Thomas Roth


Thomas Roth, President and Founder,
launched Community Marketing, Inc. in 1992, and has served as its President for over 20 years. Tom and his team have developed a spectrum of products and services to skillfully lead the company’s global clients to their goals. Tom is now primarily dedicating his industry-leading expertise to head up the Community Marketing & Insights division, which produces the annual LGBT Community Survey®, as well as custom consumer research studies for a variety of market leaders. Tom engages in strategic consulting to CMI’s diverse clients in tourism, hospitality, banking, retail, pharmaceutical, beverages, real estate, insurance, government, etc., and conducts educational seminars for corporations and organizations.

Tom studied at Maharishi University of Management and earned his MBA in 1985. He provides pro-bono consulting and marketing services to non-profits; served on the board of the Commercial Closet Association (a department of GLAAD); and served as an officer on the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association board of directors. He  is a long-time instructor of the Transcendental Meditation (TM) program, having performed volunteer work with at-risk youth in San Francisco schools, and now heading up a pilot study on the benefits of TM for people living with HIV/AIDS in collaboration with SF AIDS Foundation.

Email Thomas Roth
Tel 415/437-3800 ext. 3