Tom FlanaganTom Flanagan is Chief Technology Officer at The Group Inc. and is responsible for overall technology strategy and implementation throughout the company.

Prior to joining The Group, Tom was the Vice President of Technology at Alain Pinel Realtors in the San Francisco Bay Area and was the Vice President of Marketing and Technology at Residential Properties Ltd. in Providence, Rhode Island. He has been a featured speaker at both local and national events including the Google IT Summit, Microsoft CIO Summit and Real Estate Connect. Most recently, he was a recipient of the Rhode Island Tech 10 Award with outstanding recognition for overall achievement.

Tom was also a syndicated columnist for Inman News. His column explored the best practices and trends in website design, mobile applications and online services that real estate companies can use to grow their businesses and run them more efficiently.

Real Estate Things covers Real Estate, Technology and the Internet of Things.