Tom Costa



Tom is the Chief Executive Officer of ShowClix, Inc., a cloud-based software company that provides full-service event ticketing and access control solutions to professional event organizers around the world.

Tom started and sold four technology companies, two of them to public firms. His experience ranges from bootstrap startup to managing a national organization with a $1B revenue budget. He has raised over $25M in venture financing.

Tom is a member of the Board of Advisors for the Eberly College of Business at IUP and a Mentor for the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh. Tom was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year by IUP in 1999.

Tom is a former Golden Gloves boxing champion and an avid cyclist and fly fisherman.