Born and raised near Bern, Switzerland, Tom Schneider called the Alpine nation home until his early 20’s. After completing Business School in Switzerland, Tom relocated to the United States to study the fundamentals of film making at the core of its modern day creation. Tom graduated from Full Sail University in Florida with a degree in Video and Film production, receiving 9 Course Director Awards in the process and finishing valedictorian of his class.
As a filmmaker, Tom has written and directed several short films and two independent feature films. The comedy “Souffle D’Ailleurs”, produced in Québec with the support of the National Film Board of Canada, has been showcased at multiple festivals in Europe and North America. Tom’s second feature film “The Willing”, shot in the desert of California, was recognized with an “Accolade Award of Merit” a “CINE Golden Eeagle Award” and was named "Best Feature Film" at the 2013 Honolulu Film Awards.
Concurrent with his film work, Tom has produced video content for various corporate and sports events. His clients include the NFL, Swiss Sports BRO and Swiss Skiing Federation. In addition Tom has been contracted to edit video content for corporate events world wide, hosted by companies such as Boeing, Citrix Systems, Bank of America, Allergan, Pacific Life Insurance and many more.