Tom has overall business responsibility for ALM Intelligence and Consulting Magazine. He has spent nearly 20 years advising leading management and IT consulting firms on strategic growth, talent management, and market positioning initiatives, as well as analyzed hundreds of consultancies in order to advise clients on best practices in consulting services. As head of ALM Intelligence’s Advisory Services and former editor of Consultants News, Tom leverages his own extensive network and industry knowledge with ALM Intelligence’s 40-year legacy of highly-referenced consulting industry analysis.
He is a frequent speaker on management and IT consulting industry trends, and a regular contributor to the business press as an industry expert. His commentary is routinely quoted in such leading media as The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Business, The New York Times, Financial Times, Investor’s Business Daily, CNN, MSNBC, and others.
Prior to his work with ALM Intelligence, Tom founded Consulting Information Services, LLC, an independent advisory practice to the management consulting and IT services industries. During his early career, he helped develop and execute the marketing and communication strategies for several Fortune 500 companies, including Electrolux (Frigidaire), The Limited, and Bob Evans Farms, Inc. He also worked on fundraising and marketing programs for several leading business schools. Tom holds a B.S. in Journalism from The Ohio State University.