Tony is the founding President of Mountain View Public Safety Foundation. Tony, a third-generation Mountain View resident, is a Santa Clara University graduate. Tony received his bachelor’s degree in commerce, and went on to complete the Strategic Marketing program at Stanford’s School of Business. He is also a certified software engineer and developer.
Tony has been a leading technology and business-model problem solver as well as an idea architect in Silicon Valley. Tony founded his first company while attending Santa Clara University. After graduating, he began his career at Sun Microsystems as a Systems Engineer and was soon advancing through the company. Tony’s second company was Tidalwave Technologies, which was acquired by Veritas. At Veritas, Tony was the company’s Director of International Sales for Japan, and later, the Far East. Tony rejoined Sun Microsystems and advanced through the divisions, culminating in senior directorships. Tony left Sun in 2004 to start Siress AG Consulting, where his focus is on applying his experience to help entrepreneurs reach the full potential with their products.
Tony served as the President and CEO of Mountain View Chamber of Commerce. Tony was born and raised in Mountain View. Through his love and support of public safety, Tony helped to found Mountain View Public Safety Foundation in 2013 in the hopes to bring awareness to the community to support public safety and their increasing needs.