Phil Paranicas

Phil thrives in the fast-paced world of digital media where ThomasNet is serving a new generation of B2B professionals by helping their businesses connect, collaborate and grow.As the Director of New Product Development, Mr. Paranicas is responsible for creating new products and services that support the ThomasNet‰’s mission to help bring buyers together with sellers. His team is focused on innovating Internet-based solutions to address real-life business challenges.Completely at home in this new role, Mr. Paranicas brings 20+ years of expertise in both traditional and online B2B marketing, quality management and communications.Prior to this, Mr. Paranicas spearheaded ThomasNet‰’s Digital Media Team which develops effective social media, SEO and email marketing programs for the manufacturing community.He is a well-known speaker and author on all areas of digital media.Before joining ThomasNet, Mr. Paranicas was president of a leading digital marketing agency, specializing in website design, SEO and social media. Mr. Paranicas has a M.B.A. in Quality Management, and a B.A. in Management and Communications from Dowling College, Oakdale, New York.