Tom Wszalek – Biography

Tom is an accomplished media, entertainment and technology executive with over two decades of diverse corporate and entrepreneurial operational and consulting experience. He was most recently Chief Operating Officer of Outlook Amusements, a marketing and technology company focused on advice-based products and services. During his tenure there, Outlook delivered consistent double-digit profitable growth while becoming the category leader.

Tom also served as President and COO of Radical Communication Inc., a pioneer in plug-in free audio/video content delivery for use in Internet marketing and communications. Prior to that, he spent over a decade in key U.S. and international executive positions within the Walt Disney Company. During that time, he launched and led Disney’s first International Disney Channel. Tom began his career at Mattel Toys, holding positions in sales, operations/manufacturing, ultimately ascending to head marketing for the company’s flagship Barbie brand.

Tom has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the State University of New York at Fredonia and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.

Tom is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Interactive Media Peer Group, and has been a guest lecturer at U.S.C.’s Annenberg Graduate School For Communication and the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management.