Thom Fox is partner and Chief Idea Architect at the BrunoFox Group in West Springfield, MA. Thom has been described as a ‘Caffeinated Do-Gooder,’ devoting his considerable energies to helping a variety of individuals and organizations achieve economic success. Thom currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts, as a Facilitator and Mentor for Valley Venture Mentors, as a member of the National Academy Foundation STEM-21 Advisory Board at Springfield’s High School of Science and Technology, and as a member of the Massachusetts Financial Education Collaborative. He also holds a seat on the United Way of Pioneer Valley’s Financial Stability Network.
Fox started his career at a national nonprofit financial counseling agency, where he spent more than 18 years working in a variety of capacities. During his tenure he conducted more than 1,100 financial literacy, social media, and leadership seminars and workshops. Thom has also authored several guides on personal finance, developed educational programs that have reached an audience of 2.5 million Americans, and created marketing strategies that have helped his agency become one of the most widely recognized in the industry. Acknowledged as an expert resource, Thom has been interviewed by Forbes magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Consumers Digest, The Huffington Post, Reuters, CNN Money, Fox Business, MSN Money, Bankrate.com, CreditCards.com, and SmartMoney.com.
Thom’s commitment to economic development led him to co-found The BrunoFox Group, a Clear Lens Consulting agency helping organizations harness the full potential of human, intellectual, and brand capital. Although his work at BrunoFox focuses on the private sector, Thom remains true to his community roots. In spring 2013, Thom founded a women’s discussion group focused on the philanthropic advancement of professional women in Western Massachusetts. He is also a proud advocate of entrepreneurship and humbled to be recognized as a 2013 Junior Achievement Inspiration Award Honoree.