Spontaneous remark after a monthly call with a CEO: "You left me in a good place."
On offsite leadership development retreat: “I was very pleased with how the
retreat went. All the discussions I've had with Team Leaders has been very
positive. We enjoyed working with you.” - Jim Meads, Owner and CEO
"Tom guides me in making decisions to help our company become better." - Dax Alexander, Owner and CEO
"Inevitably, when we meet something strategic comes to mind that I think about until we next talk. I find that invaluable." Tom Byrne, Owner and CEO
"The thing I like best about Wagner Consulting Group is their commitment to our company. Moreover, Tom Wagner has an uncommon breadth of experience, and is up to date on modern business practices. Tom comes up with practical solutions to my challenges at work, and is a valuable sounding board for business issues. I highly recommend Wagner Consulting Group." -- William Hux, President and CEO
"Thanks for the personal attention you give us in your professional duties. Your efforts to work with, advise us, and make us a better and stronger firm are appreciated by all of us who rely on the services you offer us. We look forward to continuing this business relationship and friendship." -- Slade Exley, Senior Vice President
"Tom defines professionalism. His knowledge of business and helping folks succeed is incredible. He listens well and is always concerned about taking his clients to the next level. If anyone is looking for a great business consultant, Tom should be considered. I would highly recommend him." -- Paul Tauchar, Owner
"Your work with Charlie turned him into an irreplaceable asset."-- David Turner, President and Owner
"I have found Mr. Wagner's services to be invaluable to me in my many varied activities. He has an uncanny ability to help me and clearly identify options that I have at my disposal when facing difficult business decisions. Likewise, his recommendations, after considering all options, have always proven to be sound and always based on accurate information. His ability to succinctly and clearly put his ideas on paper is extraordinary."
“Finally, I think the plan worked because of the presence of Tom Wagner, who always brings clarity and purpose to a project like this. Without Tom, we could not have pulled this off in such grand fashion and the opposition might have been encouraged to make a big push during the meeting, rather than slinking off without a fight.” -- Jim Herring, Partner
"While we have much work yet to do, in less than six months our morale has increased, our individual productivity has increased, our backlogs have decreased, and everyone is really on the team and participating in the program. We certainly could not have accomplished anything approaching the present situation without your input and leadership."
Allen Wodd, Jr., President and Owner
"I want to personally thank you for your professional services in assisting our firm during our strategic planning efforts. Not only were your services exactly what we needed, they helped us expand our horizons. I greatly appreciate your ability to manage unique personalities and keep everyone focused toward the ultimate goal for the entire organization." -- Gary Bailey, President and Partner
"Over the past several years, your consultation has helped guide us through what we considered to be groundbreaking projects and decisions, as well as everyday issues. You are always accessible, and your focused attention to even the smallest detail is exemplary. As a business owner, my responsibilities often seem endless. You've helped me concentrate on those issues that truly need my personalized efforts."-- Danny Holmes, President and Owner
"As a CEO I am bombarded with many demands on my time and countless routine business activities. The hour I spend monthly in consultation with you helps me refine my leadership talents which in turn builds loyalty to myself, the organization and our goals. I feel so much better after one of our meetings because as we talk I can cut through the clutter and concentrate on the really important issues. Before, I knew I just had to get these things done; after, I have a plan. My brain is in a different gear when you leave.” -- Becky Hudgens, President and CEO
"My experience with Wagner Consulting Group has been very positive. The firm has an uncommon mix of capabilities that has addressed our specific needs in a presentation format which is brief, digestible, and most important usable." -- Mark S. Bounds, President and Owner
"I know Tom Wagner to be a very capable management consultant and advisor. I have used his services with much success for several years. I can recommend Tom, without reservation, for any project he proposes as a consultant." -- Charles Leggett, President and Owner
"Tom Wagner has been responsive to my needs and concerns, has gained the trust and cooperation of my senior managers, and has reliably delivered what he promised. Wagner Consulting Group has a rare combination of capabilities that has served us well." -- Percy Thornton, President and Owner
"I just want to take time to let you know what I have been saying about you to many of my best clients. I recommend Wagner Consulting so that you can quickly diagnose their frustration and the roadblocks in their businesses. I know of no one who so regularly and efficiently delivers business owners and managers the tools to help them accomplish their true goals."
Tom Byrne, Jr., President and Owner
“We want to express our appreciation to Wagner Consulting Group for designing and implementing our recent leadership training series. We gained invaluable lessons regarding human behaviors which will guide our actions toward motivating our employees and dealing with our clients. Our leadership team feels strongly that the training sessions provided insight which promotes self-improvement and leadership development to further our professional careers.” -- Robert Hughes, CEO
"I appreciate the way you facilitate our marketing meetings. You set the stage, lead us into discussions, and then you imperceptibly withdraw and allow us to interact, until you re-enter to help us focus or move on to the next topic. Without you, I think we might wander off in unproductive directions. Thanks for your help and guidance." -- David Williamson, Branch Manager
"I have thoroughly enjoyed this [leadership] training and hate to see it ending. I do not often see the benefit of some of the training out there today, but this has been great and I have learned much about myself." -- Mark Pipper, Director
"I have found Tom to exhibit exceptional knowledge and ability in his field. He has consistently been popular with clients and has a knack for understanding the wants and needs of business owners as well as their children and employees. His ideas are creative and innovative, and his broad background and experience give him a unique insight that benefits his clients." -- Steve Stubblefield, Partner
"We have found Tom to be expert in his field and very professional in his approach to any task he undertakes. His integrity is without question and a high degree of confidentiality is always maintained. His services produce a positive difference in your bottom line." -- Buddy Edens, President