Thomas M. WolkBusiness Advisor
Thomas Wolk provides assessments, opinions, and insights on business matters for Wolk & Levine, LLP and its clients.
Thomas M. Wolk was born in Washington, D.C. and is the son of a Justice Department lawyer and homemaker mother. At the age of 10, he and his family relocated to Highland Park, Illinois, a suburb approximately 25 miles north of downtown Chicago.
Mr. Wolk received a Bachelor of Science in English and Communications from University of Wisconsin, Madison. Following a 10 plus year career in sales and sales management, Mr. Wolk began a picture framing business (currently called Artistic Framing, Inc.) in the garage of a house. He and his junior partner worked at weekend flea markets to finance their early years in business. Since then the business has steadily grown and flourished. Artistic Framing now operates out of an 80,000 square foot facility in Wheeling, Illinois and primarily focuses on providing wall décor products to the hospitality industry. Artistic Framing is recognized as a leader in the industry.
Mr. Wolk’s significant other for over 25 years is Minda Smythe. He has a son, Zachary Wolk, who works for Artistic Framing and a daughter Sarah Rose Wolk, who is the Managing Partner of Wolk & Levine, LLP.