Leadership Consulting

Tomer Yogev

Consulting Editor

Tomer Yogev is a certified executive coach, Leadership and Entrepreneurship professor, sought-after startup board advisor, and the co-creator of The Big Joy Theory model of personal and professional development.  Following twenty years as a noted technologist and entrepreneur, Tomer’s sensei-like direct approach commands honest dialogue and courageously yet securely empowers leaders out of comfort zones to conquer challenges at their root.  Always with an eye for real and measurable outcomes of revenue generation, efficiency, retention, and profitability, Tomer elevates authentic leadership presence and guides organizations towards sustainable models of growth that uniquely drive both culture and ROI.


Beyond his Northwestern undergraduate degree and MBA from University of Chicago's Booth School of Business, Tomer has launched over a dozen companies, participated in multiple notable exits and acquisitions, been an interim executive at numerous companies across a variety of industries, consulted to dozens of companies from raw startups to Fortune100s, and is an award-winning speaker and published author.  Tomer’s passion projects include coaching the next generation of entrepreneurs and supporting women in venture and entrepreneurship.

Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James Baldwin

Co-Founder, Joy Hacker

The Big Joy Theory

2010 – present

Leading Positive Psychology model and executive coaching  framework for leadership and organizational development

Adjunct Professor of Leadership & Entrepreneurship

DePaul University

2017 – present


Co-Founder, President, Board Chair, Advisor


2011 – present


Board Member

Various Startups

2005 – present


Co-Founder or Interim Executive

Various Startups

1997 – 2015


The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

MBA, Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Organizational Development,  Finance

Northwestern University

BA, Technology & Society

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The Theatre School at DePaul University

Board Member

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