Tom Creary is Managing Director of WestbridgeOne and is based in Montreal. WestbridgeOne provides strategic counsel and hands-on management of start-up activities in cross-border market entry for emerging Canadian technology-based companies.
Tom currently advises emerging Canadian companies on developing their businesses in the United States, with a focus on technology, software, media, web and business to business applications companies.
Over the course of his career, Tom has served as Vice-President and Group Leader, Public Affairs, Hill+Knowlton Strategies; Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Business Operations for Eloda Corporation; Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales of iPerceptions Inc., and a Principal at Hay Management Consultants. He began his career at Petromont Inc. and SNC Group.
In the late 1980’s, Tom served as Chief of Staff to the Minister of Industry and President of the Treasury Board of the Government of Canada. In 2009-2010, Tom was also Chief of Staff to the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister responsible for the Quebec City Region.
Tom founded the Quebec Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada and continues to serve as its Chairman.
Tom earned his B.A. at the University of Kansas and his MBA at Laval University.