Tom At The Oscars
What an honor to have been part of the team that won
the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Subject. Not only did I get to make significant contributions to the final draft of a script by Joe Kennedy and John Canemaker, one of the world’s most respected animators, but I got to work alongside the film’s incredibly talented Producer, my sister Peggy Stern. Plus, I even gave the film its title. “The Moon and the Son.”
To sit in the Kodak Theatre and to hear the name of your project called as a winner… I literally jumped out of my seat. Let’s face it, the Oscar is the granddaddy of awards. Sure, I had previously achieved a ten-year streak, winning Best Corporate Recruiter at my firm every single time. But it just didn’t mean as much. Maybe because I was the sole proprietor.WATCH MORE
Your Career Doesn’t Have To Be Work
Over the years Tom has had the opportunity to be involved and help many people. Here are just a couple of those opportunities he is proud to have been a part of.