Tom McManimon is the president / owner of StimulusBrand Communications, a brand marketing and advertising firm he founded in 2002, in Ewing, NJ. He is a nationally recognized branding expert, award-winning designer and a successful entrepreneur.
Throughout his career, Tom has been instrumental in launching successful branding and advertising programs for companies like: American Reinsurance, DuPont, Cushman & Wakefield, NJ Travel & Tourism, Westinghouse, Kennedy Health System, the NJ Devils & NJ Nets, and many more.
As Creative Director and Managing Partner, he helped Gillespie Advertising in Princeton, NJ grow into a national creative powerhouse while helping grow its annual billings from $2 million to over $170 million.
His branding firm, StimulusBrand Communications, supports leading companies such as: Prudential, Philadelphia Insurance, the USDA, Stewart Xerox, and many other brands with particular strength in Business-to-Business and Professional Services industries. Tom’s identity programs adorn the buildings, apparel, packaging, and marketing materials of leading brands all around the country. On every job, big or small, he is tireless in his pursuit of a great idea…followed only by perfection in its execution.
Tom overcame significant medical crisis in 2012 to emerge more committed to enjoying his craft and passion, to create more life balance, and to write, speak and play for other people’s gain. He is an artist, writer, designer, speaker, rock & roll drummer, author, and champion to several not-for-profit organizations. Tom built www.TMacSpeaks.com delivering talks on business matters centered around branding, marketing, creativity, positioning and more. Tom authored a book on Personal Branding in 2016 entitled: The Stuff That Sticks. His latest, entitled “The PositionPlayer“ is set to publish in ealry 2018. Tom also delivers personal and compelling stories that enlighten, empower and inspire.
He loves the Blues and Motown. A chilled glass of Pinot. And most of all, family!