Tom Jackson

Title: Principal
Company: Rona Consulting Group


Tom Jackson is responsible for designing major lean certification programs for Ford, Whirlpool, Emerson, adidas, Air Products and Chemicals and The Ohio State University.

Tom is also the author of four books on the critical lean six sigma technique of hoshin kanri.

His latest book is "Hoshin Kanri for the Lean Enterprise." Tom is a student of Ryuji Fukuda, author of "Building Organizational Fitness," and Iwao Kobayashi, author of "20 Keys." Tom is the former CEO of Productivity Inc., the consulting and publishing company that brought the Toyota Production System to the world’s attention.