Tom is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Newark Venture Partners. Previously, Tom founded RosePaul Ventures which has invested in 30+ tech start-ups and in notable venture funds such as Greycroft Ventures, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, ff Venture Capital, ERA Accelerator. Notable investments include Pond5 (exited to Accel), LiveLOOK (acquired by Oracle), Kanvas (acquired by AOL), Anvato (exited to Google), Flywheel (acquired by WP Engine)
Tom is a member of the NY Angles, the Black and Latino Angel Investment Fund, and a Board Member of the New Jersey Innovation Institute. Across Tom's many roles, he works to deepen collaboration within the ecosystem, create opportunities for founders of all backgrounds, and mentor aspiring entrepreneurs and investors.
Tom has an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth, and a BA in Physics and Philosophy from Clark University.