Peters, Tom

Peters, (Thomas J.) Tom

(1942–  ) author, lecturer, management consultant; born in Baltimore, Md. He was a McKinsey and Co. associate (1974–81) before founding the Tom Peters Group. His best-seller, In Search of Excellence (coauthored, 1982), dissected successful corporate practices and became a business bible. As a ubiquitous and popular author, lecturer, and newspaper columnist, he helped formulate competitive American management practices.
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COVENTRY: Charlie Beech, Phil Nilsen, Phil Boulton, Tom Jubb, George Oram, Latu Makaafi, Jack Ram, Adam Peters, Tom Kessell, Will Maisey, Max Trimble, Sam Tuitupou, Tony Fenner, Rob Knox, James Stokes.
"Valley of the Shadow" by Ralph Peters, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, New York, 2015.
The Under 13 team won 4-1 at Kirkheaton with a goal each from Jordan Peters, Tom Preston, Jake Wassell and Eliot Schofield.
The Wrexham team that competed in Spain, left to right: Daniel Lloyd, Chloe Wiliams, Sam Higgins, Lewis Jones, Jamie Lloyd, Mikey Peters, Tom Williams.