A passionate entrepreneur and leader, Thomas Goos is the President of Image Source, a nationally recognized branded merchandise agency known for its purpose driven culture and strategic client approach. His key responsibilities include strategic direction as well as financial management, operations and supplier partnerships. With 22+ years of branded merchandise experience, Thomas is a true industry leader and expert.
Thomas is a Past-Chairman of the board of the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI). Thomas has and currently serves in many roles with PPAI including their Strategic Foresight Committee, Executive Committee, Vice Chair of Finance and Chair of the Government Relations Action Council (GRAC), Elected Directors Nominating Committee and has been a Board Director of the Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF). Thomas is a former two-term President of the Northwest Promotional Marketing Association (NWPMA) and a founder and partner of Reciprocity Road, the innovative industry buying and shared learning group comprised of eight elite branded merchandise agencies. He was recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal’s award program, 40 Under Forty.
Thomas has a B.A. in Marketing and Management from the University of Washington Bothell. He is a currently board member for the University of Washington Bothell School of Business where he is a guest speaker and advisor to undergraduate and MBA students. Thomas has founded several companies including Branded Solutions by Edgar Martinez, a branded merchandise agency as well as several real estate investment companies.
He is a passionate endurance athlete who competes in triathlon, duathlon and running events. Thomas has competed in several national championships in both triathlon and duathlon and recently competed as a member of Team USA in the 2018 Duathlon World Championships in Denmark. His passion for real estate and cars is only rivaled by his tenacity for any competitive game or sport.