Tom is a leading voice in augmented reality, virtual reality and wearable technology and has been recognized as one of the most influential people in wearables, AR & VR in the world. He was recently listed by Next Reality as a pioneer in augmented reality to watch alongside leaders from Apple, Snap, Facebook, Microsoft and Magic Leap.
Tom leverages his unique mix of experience and relationships gained as a venture capitalist, product manager, journalist, consultant and community builder to help organizations prepare for the next wave of computing. He has consulted and advised numerous organizations providing foresight, strategic direction, product marketing advice, trend analysis, and consumer insights on emerging technologies.
Tom’s thoughts on the next wave of computing are often sought after by the media. He has been featured on TV and Radio on networks such as CNN, BBC, CBC, Space and Al Jazeera and quoted in various print and online publications including The New York Times, The Huffington Post, ZDNET, Readers Digest, Fashion Magazine and Forbes. He was also the host of a recurring wearable technology segment on CTV’s Canada AM (1M+ viewers).
Tom is also an active blogger writing his thoughts on spatial computing on Medium. He also recently contributed a chapter to Charlie Fink’s “Convergence: How The World Will Be Painted With Data” on AR’s Killer Apps (Chapter 13). The book is currently available on Amazon.com. During his time as a journalist, he covered wearables, AR and VR for publications such as ReadWrite, Betakit and MobileSyrup.