George Trachilis is a professional engineer living in Canada. He is co-founder of the Lean Leadership Institute, an online coaching network which he co-founded with Dr. Jeffrey K. Liker. George and Jeff collaborated to produce an online course called The Toyota Way to Lean Leadership which later became a book that has won the Shingo Research Award.
George also authored the book OEM Principles of Lean Thinking which was based on an online course he produced for the Government of Canada in 2006. This course and book educated over 300 organizations on the Principles of Lean Thinking. The course went global and educated 100,000 students from 60 different countries.
In 2011, George figured out that he was more likely to predict the future by stating a goal and executing towards it. He ran the experiment. Four years later, his goal was met and he travelled the world sharing with others how he did it. Luckily he shared his vision on Youtube; To travel the world consulting over the internet.
Currently, he does everything to work from home. He recruits, speaks, coaches executives online, and from time to time he consults for organizations that respect their people by building them up.