Tom is the Founding Partner and President of Love Communications, a 45-personfull-service marketing firm based in Salt Lake City. Founded in 1999, Love has grown to become on of the most respected communications and public relations firms in the Intermountain region, with approximately $52MM in capitalized billings and a client list featuring many of the premier brands in the west.
Love Communications has been honored several times by the business community: The firm was selected as Salt Lake Chamber “Small Business of the Year” in 2003; United Way of Salt Lake “Outstanding Partner for Community Change” in 2006 and as one of Utah Business’ “Best Companies to Work For” four different times, 2006-2010.
Active in the community, Tom currently serves as the University of Utah’s College of Fine Arts liason to President Ruth Watkin’s Imagine New Heights fundraising campaign. Tom has also served on the United Way Board of Directors for the past 18 years, three of them as Board Chair. Tom currently serves on the Utah Symphony/Utah Opera Board, and is the former President of the Utah Advertising Federation. Tom has also served on the boards of the Pioneer Theater Company, the Alta Club, and the University of Utah College of Fine Arts.
In 2002, the Utah Advertising Federation selected Tom as its Advertising Professional of the Year. In 2011, the United Way of Salt Lake named Tom its Compassionate Leader of the Year. And in 2015, Tom received the American Advertising Federation’s Silver Medal Award – the industry’s highest honor – representing a lifetime of achievement and service to the Utah Advertising industry.