President and CEO, ValueSelling Associates
Julie Thomas, President and CEO of ValueSelling Associates, is a noted speaker, author and consultant. In a career spanning more than 24 years, she credits her mastery of the ValueSelling Framework® for her own meteoric rise through the ranks of sales, sales management and corporate leadership positions.
Julie began her sales career at Gartner Group (now Gartner, Inc.) In 1999, she became Vice President of Gartner’s Sales Training for the Americas. Her role included the successful onboarding of new sales hires and driving adoption of the ValueSelling Framework®. She has extensive experience applying, coaching and reinforcing the ValueSelling Framework®, ValueSelling Essentials® and their application by sales executives, sales managers and sales leadership.
In 2003, Julie joined ValueSelling Associates as Chief Executive Officer and President. She led the company to become an industry leader in competency- and process-based training for escalating sales performance in business-to-business sales organizations around the world.