Thomas McInerney advises and invests in great people who have an idea of how to do things differently and to make something better. Tom has a computer science background and began his career as an Engineer / Scientist at Apple’s Worldwide Research and Development Group in Cupertino California. After Apple Tom worked for Sony Information Technologies of America, helping to design the VAIO line of computers. Tom left Sony to become an entrepreneur, starting a multimedia search engine, and later one of the first user generated video sharing sites, ShareYourWorld. Tom was an early investor, advisor and COO of Klout (acquired by Lithium). He was an EIR at Trinity Ventures and was the Chief Investment Officer of NALA Investments, a family office investing in media and technology. Tom is an environmentalist and is a member of the National Council for the World Wildlife Fund.