Tony Uphoff

Tony Uphoff

Before joining Thomas as its CEO in January of 2017, Tony served as CEO of Business.com, where he led the turnaround, build out and successful sale of the company in June of 2016. Prior to Business.com, Tony was CEO of UBM TechWeb, where he led the transformation of a declining print-centric business into a fast-growing digital media, live event and marketing services powerhouse. He also served as President of VNU Media’s Entertainment Group and Publisher of The Hollywood Reporter, building out and expanding the brands via digital media and live events.

Uphoff was the founding CEO of Internet Media company Beliefnet and served as Publisher of InformationWeek in the mid-90s, growing the brand into the largest in the history of B2B media. Uphoff also served in several key management positions at Ziff-Davis during the company’s rapid growth in the early 1990s.

Tony anchors the popular weekly Thomas Index video reports and has been named “Folio Forty C-Level Visionary” by Folio Magazine, “Top Media Innovator” by Mins B2B and is regularly named in the Top 100 business media execs by B2B Magazine.

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Tony Uphoff joins Jim Blasingame to report on the recent Thomas Net Report that shows three-fourths of Americans think the government should fund apprenticeship training, plus 87% think a strong manufacturing sector is important to national security.
Tony Uphoff joins Jim Blasingame to report on the recent Thomas Net Report that shows 62% of Americans still prefer products made in the USA, with over half thinking the quality is superior to imports.
Tony Uphoff joins Jim Blasingame to report on the resurgence of manufacturing in the U.S. due to a number of factors, and why Americans are embracing this trend.