Tom Kilroy is senior vice president and general manager of Intel’s Sales and Marketing Group (SMG), responsible for all of the company’s sales and marketing efforts around the world.
Kilroy joined Intel in 1990 as a regional sales manager for the Personal Computer Enhancements Operation, where he was responsible for creating Intel’s branded sales operation in the central United States. In 1993, he was promoted to North America sales manager for Intel’s Reseller Channel Operation. He was promoted to general manager for RCO in 1996 where he assumed responsibly for Intel’s global channel business and was appointed vice president in 2000.
In 2002 he became SMG vice president and general manager of the Communications Sales Organization, where he led global sales of Intel’s communications products. A year later he was named vice president of the SMG and co-president of Intel Americas, Inc., where he was responsible for all sales and marketing activities in North America and South America.
In 2005 Kilroy became a corporate officer as he was named vice president and co-general manager of Intel’s Digital Enterprise Group. This was Intel’s largest business including the server, business client, embedded, and visual computing platform operating groups.
Prior to joining Intel, Kilroy held sales and channel management positions with Burroughs Corporation and Wang Laboratories. He received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Western Illinois University in 1979.