Tom is an experienced corporate communications consultant, specialising in media relations, issues management and stakeholder engagement. With a background in journalism, he is passionate about delivering strategic communications programs that create value for organisations.
Prior to joining Cannings, Tom was a Senior Consultant at communications firm, Porter Novelli Australia. During his tenure he led the development and implementation of several integrated communications programs for clients within government, professional and financial services, agriculture, education, technology, health and non-for-profit sectors.
Tom has also supported private and listed companies through major crises and issues, including cyber incidents.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Communication (Journalism and Digital and Social Media) from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is also qualified in the Medicine’s Australia Code of Conduct.