Having studied Drama and Creative Writing at University, Tom initially directed, produced and performed in the theatre. Tom later worked across several disciplines in various genres of TV production before moving into commercials as a freelance producer. Working for live action and animation production companies, Tom later founded Happy Hour in 2003, to focus on both disciplines. As Creative Director and Executive Producer, Tom has since built Happy Hour into a leading commercials & production services company in the UK.
Tom's background in the theatre provides lends itself to working with actors and performance based pieces. Likewise, a combination of his creative writing and animation experience provide a mix of art direction and copywriting expertise when serving as a conceptual creative director.