, high-engagement style keeps people fully absorbed until the last minute. He facilitates a tight session, with ample time for Q&A. Attendees leave with real-world, practical tools they can immediately implement to achieve better leadership team alignment driving improved results and higher employee engagement to positively impact company culture.

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Testimonials from Tom Bouwer’s keynotes, workshops and clients:

“Tom has really helped take our business to another level. His EOS expertise has helped bring focus and traction to our Executive meetings.”

“My first impression was this was going to be just another flavor of the month. As it turns out, that is not the case at all. It's a disciplined approach to managing your business that helps you stay focused on the goals you set, and achieve the desired end-result."

“Tom has helped our organization grow and gain traction within the EOS model. He has pushed our leadership team further than we had ever imagined!"

“Excellent presentation. Clear/concise information explained simply. Will implement many strategies.”

“Awesome! I took more notes for this guy than anyone else in 2+ years in Vistage. A++”

“Spectacular! Blew me and my team away… If I don’t retain his services, I lose!”

“Tom was a dynamic presenter who obviously knows business and how to create ‘ownership’ within a company. Tom provided multiple examples of practical applications that will make me better as an ‘owner’ at my responsibilities and tasks. Excellent presentation!”

“Tom was excellent. He delivered the material clearly and with good examples to help explain the concepts. I have read the book; however, Tom’s presentation covered many points that I missed when reading.”

“…engaging, with personal experience at business ownership and our efforts to drive productivity and performance. The information presented was tangible, practical and helpful to CEO’s like me. Great presentation at a helpful junction for everyone in our group.”

“This was one of the best Vistage meetings that I have attended, and judging by the comments from others in our group, they felt the same way. I’m excited to put his strategies into use.”

“Tom was wonderful. I really enjoyed his intuitive listening, and he is very good at the implementation of these concepts. Content was excellent.”

“Tom was not only a great speaker but the content was incredibly valuable. He was articulate and helpful. He even took a call from me a few days ago to answer some preliminary questions I had.”

“Tom’s presentation was excellent and his presentation style is very engaging.”

“He outlined the implementation process quite well and gave useful examples. Just great. One of the best sessions of the day.”

“One of the best presentations and topics I have heard in Vistage. Very well done.”