Tom's passion is mentoring, advising, funding and founding tech and biotech startups. Tom has engaged with 200+ startups, at all stages, from concept to exit. Like many, his digital experience started out with a glamorous yet struggling internet startup but blossomed into strategy and business development with some of the most recognized digital powerhouses including a top tier affiliate network, a premier SEM firm and a world-renowned and award-winning full-service interactive agency. Unlike most, Tom spent time on the client side nurturing and growing a top 200 internet retailer leading to a $30 million exit and transitioning a B2B publishing company into the digital age. Today, Tom is Co-Founder and President of SmartHealth Activator, an accelerator for startups activating extraordinary biotechnology.