There’s no more powerful, captivating speaker on the subjects of leadership & success than William “T” Thompson. While others theorize about success, “T” has created his own blueprint for personal and professional achievement.One of the first students to integrate the all-white high school in Orangeburg, South Carolina, “T” went on to become an All-American football star, National Merit student and the first African-American from South Carolina to receive an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy. Today, airline Captain, practicing attorney, founder of The Summit Group Companies and devoted family man, ‘T has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Black Enterprise Magazine and on NBC News. He has shared his personal stories of achievement and philosophy on leadership and success with organizations ranging from US Airways to NationsBank to The Boy Scouts of America. Now he brings his electrifying message to your organization. AWARD-WINNING ENTREPRENEUR • CEO, The Summit Group Companies • Multi-million dollar real estate developer • Dunkin Donuts, TCBY and Subway Sandwich Multi Unit Franchisee • National technology and engineering business owner • Inc. Magazine’s Entrepreneur of the Year nominee CAPTAIN FOR DELTA AIR LINES • Pilot for Delta since 1980 • Former Air Force Instructor Pilot • Recipient of the Outstanding Pilot and Master Instructor Pilot Awards PRACTICING ATTORNEY • Member in good standing of the Massachusetts and District of Columbia Bars • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court and all Federal Courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court COMMUNITY LEADER • Five-term Commissioner of Aeronautics for Massachusetts, serving three different governors • National Board of Directors of the American Cancer Society • Member, Board of Directors, various banks and organizations since 1984Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on William L. Thompson and other top speakers and celebrities.