TOM FARANDA, CEO & Global Entrepreneur
Tom Faranda is a global executive with much to say and a speaker with the style & substance to say it.
Few speakers know the global world as well as Tom Faranda. He has lived and worked around the world for over 25 years.
TOM’s clients include CEFCO China, General Electric, IBM Europe, INTEL, Thermo-King Japan, Ford Canada and Siemens Germany –on 5 continents ! He has clients in India, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, South Africa, the UK and many other areas of the world from Asia to the Americas.
Tom Faranda – Credentials:
- “Meetings & Conventions Magazine”says ‘one of the most exciting speakers in America’
- Candidate for the United States Senate
- President of The Hospital Corporation of Chicago
- National Accounts Sales Manager for Masonite Corporation
His books include “The Global Sales Professional”, “Uncommon Sense Leadership” and “The Faranda Maxims”. Tom has also published over one hundred business articles.
Tom Faranda’s businesses have included hotels in Costa Rica and America, a software firm, an ATM firm and a global consulting firm focused on global business growth and profit. His USA clients include top firms such as 3M, Fuller-P’Brien and IBM as well as naitonal and international associations. Tom has the credibility and experience audiences respect and demand in a keynote speaker. He has earned a BS, an MBA in International Business and a Doctorate( abd) .
In his personal life, Tom has climbed some of the tallest mountains in the world, raced 100 mile cycling events, competed in triathlons, duoathlons, 100 kilometer ski races and many additional race events. In addition, he donates his time as a board member for several music, theatre arts and non-profit organizations.
Testimonials from Satisfied Global Clients
“Your consulting in our medical and engineering divisions on five continents was outstanding.”
“You presented a great keynote. You will be our keynote speaker again next year !”
Creative Communications of India
“The senior executives of India will never forget your insights to grow their businesses.”
“Your ideas on the future of technology and making money in tech are fantastic.”
MPIF (Metal Powder Industries Federation)
“Your presentation on China was the highlight of an extraordinary meeting. The excellence of your talk set the stage. Comments were were euphoric- an amazing feat. Tom, you hit the mark and then some. You’ll be back!”
Working Women of South Africa
“Your ratings were outstanding as evidenced by the amazing standing ovation…thank you.”
“You gave our customers ‘pearls of wisdom’ they can use–you were a great hit!”
MPI (Meeting Planners International)
“It was a delight working with you–you were responsive, professional and very good.”
Audio Word South Africa
“You have helped us penetrate new global markets…thanks for going an extra mile.”
“Your great use of global examples, anecdotes and humor makes your presentation great!”
International Travel Managers / Business Travelers Asn
“You were outstanding at our joint conference in Edinburgh….come back for a third time!