Ep. 185 – Thorben COO, Chris Koomey

Oct 30, 2021

Our guest today is COO of Thorben, Chris Koomey. 

Those who know him, call him Koomey.  Koomey has dedicated his life to helping entrepreneurs get more out of their businesses and their lives by building multiple streams of value for income, wealth creation and fun.  Currently, he is focused on building value in Thorben Consulting, LLC, as well as his wife’s Enterprise Cloud Solution provider for the federal government and growing businesses.  Drawing on his experience as a business owner, business consultant and business attorney, Koomey provides perspective and practical guidance to entrepreneurs through the currently underground Business Growth Guild.  Koomey invests in companies that apply proven innovations in new fields with visions of impacting his corner of the world.  

Koomey started his first business when he was 19 with a coffee shop. He started his own law practice out of law school and grew to 12 attorney firm and then turned the practice over to his partners when first son was born.

Koomey has a law degree from the College of William and Mary, an MS in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University and a BA and MA in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago.

Koomey has written two books that were Amazon Best Sellers in their categories The Business Godfather Treatment: The Street Smart Guide to Building Business Wealth and Plan to NOT Pay Taxes and looks forward to his next career of writing entertaining fiction because Life is for Laughing.  Koomey enjoys coaching youth sports, raising his family in our wacky world and drinking red wine.

In This Conversation We Discuss:

  • What Chris takes from his law practice that he employs in his role as a COO 
  • Chris’s decision model for choosing which contractors to outsource
  • How to cash flow the company’s growth plan 
  • How Chris goes through developing relationships with people in government 
  • Recognizing the positive side of conflicts and why they’re sometimes necessary for growth


Connect with Chris Koomey: LinkedIn 

Thorben – https://www.thorben.com

Maverick – https://maverick1000.com/

Cadre – https://www.cadredc.com/

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Written By Cameron Herold

Written By Cameron Herold

Cameron Herold is known around the world as THE CEO WHISPERER. He is the mastermind behind hundreds of companies’ exponential growth. Cameron’s built a dynamic consultancy: his current clients include a “Big 4” wireless carrier and a monarchy. What do his clients say they like most about him? He isn’t a theory guy—they like that Cameron speaks only from experience. He earned his reputation as the CEO Whisperer by guiding his clients to double their profit and double their revenue in just three years or less. Cameron is a top-rated international speaker and has been paid to speak in 26 countries. He is also the top-rated lecturer at EO/MIT’s Entrepreneurial Masters Program and a powerful and effective speaker at Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer leadership events around the world.