About Speaker Tom Gardner…
Tom Gardner is a financial keynote speaker, market analyst, and co-founder of The Motley Fool. He co-founded the Motley Fool with his brother David Gardner in 1993 with the simple mission to help the world invest better. He has spoken to large and small audiences alike on how to find hidden gems to invest in and fundamental money advice.
Tom also advises the public on investment through The Motley Fool Radio Show, newsletters, newspaper columns, and books. He is the author of two newsletters: The Motley Fool Hidden Gems, which focuses on small public companies for investment, and The Motley Fool Stock Advisor newsletter. Together with his brother David, he has co-authored several bestselling books: The Motley Fool Investment Guide, You Have More Than You Think, and The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens.
From an independent investment newsletter, the Motley Fool has become a multimedia financial services company, employing over 300 people, with offices worldwide, helping millions of people to wisely invest. In 2014-2015, the Motley Fool was selected as the No.1 Medium-Sized company to work for in the United States by Glassdoor.
Tom has a B.A. in English and Creative writing from Brown University. He credits his father for his training in investing.