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Chapter Meeting: Battlefield to Boardroom

SUNY Global Center and Live Stream

116 East 55th Street

New York, NY 10022



Tom Deierlein, a 1989 graduate of West Point, is a successful serial entrepreneur, Airborne Ranger, Wounded Warrior and angel investor.

A Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient, Tom is a retired U.S. Army Major and Operation Iraqi Freedom Vet.  In 2006, he was shot by a sniper and critically wounded. He co-founded the TD Foundation which provides aid to children of wounded warriors and fallen heroes. www.tdfoundation.org

Tom was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year, Greater Washington and is the co-founder and current CEO of ThunderCat Technology, a systems integrator that specializes in data center solutions for the Federal government.  They have over $700M in annual revenue, spent 5 years in a row on the Inc 5000, and was named by Forbes one of "America's Most Promising Companies".

Tom earned a Masters of Science in Systems Management from the University of Southern California in 1993 and an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business in 2000. He lives with his wife Mary Beth and their three sons in Garden City, NY. 

Tom has been quoted and featured in Forbes, The New York Times, NBC Nightly News, PARADE, FOX News, Wall Street Journal, and MSNBC.com. 

You can read more information about Tom on the following platforms:

Facebook.jpg https://www.facebook.com/Nasdaq/videos/10156412497227429/

LinkedIn.jpg https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomdeierlein/

  Web:  https://www.thundercattech.com/about-us/leadership/


5:30 PM to 6:20 PM – Networking & Refreshments
6:20 PM to 6:30 PM – Chapter Business (Start of Livestream Session)
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM – Presentation by Tom Deierlein
7:30 PM to 7:45 PM – Q&A and Meeting Closure



For chapter members who attend in person, PMINYC will report 1.0 PDU in the Leadership category to PMI Global.

Attendees on the livestream link will need to self-report the PDU to PMI.org


Venue Details

SUNY Global Center
116 East 55th Street
New York, NY 10022
Dress Code:    Business Casual
IMPORTANT:   Registrants will be required to present a picture ID as well as Proof of COVID Vaccination
Notes:             1. Walk-Ins are NOT permitted.
                      2. Please review our photo and video policy here.
The chapter business and speaker presentation sections of the meeting will be live streamed via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom Meeting Link details on or before Tuesday, November 16th. If you do not receive the Zoom information, please contact Jim Boland at james.boland@pminyc.org
Refund Policy


$25.00 PMINYC Chapter Member

$30.00 Guest Ticket

$20.00 PMINYC Chapter Volunteer

$10.00 Live Stream Ticket

$15.00 after 11:55 pm November 7

It is no longer possible to register for this event

It is no longer possible to register for this event


Type of category: Other Events

Type of activity:

Date: November 17th, 2021

Hour: 5:30PM to 8:00PM

# of PDUs: 0.0


Members: USD$25.00

Non members and Guests: USD$30.00

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