, President and Chief Executive Officer
President and Chief Executive Officer
As CEO of Eppraisals.com, Tom
is responsible for overall brand strategy, management of all segments of the company's business model, and ensuring an extraordinary online experience for Eppraisals.com clients.Tom
is an accomplished executive in the Internet arena and is a veteran of the online auction world.He
is focused on guiding Eppraisals.com's vision to be the leading online resource for information and valuation of art, antiques and collectibles and leading the most knowledgeable, talented and customer-focused team in the industry.
served as Vice President of Corporate Development at Classified Ventures, a joint venture among seven leading media companies (including Tribune Company, the Washington Post and The New York Times) and as General Manager of auctions.com, a division of Classified Ventures.While overseeing the operations of auctions.com, Tom
negotiated numerous strategic alliances, including joint ventures with Freeserve in the UK and Fairfax Media in Australia.Prior to joining Classified Ventures, he
served as a corporate and securities attorney at Sidley & Austin, specializing in M&A and initial public offerings.Tom
earned an MM/JD from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management and Northwestern University School of Law, and a Bachelors Degree from Claremont McKenna College.He
is also co-founder of The Carol Gollob Foundation for Breast Cancer Research.