Founder and CEO
Tom is responsible for the corporate vision and team leadership that has kept Trivera on the forefront as one of Wisconsin’s oldest and most respected Digital Services and Internet Marketing firms.
He has been participating and leading in online media for over 20 years, going back to the days of the Bulletin Board Systems and forums of the late 80's, website design and development since 1995, and blogging since 1998.
Sharing the insight he's gained from helping some of Wisconsin's most-respected companies and organzations use digital and Web technology as powerful tools to reinforce their brands, he is now also regarded as one of the region's foremost authorities on Social Media. Tom is the author of "The Complete Idiot's Mini Guide to Realtime Marketing with Foursquare", from Penguin Books. His Twitter account and his blog have grown to be a trusted resource for business owners and marketers.
He also serves as the chairman for the curriculum committee for the Webmaster program in the Interactive Media department at Milwaukee Area Technical College. You may recognize Tom - he is a frequent speaker for local groups, workshops, associations and Marketing seminars, and in a previous life was a radio personality at Milwaukee stations WEZW-FM, WLTQ-FM and Star95.7.
Tom's educational background is in Business Administration from the University Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Before creating Trivera, Tom spent over a decade in broadcasting, before becoming the marketing director for an international broadcast software firm.
In his free time, Tom enjoys great music, fine wine and playing with his grandchildren. He also loves to spend time on Okauchee Lake with his family and friends.