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Tom Stringer

Site Selection & Incentives Principal and Practice Leader


Executive Summary

Tom Stringer is one of the top site selection and incentives professionals in the country having secured his clients over $2.2 billion in some of the most high-profile economic development projects of the last decade.   

Tom leads BDO’s Site Selection & Incentives practice and has more than 20 years of in-depth industry experience in all phases of the site search and incentives negotiation process for a wide range of clients such as major defense contractors, professional sports leagues, privately held manufacturing companies and start-up’s pushing ground-breaking new technologies into commercialization.

Prior to joining BDO, Tom was a Principal and National Practice Leader for a global consulting firm and served in various leadership roles in investment banking and public accounting firms specializing in providing global site selection and business incentives services. 

Tom has authored numerous articles and sits on the editorial board of Area Development magazine. He serves as a resource in the business incentives and site selection fields for senior elected officials and state agencies. He has been quoted in hundreds of well-known publications on various real estate, tax and corporate location decision making topics.

  • Licensed Attorney & Real Estate Broker in New York

  • J.D., St. John's University
  • B.S., Economics, Villanova University