Tomas is a brand content pioneer with a long and successful track record in journalism, communications, and corporate storytelling. He has been named among the top brand editors in the world. Tomas serves as chief storyteller at Bentley Systems, which builds digital twins of entire cities, including roads, bridges, power and water systems, and other critical infrastructure. Before Bentley, he built the owned storytelling function for Amazon’s cross-company AI communications team focusing on generative AI. He also established and led owned storytelling at Amazon Devices & Services, the Amazon business unit responsible for Alexa, Kindle and other global brands and products. Before Amazon, Tomas spent a decade leading GE Reports and the GE Brief newsletter, GE’s flagship news publications. He built GE Reports into one of the top brand journalism sites. The Financial Times, Inc. magazine and the Brunswick Review listed it as a leading example of content published by businesses. Tomas is originally from Prague, Czech Republic, where he trained as a mechanical engineer. He worked as a journalist in Europe and the U.S., including eight years as a reporter and staff writer at Forbes.