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J. Tom Shaw

J. Tom Shaw

Chief Digital Officer, Shaw Media, USA

In 1998 Tom started in radio as an advertising account executive in Colorado Springs. He moved up to the Denver radio market in 2000, and then worked in television at Univision Colorado, the Spanish language affiliate in Denver.
Now Chief Digital Officer, Tom has been with Shaw Media for over eight years. Since joining the company, he has been a local sales manager, general manager, online ad director, vice president of advertising, vice president of market development, vice president of digital revenue, and publisher. 
Tom currently serves on the board of directors for The Taos News, and has formerly served on the board of United Way of Central Kane County. He is also active in the Inland Press Association.
He received his BA degree in Technical Journalism from Colorado State University, and his MBA from University of Colorado at Denver.
Tom has two children, Samuel Christopher, age six, and Sophia Alice, age four. Tom enjoys travel, and has visited countries such as Egypt, Cuba, and Ireland.

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