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Tom Slone, a former Big, Chairman of the Board of the Fort Worth, Texas agency and CEO loaned executive to Big Brothers Big Sisters recently wrote a book titled Grounders: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Journey of Baseball, History, and Mentoring.

Grounders chronicles the adventures that Tom, his family, friends, and several young mentees experience on a 21-day journey to 10 Major League baseball cities. Along the way, Tom shares 33 lessons that highlight the similarities among mentoring, baseball and business.

Grounders is more than just a baseball book,” said Tom. “It’s about synergies of baseball, mentoring, and business.”

You can purchase Grounders for $12.50. All proceeds directly benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Florida. To order your copy, please contact Jenn at or call 407-478-2996 x16.

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