One of Silicon Valley’s most renowned business advisors and coaches, Tom Eddington, works with some of the nation’s most influential CEOs and non-profit leaders, advising them on everything from global mergers and organizational change to conscious leadership and work/life integration
Tom Eddington understands the pressures business leaders face. Having spent the last three decades as Executive Coach, Business Advisor, CEO, consultant, educator, entrepreneur and Strategic Advisor, he has dedicated his life to studying and teaching Board, leadership and organization effectiveness – focusing on how they grow, achieve and sustain effectiveness while remaining stewards for their stakeholders.
He has lived, worked and studied on six continents, working with leaders across all industry sectors and organization stages of development. Born out of a personal crisis that nearly killed him two decades ago, Tom’s work as an Executive Coach, Business Advisor, mentor and student focuses on conscious leadership. His motto: Take care of matters within yourself to make the most possible impact in the outside world.
As a pragmatic optimist driven by intellectual curiosity, Tom has sought out opportunities to work and teach in the private, public, academic and non-profit sectors working with industry leaders and most-admired organizations including HP, W.L. Gore, MBNA Corporation, Royal Dutch/Shell and Taproot Foundation. He assists organizations in fostering leadership on all levels.
He holds B.A. degrees in Business and Psychology and an M.S. degree in Organization Dynamics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Tom has applied his principles of conscious leadership in his work with Board members and senior executives at hundreds of organizations as well as having founding several companies. In addition, he has been an adjunct professor and lecturer at the graduate level at various academic institutions including City University (London) M.B.A. program, University of California San Francisco M.B.A., Sonoma State Organization Development M.A., Meridian University, John F. Kennedy University, and the University of Arkansas M.B.A. Program.
He is committed to shaping the business world based on values of self-awareness, accountability and effective communication.