With over four decades of unparalleled expertise in the dynamic realm of the music industry, Tom stands as a seasoned professional with a diverse background ranging from concert promotion, touring musician, and recording artist to accomplished record producer, among other roles. Renowned as the founding member, lead guitarist, singer, and prolific songwriter of the iconic rock ensemble, Held Hostage, Tom brings a wealth of musical acumen spanning numerous years to FireRock Music Group LLC.
As a driving force behind the legendary rock band, Tom has harnessed a profound understanding of the intricacies of the music world. His multifaceted role in Held Hostage has not only solidified his status as a musical virtuoso but has also bestowed upon him invaluable insights that he now channels into his role at FireRock Music Group LLC.
Tom, now serving as the President of FireRock Music Group, accepted this pivotal role with a visionary mindset. Reflecting on the inception of FireRock Music Group, Tom articulated a commitment to prioritize artists’ success over the label’s interests. He passionately asserted, “This label has to be about the artists’ success, not the label’s. We will steadfastly uphold that pledge.” This philosophy underscores the ethos of FireRock Music Group, ensuring that artists take center stage in their journey to success.
In realizing this vision, Tom has meticulously curated a team of industry luminaries, recognized as the crème de la crème in their respective fields. The assembly of this exceptional team underscores FireRock Music Group’s dedication to excellence and unwavering support for artists. Tom’s journey from the pinnacle of rock stardom to the helm of FireRock Music Group exemplifies a lifelong commitment to the elevation of musical artistry and the triumph of the artists it champions.