Who is Thomas Bormes?
Thomas Bormes earned his Bachelors of Science from the University of Minnesota and his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Golden Gate University in San Francisco, CA. With humble beginnings, Tom Bormes founded PREAT Corporation in 1980 in San Mateo, CA. As the company grew, PREAT Corporation moved to Santa Ynez in 2000. On Thanksgiving of 2013 PREAT Corporation found its new home in Grover Beach, California where it’s headquarters still remain.
Thomas Bormes has always held his team to the highest standards of customer service. Examples include answering every phone call by the second ring and shipping orders within the same day whenever possible, even when UPS is in the drive way for pick up.
In 1997 Thomas proudly had his son, Chris Bormes, join PREAT Corporation. After several years Thomas passed the role of leadership, naming Chris the President in 2010. PREAT Corporation remains the only multi-generation family owned Precision Attachment Company.
Thomas still remains an integral part of the team but also enjoys spending more time volunteering for the Rotary International organization. He is currently a member of the Rotary Club of San Luis Obispo. He has held numerous leadership positions within the organization and is both Past President and District Governor.