Thomas, more commonly known to friends as TJ, worked full time for The Motley Fool for 14 years and held a number of roles ranging from Office Manager to Head of Business Development,. He currently serves as a Fool consultant, helping to manage the private company portfolio. As Head of Fool Business Development, he was integral in sourcing and negotiating several major deals with AOL, MSN, Yahoo, and CNN. TJ is the owner and CEO of TJ Realty LLC, which specializes in small business consulting and providing comprehensive real estate development capabilities. He has successfully developed multiple major housing projects including design, financing, construction, lease up, and stabilization. He also oversaw an opportunistic development fund.
TJ has a BA in Economics from Princeton University and an MBA from Wharton Business School with Concentrations in Real Estate, Finance, and Management.