Tom grew up in Queens, New York where he worked as a photojournalist for several local newspapers and as a publicist for a State Assemblyman. During this time he shot in black & white, and developed and printed his own film. Tom later became adept at digital photography and has had his African wildlife work exhibited in New York City.
He has a BA in marketing from New York University and an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College.The bulk of his professional career has been in finance, working at Lehman Brothers, and later at Atlas Capital.
His recent interest and fascination with virtual reality inspired him to get back in touch with his photography roots, and co-found bankstreet.
Vasil has been a keen observer, innovator and thought-leader in the 360 photography field since the industry’s early days in 2008. He has accumulated a large portfolio of property tours throughout the world, with much of his work in Europe and New York.
An expert in photography and software development, Vasil specializes in the innovative design and implementation of 360 solutions that deliver exceptional senses of realism. He is a talented techie who has a masters degree in mathematics from Saratov State University and has worked with several startups as an engineer.