Tony Ford

Tony Ford: Senior Associate

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Tony Ford has been a Senior Associate at Kasper & Associates since 2008. Mr. Ford has over 30 years experience in creating industry leading, high-growth organizations in the manufacturing, wholesale distribution, B2B sales and hospitality sectors. ?He has also lead in the creation of award winning organizations which support the growth of entrepreneurship nationwide.

  • Founder and CEO of Salon Support, Inc., a national cosmetics Sales/Distribution firm
  • Founding Executive Director of the Fort Worth Business Assistance Center
  • Board Member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Small Business Council
  • Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the Kauffman Foundation
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and National Hall of Fame member
  • SBA Exporter of the Year Award winner
  • Named one of Fort Worth’s Most Influential People by Fort Worth Inc. magazine
  • First recipient of the Christian Leadership Award from Dallas Baptist University
  • Vice Chairman of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce District Export Council
  • Leadership Fort Worth graduate
  • B.S. from Oklahoma State University
  • Attended graduate school in Education at Southwestern Theological Seminary
  • Member of the National Speaker’s Association