Consultant Spotlight: Tony Summerlin, Director of Business Development, Quality Services


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Tony Summerlin is the Director of Business Development for the Registry Partners Quality Division.

Prior to his career at Registry Partners, Tony spent over 30 years in the Information Technology industry working in sales, marketing and management at several high-profile technology companies. He is among a select group of successful IT sales professionals to have experience in delivering solutions for IT mainframes and storage subsystems, open systems, network management, voice and data communications and storage area networks.

Tony attributes his success over the years to taking a professional approach to delivering high quality and timely solutions to his customers. Much of this success is due to his commitment to growth and personal development, being a team player, his willingness to take a leadership role, attention to detail and continual focus on products and services within the industry. His clients view him as a consultant, resource manager and key player in helping them meet their short-term and long-term goals.

Tony is a graduate of Wake Technical College in Raleigh, NC. He is a Vietnam veteran and recipient of both the Air Force and Vietnam Distinguished Service Award and the Air Force Commendation Medal. Throughout his career Tony has achieved corporate recognition and awards for his outstanding service, top sales performance and sales leadership at the regional, divisional and national levels.

In Tony’s spare time he enjoys golfing. Tony resides in North Carolina with his wife.  They have one daughter and recently became grandparents.  Tony often says, “life is full of chapters, being able to share the stories of my life experiences and of those who have helped me to be successful is all anyone could ask for”.