Tanner Friedman Account Manager Tom Wegehaupt has more than 15 years of public relations, marketing, and account management experience heavily focused in the automotive and technology industries.
Tom brings a proven track record of achieving results in developing, directing, and implementing public relations and marketing communication strategies, with a proven ability to build and maintain positive relationships with media and industry leaders.
Wegehaupt joined Tanner Friedman from a full service digital agency, where he held the position of Project Manager, serving clients such as Audi, Subaru, Volkswagen, and Delphi by helping shape their online media presence.
Previously, Tom was entrenched in the public relations department of the largest European OEM for nine years, where he collaborated with a diverse range of national and international media professionals, served as a brand spokesperson, counseled key executives, and possessed a strong voice in the development and implementation of the brand’s communication strategy.
Tom completed his business pre-core and general education courses at Oakland University, and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Baker College. Tom is an Ambassador for the Detroit Regional Chamber, and was recently elected to the Methodist Children’s Home Society Board of Directors.