Tom Salonek earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science from the University of St. Thomas and performed graduate work at the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. He has completed executive education at the Harvard School of Business and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
In 1991, Tom started Intertech (www.Intertech.com). Since it's inception, Intertech has earned over 20 awards for growth, best practices, and, for four years, Intertech has been recognized as one of the Best Places to work in Minnesota.
In 2005, he was named one of Minnesota’s the top business leaders under 40. He is a past instructor at the University of St. Thomas Management Center. In 2003, he founded the Intertech Foundation to financially assist families with critically ill children. He has published 20 articles on business, leadership and technology in newspapers and magazines including the Star Tribune, Upsize magazine, and the Business Journal.