Executive in Residence
Tom Giordano is a 28 year veteran of Philips Healthcare. He retired in 2005 as Vice President of Marketing, where he was responsible for 240 marketing professionals and several billion dollars in product. Through his career, Tom held a wide variety of positions of increasing responsibility at Philips, starting in engineering, progressing to product management, then marketing management and finally senior level business leadership.
In 2004, he was awarded the prestigious Presidential Award from Philips for forming a new entrepreneurial business unit that tripled sales in 18 months. Tom played a key role as a course developer and instructor in the management development and executive training efforts within Philips, most recently with the Philips High Potential Development Center.
Following his retirement from Philips, Tom joined the adjunct faculty with the graduate business schools of the University of New Haven in Connecticut and the University of Washington in Seattle.
In 2009 he became President of Sectra Healthcare North America to lead a very successful turnaround effort.
Tom holds executive coaching certifications with both Lore International and Tilt 360. He also serves on the Board of the Tommy Fund for Childhood Cancer, Yale Children’s Hospital
Prior to joining Philips in 1977, Tom was a project engineer with CBS laboratories in Stamford, Connecticut for four years. Before that, he served as a US Army officer.
B.S. Electrical Engineering - Drexel University
M.S. Engineering - University of Florida