How Does Tom Gores Do it?
Most of the news about Tom Gores has to do with the Detroit Pistons, so it's always great to hear some business news about him and Platinum Equity.
“This is a good story for Michigan,” Remenar said. “It’s a good story for Michigan, Platinum Equity taking two businesses in need of growth capital and providing it, to create a stronger, more capable auto supplier.”
Tom Gore of Platinum Equity is one of the best examples of someone taking the tycoon playbook strategy to its fullest limits. He's just one third of an impressive trio of brothers who all came from pretty humble beginnings. Older brother Alec is in the same line of business running The Gores Group. Sam Gores is a former butcher turned high-powered Hollywood agent and founder of the Paradigm Talent Agency.
Here's an interview with Tom.