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The Advatix team consists of top industry experts that expedite operational transformation through quick problem solving and applying proven practices. Team members bring diverse backgrounds and experiences that share the common goal of relentless commitment to our clients’ success.

Tom Baker VP, OPERATIONS SOLUTIONS

Tom Baker is the Vice President of Operations Solutions at Advatix. Tom is celebrated for successfully designing and launching Amazon’s Last Mile delivery service throughout North America. He led the operational expansion of Amazon Fresh and Amazon Logistics (AMZL) – where he joined with fellow Advatix team members Manish Kapoor and Bill Teller. Tom also led the design and launch of Amazon’s brick and mortar Amazon Books Bookstores.

One of the top industry experts in eCommerce operations, leadership development and continuous process improvement Tom has led the launch of Amazon’s newest robotic fulfillment centers, creating high performing teams and strong leaders along the way.

Before joining Advatix, Tom served as Director of Government Operations at GP Strategies where he spearheaded the operations which brought disaster relief to the victims of hurricanes Irma and Maria. Tom is also a 20 year Navy veteran where he served as a “Top Gun” trained Navy Fighter Pilot in F-14 Tomcats and F-18F Super Hornets. The successful implementation of his copyrighted “Leadership Flywheel,” currently housed in the Library of Congress, has helped ineffective teams grow into high performing, industry leading, powerhouses.

Tom’s passion is creating order out of chaos; walking into difficult business problems and molding raw materials into high performing teams and effective processes. Tom states that he is “a mentor and coach who loves to get his hands dirty searching out and eliminating waste wherever it can be found.”

Education

  • MA – National Security and Strategic Studies, Naval War College, Newport, RI
  • BS – Business Management; Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
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