Originally from South Dakota, Tom graduated from the University of Houston in 1980 with a BS in Hotel & Restaurant Management. Tom’s work history includes Hyatt, Sheraton and Doubletree Hotels, with experience in sales, catering and operations management. He started in the hospitality recruitment business in 1990. He has been an integral part of the Los Angeles office since 1992 and is on the Global Board of Directors.
Tom also has been very involved on the Board of Directors of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) and has served as Treasurer of this group. When Tom isn’t training for his annual run in the LA Marathon, he enjoys gardening, snow skiing, and traveling with his wife, Jeannie.