Blaze Performance Solutions
In the past 30 years Kent has helped 100’s of organizations gain 100’s of Millions dollars through growth in top line revenue, sales growth, client acquisition, process, productivity and quality improvements, and reduction in turnover.
He has conducted over 2,000 days of Strategy & Execution Consulting, Leadership Development, and process improvement work for these organizations. His clients (past and present) include FedEx, Nissan, Honda, BMW, Mercedes Benz, Toyota, Wal-Mart, Nike, Eastman Chemical, U.S. Army, NHC, Covenant Transport, USXPress, ABF Freight, ServiceMaster, First Tennessee Bank, Volunteer Bank, Jewelry Television, Pilot, MLGW, Halton, NGK Metals and The State of Tennessee to name a few.
Kent has lived all over America and in Europe He graduated from the University of Alabama; where he completed a B.S. in Business Administration/Finance and an MBA (all in four years) graduating with Honors.
Kent’s work experience has varied tremendously. Prior to Co-Founding BPS he spent 24 years with Franklin Covey as a Managing Director leading a large Sales and Consulting Team, Consultant and Client Partner. He was a Soviet Intelligence Analyst in Europe, a Financial Manager and Operations Leader with a Fortune 100 company along with several other jobs along the way.
Kent and his wife (the love of his life) have been married for 35 years and have three amazing children. He loves swimming, running, cycling, Marital Arts, working out, and hanging out with his family. Kent continues to be goal oriented earning a black belt on his 40th birthday, running a marathon for his 45th birthday, completing a mile swim for his 50th and recently completing multiple Sprint Triathalons.
Kent’s new Leadership book “Everyone Can Lead” is available on Amazon.