Tom Koulopoulos is Chairman and founder of Delphi Group, a 30-year-old Boston-based think tank named one of the fastest growing private companies by Inc. Magazine, and the founding partner of Acrovantage Ventures, which invests in early-stage technology startups. He is also the author of 13 books, an inventor with several patents, an Inc.com columnist, the past Executive Director of the Babson College Center for Business Innovation, the past director of the Dell Innovation Lab, and a professor at Boston University.
His insights have received wide praise from luminaries such as the late Peter Drucker, the father of modern management; Dee Hock, founder of Visa International; and Tom Peters, who called his writing, “a brilliant vision of where we must take our enterprises to survive and thrive.” His Inc. column is read by over one million people yearly.
Mr. Koulopoulos’ thirteen books include his most recent, Reimagining Healthcare, The Bottomless Cloud, Revealing the Invisible, The Gen Z Effect, and Cloud Surfing. His upcoming book, Gigatrends, looks at the seven tech trends that are shaping the future of how we live, work, and play.
Tom’s keynotes blend humor, insight, and a cutting-edge view of the future in a way that’s customized to each audience. According to Tom’s mentor, Peter Drucker, Tom’s writing “makes you question not only the way you run your business but the way you run yourself.”
If you ever have an opportunity to work with Tom, jump at it! You won’t be disappointed. – Lehrhoff Productions, NFPAIt was nothing short of incredible and masterful. To a person, we felt he was spectacular. – NuPath, Inc.Phenomenal–energetic, engaging, and provocative. Normally at these events I hear some sort of motivational speaker—they all start to sound the same. But Tom made me think! – NatixisTom set a high standard for others to aspire to when speaking. – HackerOneYour presentation was fabulous and thought-provoking — Rita Morrison, Fannie MaeThoroughly enjoyed your speech and on stage energy, it was exactly what our program needed! — Stream Realty PartnersTom was fantastic onstage and a complete professional to work with. Participants ranked him as one of their favorite speakers of the entire event. – Cybereason
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