Mark Thompson, coauthor of the bestseller Success Built to Last,
entrepreneur who sold his last company for $100 million and
today coaches executives on how to lead growth companies. He is a
venture investor who Forbes noted for having the "Midas touch:'
Chief Customer Experience Officer at
Schwab, reporting directly to founder Charles Schwab, and is a former director of many firms, including Best Buy and Korn Ferry. He is a member of the board of the Leader to Leader Institute, founded by Peter Drucker, and a visiting scholar at Stanford University. He lives in Manhattan and Silicon Valley.
Brian Tracy is one of America's leading authorities on the development of human potential and personal effectiveness. In addition to being a remarkably successful entrepreneur, he is a dynamic and inspiring speaker, addressing thousands of people each year in companies such as IBM, Ford, Federal Express, Hewlett Packard, Pepsi, Northwestern Mutual, and hundreds of others worldwide. He is the author of numerous books, including the bestselling How the Best Leaders Lead and Eat That Frog, and the author/narrator of many popular audiocassette programs. He lives in Solana Beach, California.