Tom has announced/emceed/auctioned more than 850 events many of which were charitable causes raising over $85 million dollars for human rights, cystic fibrosis, women and children at risk, education, cancer research, 9/11, US Ski Team, Angel Flight, March of Dimes, birth defects, and adoption.

Ski Events:

  • 33 American Airlines Celebrity Ski events as race announcer, auctioneer and emcee in Crested Butte, CO, Breckenridge, CO, Squaw Valley, CA and Vail, CO.
  • 30 WBZ-TV4 Jack Williams Ski Race for Wednesday's Child events as race announcer and co-emcee with Boston news anchor Jack Williams. Waterville Valley, NH.
  • 15 Country In The Rockies events sponsored by BMI as race announcer, emcee and auctioneer. Crested Butte, CO.
  • 10 Deer Valley SkiFest as emcee, race announcer and auctioneer. Deer Valley, UT
  • 10 Sgt. James Noyes Memorial Ski Race- New Hampshire State Police - as race announcer, emcee, auctioneer.
  • 7 World Cup Races as race announcer, including the 1991 World Cup Finals. Waterville Valley, NH.
  • 6 Christa McAuliffe Ski Invitational's as race announcer. Waterville Valley, NH.
  • 15 WMUR-TV9 Winter Rodeo as emcee, race announcer, and auctioneer. Waterville Valley, NH
  • 8 Merrill Lynch Celebrity Ski Classic as emcee, race announcer and auctioneer. Deer Valley, Utah.
  • 4 WBZ-TV4 Bob Lobel Ski Classic for the Genesis Fund as race announcer. Attitash Mountain, NH.
  • 2 Governor's Ski Invitational events as race announcer, auctioneer and emcee. Waterville Valley, NH.
  • 2 Olympic Ski Challenge fund raisers for the US Ski Team as race announcer. Stratton Mountain, VT.
  • 2 Ski For The Cure-New England Cystic Fibrosis Ski Challenge as race announcer. Attitash Mountain, NH.
  • 2 Fidelity Investments Legends Cup as emcee and race announcer. Squaw Valley, CA, Telluride, CO.
  • 2 Angel Flight event for the Angel Flight Foundation as emcee and race announcer. Mt. Washington Hotel, Bretton Woods, NH.
  • 3 United States National Freestyle Championships as announcer. Waterville Valley, NH
  • 1 Women's Pro Tour as race announcer.
  • 2 United States National Alpine Championships – Waterville Valley, NH
  • 2 Grand Marnier Chefs Ski Race – Waterville Valley, NH
  • 2 New England Cystic Fibrosis Ski Challenge – Attitash Mountain, NH
  • 2 Mobil Celebrity Ski Challenge – Waterville Valley, NH
  • 2 Coors Spectacular Ski Sensation for MS – Waterville Valley, NH
  • 2 BMW Corporate Grand Prix of Skiing – Waterville Valley, NH
  • 1 Stratton Mountain Ski Challenge – Stratton Mountain, VT
  • 1 Friends of Bob Dole Ski Race

Golf Events:

  • 30 Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Golf events as first tee announcer, emcee and auctioneer. Hyannis Port, MA.
  • 20 Michael Bolton Softball, Tennis, Golf and Black Tie Gala events as softball announcer, tennis announcer, tennis tournament director and co-emcee with Joan Lunden of Good Morning America, and auctioneer. Greenwich, CT.
  • 25 American Airlines Celebrity Golf events as first tee announcer, auctioneer and emcee. Newport Beach, CA.
  • 4 Royal Caribbean Golf Classic as emcee. Miami, FL.
  • 1 Boston Celtics Celebrity Golf Tournament as first tee announcer. Salem, MA
  • 4 SEAL Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation 1st Tee announcer, auctioneer
  • 2 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro Am 3M Celebrity Challenge
  • 1 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro Am Shoot-Out
  • 4 Special Operation Forces Support Golf – 1st tee announcer, emcee, auctioneer. Rancho Aanta Fe, CA
  • 4 Blue Angels Foundation Golf & Tennis Classic – 1st tee announcer, emcee, auctioneer. Carlsbad, CA
  • 2 American Airlines Charity Golf for MS – 1st Tee announcer, emcee, auctioneer Dallas, TX
  • 1 Governor Judd Gregg Golf Invitational – emcee and auctioneer Rye, NH


  • 3 'Sizzlin Country' for Cystic Fibrosis as emcee and auctioneer. Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, CA, Las Vegas, NV
  • 4 Andre Agassi 'Grand Slam for Children' - co-auctioneer. Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2 Country in the Rockies Celebrity Fundraiser for the Vanderbilt Cancer Research Center as emcee. Nashville, TN
  • 2 Lance Armstrong Live To Ride Gala, auctioneer. Austin, TX
  • 6 George W. Bush Celebrity Golf Classic, auctioneer. Kennebunkport, ME
  • 1 Keyshawn Johnson Golf Classic, emcee, auctioneer. Dallas TX
  • 1 Academy of Country Music Awards, auctioneer. Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
  • 1 Academy of the Palm Beaches Fundraiser, auctioneer. The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL
  • 2 The Glitz: March of Dimes, auctioneer. The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL
  • 1 Kristi House Touch A Heart Dinner and Auction, auctioneer. Four Seasons Hotel, Miami, FL
  • 1 Heroes In Uniforms fundraiser for NYPD, FDNY, and PANY - New York Rangers, New York Islanders, New Jersey Devils alumni as announcer and auctioneer. New York, NY
  • 2 Brothers in Arms Foundation – Emcee, auctioneer – Washington, DC
  • 10 Waterville Valley Adaptive Snow Sports Gala
  • 10 Margret and H.A. Rey Center Gala Auction
  • 6 Turkey Plunge for the Waterville Valley Adaptive


  • 27 Seasons as anchor/host Waterville Valley Television 6, Waterville Valley, NH
  • 22 Bermuda 8 Golf Tournaments as talent for Delta Air Lines. Bermuda
  • 7 John Havlicek Celebrity Fishing Tournaments as talent/writer. Nantucket, MA
  • 6 Seasons New England Ski Reporter for WBZ-TV 4 Boston, MA
  • 7 Seasons New England Ski Reporter for WMUR-TV9 Manchester, NH
  • 1 Season Tennis Instructional Segments for WBZ-TV4 Boston, MA
  • 3 Legends of Baseball as talent, Scottsdale, AZ, Amelia Island, FL
  • 3 Carl Yastrzemski Celebrity Golf Tournaments as talent, The International, Bolton, MA

Tom Gross PO Box 207 Waterville Valley, NH 03215 USA E-mail