Thomas Cronkright II

Co-Founder & CEO, CertifID

Co-Owner & CEO, Sun Title

Tom is the co-founder and CEO of CertifID, a real-time and guaranteed identity and document verification system to prevent wire fraud in the title, lending and real estate industries.  He and his business partner, Lawrence Duthler, created the solution in response to a fraud incident they experienced in 2015 and the accelerating instances of fraud in real estate transactions.


Thomas W. Cronkright II is also the co-founder and CEO of Sun Title.  Over the past twelve years, Sun Title has grown into one of the largest commercial and residential title agencies in Michigan and has been recognized as an Inc. 5000 company the last four consecutive years, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, and 50 Businesses to Watch in Michigan.  Tom is a licensed attorney, and frequent speaker on identity, cyber fraud, real estate and financial topics and an award winning business leader.


Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Tom was an attorney in the business and corporate practice groups of Warner Norcross & Judd LLP and Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, P.L.C.  Tom received his B.A. degree in finance from Western Michigan University and his law degree from Wayne State University.