James M. Kouzes
Jim served as president, then CEO and chairman of the Tom Peters Company from 1988 until 2000. The International Management Council (IMC) honored Jim as the 2001 co-recipient of the prestigious Wilbur M. McFeely Award for his outstanding contributions tomanagement and leadership education. Past McFeely Award recipients include: Peter Drucker, Lee Iacocca, Tom Peters, Ken Blanchard, Norman Vincent Peale, Francis Hesselbein and Stephen Covey.
Jim is the co-author of two bestselling books The Leadership Challenge and Credibility and is the author of the powerful Nightingale-Conant program Achieving Credibility: The Key to Effective Leadership.