Tony VlastelicaFOUNDER & PRINCIPAL

    Tony received his bachelors of economics from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2003. Tony successfully ran one of the top performing franchises for College Pro Painters for 5 years, employing 20 people at his peak. Tony has a strong, entrepreneurial spirit that runs in his family; both his mother and brother own their own businesses.


    After college, Tony worked at Cintas Corporation for nearly 3 years in document management sales. Tony was consistently a top performer in his group while employed at Cintas. Before CES was founded, Tony worked directly for Orion Energy Systems in business development for 4 years. Throughout his time representing Orion technology, Tony proved to be a top performer as he secured many new customers and major national accounts.

    Tony’s role with CES includes new retail and wholesale business development, project management, and talent acquisition and training. In his free time, Tony enjoys watching football and spending time with his family and friends.