Tom Bagwell

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Tom Bagwell


As the Executive Vice President of Peterson, Tom Bagwell is responsible for the operations of Peterson’s International Trucks Dealerships and led the development of Peterson’s marketing and training.

Tom’s teams have earned multiple awards, including being recognized as the Best Marketing Department at Caterpillar, the GEELA Award, the state of California’s highest environmental award, two-time Lecturer of the Year at Cal State East Bay and three-time All-Star Award winner at the Great Game of Business among others.

Tom graduated from UC Berkeley with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and History and from the University of Chicago with an MBA in Marketing and Finance. From Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, he holds the title of Executive Scholar in Sales and Marketing and at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business is a certified Executive Coach. Most recently, Tom earned his Master’s in Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. Tom’s thesis at Penn was on Positive Workplace Environments and Open Book Management.

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