The Mastermind [consultative team] consists of two or more people who work in perfect harmony for the attainment of a definite purpose…it is the principle through which you may borrow and use the education, the experience, the influence…of other people, through which you can carry out your own plans.
-Napolean Hill, “Think and Grow Rich”
Mike Peck | President, Outside Source
Mike brings over 30 years of experience in marketing strategy, branding, positioning and message development to his role as a leader of Outside Source in Indianapolis, IN. Instrumental in the strategy and implementation of mobile applications and digital customer experiences, he is well versed in the intersection of brand development and technology execution. Mike has a passion for helping businesses use emerging and relevant technologies to build brand value.
José León | President / Founder, LK Marketing Services
As founder of LK Marketing, José brings over thirty years of leadership in sales and marketing. Léon’s diverse background and command of both marketing, sales and integrated employee engagement campaigns, make him an asset for LK Clients. As a former corporate director of Fortune 100 corporate executive, he knows first-hand, the importance of delivering actionable marketing tactics that directly contribute to the bottom line. LK Marketing is a full service agency, providing private corporations and government agencies with strategy, copywriting, as well as graphic design and digital marketing services that help clients engage audiences and deliver measurable results.
Jim Thompson | Founder & President, Concentric Global
A Management System expert specializing in advanced manufacturing process improvements, Jim has over 20 years of experience serving domestic and international organizations in their pursuit of excellence.
In 2003, Jim founded Concentric in order to advise customers in organizational improvement, process optimization and integrated (concentric) management techniques. Jim has decades of in Lean, ISO 9001, IATF 16949 + AIAG Core Tools, AS9100, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and other organizational excellence (OE) implementation projects. In 2008, Jim relocated the business to Charleston, SC due to demand in cost reduction efforts, particularly in the automotive & aerospace manufacturing sectors. Jim is an Exemplar Global accredited QMS Lead Auditor.
Riley Gibb | Director – Collaborations, Purdue Foundry
Riley bridges connections between Purdue Foundry (Purdue University tech start up) clients, mentors, alumni and more. Prior to his work with the Foundry, Riley directed the marketing department at Transitions Dental Company (now North American Dental Group), a dental service organization focused on business service and development within the dental and healthcare industries. He has a prior proven track record of success within top-tier companies, leading and executing significant business initiatives and delivering tangible results. His experience includes founding a marketing and small business consulting firm, promotion publishing and marketing, as well as leadership roles at Cengage Learning (previously Thompson Learning), TSJ Network in publishing and OKI-Bering (now ORS Nasco) in manufacturing.
Sam Yadav | CEO President, Quest Safety Products, Inc.
Quest’s mission is “Helping you protect your workers in any environment.” The Quest team strongly believes the employee is the most valuable asset of any organization. Sam and his team partner with customers to enable each worker goes home safely. With 30 years experience in sales, marketing, industrial distribution and customer service, Sam is focused on partnering with customers to solve problems and achieve business results. Through a high touch process of exploring and understanding the culture and its subsequent needs, his team provides optimized solutions. Quest successfully partners with many Fortune 500 companies.