About Us

Providing Custom Training Solutions since 1990

Thank you for choosing WATSON Training & Development, Inc. as your preferred training provider. It is our desire to provide you and your company with the highest quality of training and development possible. All of our training programs are designed to build a solid foundation of knowledge and understanding, cause highly targeted skill development and stimulate a strong sense of self-motivation. We pride ourselves in training that transfers back to the work place. 

We have been providing customized training solutions to a broad range of organizations in the U.S. and Asia- Pacific since 1990. A key factor in the success of our programs is meeting clients' objectives with results- oriented training linked to their strategic long-terms goals and business plans.

About Dr. Tom Watson—President

As president of Watson Training & Development, Tom has provided training to public and private companies in North America and Asia-Pacific for over 20 years. Before founding WT&D, he was a professor in the Texas A&M University System and has held the position of Director of Corporate Education at Louisiana State University—Shreveport.  Tom holds a Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska in Communication Studies and is the author of three books and numerous training programs.  You can contact him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (903) 758-0855.

We also have a group of instructors who provide training in safety, leadership and customer service.  Please contact us for more information.

Below is a partial list of our clients:

  • Shell Oil
  • First Hawaiian Bank
  • U.S. Air Force
  • Nissan Motor Corporation
  • Ernst & Young
  • Exxon/Mobil
  • Matson Navigation
  • Bank of Hawaii
  • Vertizon
  • Neiman Marcus
  • Chanel
  • UPS
  • AAON Coil
  • Borg-Warner Automotive
  • Pak Sher, Inc.
  • City of Houston
  • Texas Depart of Agriculture
  • Naval Hospital of Rota, Spain
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • General Dynamics
  • Harris County
  • Methanex
  • East Texas Medical Center
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport
  • UT Health Systems
  • U.S. Navy
  • Christus Schumpert Healthcare System
  • ICS Calling Services
  • Baxter Sales
  • ABC Auto Parts
  • Community HealthCore
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Foremost Foods
  • Texas Bank & Trust
  • Cost U Less
  • Hilton Hotel & Resorts
  • Republic of the Marshall Islands
  • NIBCO
  • Harris County Sheriff’s Department
  • Triple J Motors
  • IT&E
  • Take Care Asia
  • Marriott Hotel and Resort
  • Coca-Cola
  • Guam and Saipan Cell Communications
  • Subway
  • AM Insurance
  • Government of Guam
  • Methodist Healthcare System
  • Good Shepherd Medical Center
  • Flexible Employer HR
  • Triad Healthcare Systems
  • Guam Shipyard
  • Guam National Guard
  • City of Garland, TX
  • Shreveport Times (LA)
  • Westin Hotel & Resort