This is the personal website for Thom Poole.
I am a self-motivated, driven & highly creative Marketing Leader with extensive experience in customer-centric project management, particularly in the technology sector. A successful strategist & problem solver, possessing the ability to develop innovative plans & solutions to deliver key customer centric business benefits. A strong relationship builder, I am confident at coaching & leading teams, gaining trust & respect with ease. Goal orientated with a strong work ethic, thriving in pressurised environments & take on new challenges with drive & enthusiasm.
I am currently looking for a new international challenge.
I am an accomplished speaker on the subject of ethical and trust marketing and author of articles on this subject and topic of my first book – ‘Play It By Trust’.
A Chartered Marketer (annually since 1999) and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (since 2005) where I served as Chairman of the Surrey branch (2002-09) & elected member of the South East Regional Board (2004-09). I am also a member of the Marketing Society, Digital Marketing Association and Chartered Management Institute and freeman of the Worshipful Company of Marketors.
I am a visiting Professor of Marketing at the Grenoble Graduate School for Business, having also lectured at Cranfield Business School, University of London, University of Surrey, & LSBF.
In 2008, I completed an intensive training programme to become a NeuroLinguistic Programming (NLP) practitioner with International Teaching Seminars.