As President, I not only manage day to day operations, but I am responsible for my own creative workload. I manage a big-picture view of where we are and where we're heading, helping ensure our clients' and employees' expectations and creative needs are met.
How did you learn to do what you do?
By doing. Hellman has been through a lot of changes during our history. You use common sense and trust your instincts.
Describe a favorite project you’ve worked on.
“Scooters” preschool-age toy vehicles packaging. I enjoy working with dimensional objects.
In your time at Hellman, what are you most proud of?
This is personal. I have helped a lot of young creatives get their start in this industry.
What’s your favorite quote that applies to your work?
“Keep it simple (even when it isn’t).”
What do you enjoy outside of work?
Bicycling and exploring with my best friend, Peg.
His co-workers say that Tony is:
Dependable, calm, hardworking, loyal, dedicated, patient and will tackle anything.