Tommy Hankins is a Director at Site Selection Group providing support in the area of labor statistics and location advisory. He joined Site Selection Group in 2018. Tommy’s expertise in GIS and data science has allowed him to better analyze markets based on statistical and spatial analysis. Tommy specializes in office related projects specifically in the Tech sector. His industry knowledge spans the globe due to active projects across the U.S., North America, South America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.
Prior to joining Site Selection Group, Tommy worked at an integrated marketing firm as a GIS Analyst. That background transitioned well into his role at Site Selection Group. In addition to Tommy’s involvement in all aspects of a site selection project, he is also responsible for creating and maintaining internal databases, fine-tuning workflow analyses, and identifying innovative ways to display and analyze data. Additionally, Tommy is responsible for identifying new data sources and mapping capabilities to provide best-in-class research capabilities. Tommy works closely with clients to better understand their project needs in order to create custom analyses to provide the best location recommendations. Although Tommy has a technical background, he understands locational decisions go beyond the data and incorporates qualitative research to compliment the statistical findings to make a holistic location decision.
Tommy’s professional background is in GIS and his educational background is in Geography with a specialization in GIS. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Christian University.
Bachelor of Science: Geography, Texas Christian University