Chief Executive Officer
Tom is actively involved in the financial and business development operations of Relevant Brands. Tom has developed an extensive network in the sports, fashion and lifestyle industries. He has tremendous insight and knowledge to determine which companies/brands to pursue and develop. He has the uncanny ability to “see around corners” for opportunities.
Tom is an experienced marketing and sales professional with roots in athletic performance, outdoor and fashion apparel and accessories. Tom began his career in sales with Nike managing distribution of footwear, apparel and accessories in the Midwest.
Tom founded California Sports and Recreation Group, Intl. He was responsible for managing, selling, marketing and distributing athletic products to highly successful brands such as Teva, Ugg, Puma, RLX Polo and Sergio Tacchini.
Tom founded Established Brands International and through EBI he was responsible for securing the licenses for Swiss Army and the U.S. Marine Corp. The Swiss Army license was for footwear and accessories including the popular Swiss Army luggage.
Tom lives with his wife in Novato, CA and is an avid tennis player.