Tony began his business career after graduating from Indiana State University with a BS degree in Accounting with minors in math and economics. He was recruited by the Sherwin Williams Company where he joined their finance group supporting the Chicago and mid-west region manufacturing and distribution centers. During his first 9 years, he held several management positions in both accounting and operational capacities. In 1997 he was promoted to Business Unit Controller of the company’s printing division and relocated to Greenville, SC. Tony responsibilities included Accounting, IT and Production Quality Control where he successfully restructured the departments and replaced the proprietary inventory management system.
He joined Advantage Systems in April of 2001 as Vice President of Operations overseeing all aspects of the company’s operations and finance. Over the past 13 years, Advantage Systems has grown to offer a full suite of products and services for Radio, Television and Cable including commercial production and interactive/digital solutions supplied to both advertisers and media partners. As COO/CFO of this multifaceted organization he is driven toward continuous improvement to deliver the top new business development program for local direct sales in the media industry and new product innovations to provide full turn-key sales solutions and unparalleled service to its media partners.