Tucson Means Business Episode 1 Guests:
Executive Coach and Business Consultant
Mitch has worked as an Executive Coach, Business Consultant, Keynote Speaker and Facilitator for the past twenty years; doing so in a full-time practice since 2016.
He leverages the award-winning successes of turning-around and substantially growing four diverse Private-Equity portfolio businesses as CEO (in New York, Texas, and Arizona) over fifteen years; and previously for seventeen years as a Senior Executive in strategy, business development, operations, finance, mergers and acquisitions, consulting, and finance at several of the world’s largest global companies – including Kraft, Newell-Rubbermaid, Novartis, and KPMG.
He has conducted business in over three dozen countries.
He is and has been, an active Board Member of numerous public, private, and not-for-profit organizations – including the Tucson Metro Chamber.
He also teaches the Strategic Leadership course at the University of Arizona.
A partial list of recent awards includes:
In 2016 winning the “Innovation in the Workplace” Award from the Society of Human Resource Management.
Finalist for the Copper Cactus “Business Leader of the Year” Award in 2016 and 2015.
In 2014 winning the Copper Cactus Award for the “Best Place to work in Southern Arizona”.
Stewart Title & Trust of Tucson
CIO, VP of Commercial
Development and Special Operations.
Bob provides today’s and yesterdays information about our industry here in Pima County along with other counties in Southern Arizona. His position is to be informed to answer your questions about our area. He has all the information you need at his fingertips. He will also share with you where to find the information to help you with your endeavor. He provides this service for his clients, potential clients, and his own employees as well.
His position VP of Social Media/Marketing Education Liaisons was created to provide you with the quality service and peace of mind, you deserve in the hassle-free, safe and secure escrow and title experience. The position does not stop after the closing of escrow but to maintain communication and excellent service for your future business endeavor.
Bob’s position has been amazing for him. He has not been happier in his life doing what he loves and that is reaching out and helping everyone he can be successful in life.
Williams and Associates
Family owned since 1977 and celebrating their 41st anniversary this year.
Williams & Associates was founded in 1977, by Bert Williams, working in a small home office (the kitchen table) and has grown to include 3 locations: Tucson, AZ, Tempe, AZ and Lahaina, HI.
Williams and Associates is a multi-award winning Promotional Products company.
They have won the industry’s top award, the Gold Pyramid, three times.
Especially noteworthy is that last year they were named “National Family Business of the Year” by the
22,000-member Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI). Despite these rare accolades, owners Bert and Anne
Williams are most especially proud that their average salesperson has been with them for 29 years.
On a local level, Bert recently was named the Tucson Metro Chamber of Commerce “2018 Legacy Member.”
With offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Hawaii, they serve more than 3,000 national and international clients and are ranked in the top 1 percent in sales in the U.S.
“Marketing Solutions Through Promotional Products.”