A senior level executive consultant with over 20 years management experience in business-to-business and consumer markets with key leadership roles in start up and early stage growth companies and a strong background in general management, strategic planning and management, business and corporate planning and analysis, project management, sales and marketing management, business development and strong team and people management.
Over the past few years Mr Pittorino has been involved in consulting to and growing a number SME companies, providing strategic direction, leadership, business development and management. Prior to this time he held executive management roles at a number of consumer goods, publishing, creative services, animation and digital media companies; Tony was responsible for the overall management, growth and profitability of a world renowned animation business, successfully building sales revenues, significantly increasing the client base and providing the strategic direction and planning that led to a multi-million dollar capital raise and expansion of the business to China.
Mr Pittorino was a Director and founder of Digital Leisure, a sales and distribution company of interactive entertainment and technology products, and following a period of rapid growth the company was successfully acquired by previously listed NASDAQ company, Acclaim Entertainment (AKLM). Mr Pittorino was Managing Director Australia at Activision Inc., a Nasdaq listed company (ATVI) where he established the US interactive entertainment company’s Asia Pacific business. And following this was based in the UK as Managing Director Europe where he successfully re-established Activision’s European operation.
Mr Pittorino has held management and sales and marketing positions in industrial, consumer technology, consumer goods and service companies, including Commodore Computers, Faberge, Playtex and Dow Corning. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.