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Business Experience

Tony possesses over 30 years of experience creating value in organizations. He has served as executive, board member, board chairman, and business advisor for closely-held, family, public, and divisional companies ranging from $2 million to $2 billion. His diverse experience spans manufacturing, food service, technology, investments, professional services and workplace diversity industries. He offers this broad background to you, to help transform your organization.

Skills and

Board Chairman and Director
Business Advisor and Strategist
Professional Speaker
President and Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Board Engagement

Tony was an advisory board member for Duke Manufacturing, designer and manufacturer of over 4,500 foodservice equipment products serving clients throughout the U.S. and around the world.
He is past Chairman of the Board of the Multicultural Foodservice and Hospitality Alliance (MFHA). During his term the organization underwent its most significant strategic change: the introduction of a new business model, a new brand strategy, and a new governance model.
He advises for CEO Netweavers Inflection Point, a CEO advisory panel.
He has also served on board Compensation, Finance, Retirement Plan and Diversity committees.

Public Speaking

Tony speaks at executive leadership events including Lifework Leadership and CFO Magazine’s national conference. He has been invited to participate on numerous executive panels including Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Leadership Panel, Kettering Executive Summit, and MFHA’s Diverse Executives Panel. He is also an ongoing speaker for FamilyLife’s nationwide “Weekend to Remember”® marriage getaways for audiences from 500 to 1,800.


Tony is a Corporate Directors Governance Fellow, graduate of Wharton’s Executive Education Program, a CPA, holds a BBA in Accounting, with honors, and has earned NASD Series 27, 24, 7 & 63 licenses. Tony has been married to his wife, Venita, for over 30 years, they have two adult children and reside in Atlanta, Georgia.