"It's not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It's our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless."
- Holistic Networker, LLCPublisher, 1992 - present
- Newsroom InkVP, Technology, 2011 - present
- Visual Interface ArchitectsPartner, 1990 - 1992
- Texas InstrumentsHuman Factors Engineer (UI/UX), 1987 - 1990
- IBM Almaden Research CenterIntern/Research Associate, 1985 - 1985
Tony is a business consultant and an author who writes about technology solutions for small business owners. He currently publishes Holistic Networker magazine, produces the Wellness Expo®., and runs the leading WordPress Meetup in the U.S. and produces the Emerging Tech Conference.
He co-founded, with Mel Ristau, Visual Interface Architects, a software development and consulting firm. VIA designed user interfaces and software for Fortune 500 companies, government and educational agencies (including NASA), and private clients nationwide.
While at Yale University, Tony earned two masters and a doctorate in Psychology. He also developed accounting software for the Yale’s Psychology department and became Yale’s first online software librarian. After graduation, he took a position at Texas Instruments in the “user-systems engineering” group. He designed both software and hardware systems for TI and presented research to upper management on trends in IT.
- Yale UniversityPsychology, 1983 - 1987
- Tufts UniversityPsychology, 1979 - 1983
- Regis High School1975 - 1979