Tom Paterson is a business visionary who worked with many of the major corporations of his time over the course of a career that spanned decades. Educated as a mechanical engineer and later with an MBA from Pepperdine University, Tom integrated his unique talents of process design, organizational management, opportunity sensing, and understanding behavioral change into what has become known as the "Paterson Process", his strategic-operating planning process, and the "LifePlan Process", his one-on-one, two-day intensive for individuals.