Tom Peters is a leading business mind and founder of the Tom Peters Company. He continues to be in constant demand for lectures and seminars. In 2017 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Thinkers50 and the Jack Covert Award for Contribution to the Business Book Industry from 800-CEO-READ. Peters is the bestselling author of sixteen books, including In Search of Excellence
(with Robert H. Waterman, Jr.), which is often cited as among the best business books ever written. He lives in Massachusetts.