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Thomas J. Clarke

Thomas J. Clarke currently serves as an Independent Director at Clearstead Trust Company and as a Member Of The Board Of Advisors at Rialto Markets, where he provides valuable insights and guidance.
In addition to these roles, Thomas J. Clarke is a Managing Director at KHTC Capital LLC, where he plays a significant role in the company’s operations. Prior to this role, he was the CEO at Weiss Group.
Before joining Weiss, Mr. Clarke was the CEO of TheStreet.com for ten years, where he provided strategy guiding the multimedia provider of financial commentary, analysis, news, and research. He joined TheStreet.com in 1999, bringing with him 20 years of management experience in the financial services industry, including a range of management positions and experience starting subsidiaries in foreign countries. Prior to joining TheStreet.com, he served as Chief Executive of Thomson Financial Investor Relations (formerly Technimetrics Inc.). In this capacity, Mr. Clarke grew Technimetrics into a global entity that services clients in over 20 countries, and successfully oversaw the 1998 sale of Technimetrics from Knight-Ridder to the Thomson Corporation. His previous management experience included positions at McAuto Systems Corp. and Media Records.
Mr. Clarke is also a business information advisor for Plum Holdings L.P., a venture capital fund based in Philadelphia that focuses on early-stage media companies. He serves on the University of Albany’s executive advisory board of the Center for Comparative Functional Genomics and on the board of Standing Stone, Inc., developers of disease state management solutions.
He holds an M.B.A. from Hofstra University and a B.A. in Marketing from St. John’s University.

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