Thomas M. Bartholomy (Tom)
President & CEO
Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont
Tom Bartholomy has been President & CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont since 2001.
Before moving to Charlotte, he served as President & CEO of the Better Business Bureau in Ft. Wayne, IN since 1986.
Mr. Bartholomy has served or is currently serving on various boards and committees including Council of Better Business Bureaus, BBB Wise Giving Alliance, Better Business Bureau Operations Committee (the highest elected office in the BBB system), and the BBB National Survey Committee, He is also actively involved in the Charlotte Rotary Club.
Mr. Bartholomy’s 31 years of service to the Better Business Bureau has made him one of the leading experts in the country on frauds and scams. He is a highly-respected and credible source for local and national media.
In 2008, the Public Relations Society of America's Charlotte Chapter selected Tom Bartholomy as the recipient of the prestigious Pegasus Award, given to a non-PR professional who uses public relations to better the community and their organization.