Tony was born and raised in the NY/NJ area. He lived in Wyckoff, NJ for 17 years. Tony made his first trip in 1976 with his family on the Amtrak train. This became a family ritual and he and his family came every year thereafter. He became fascinated with how the park was operated, and how things worked. Sometime after college Tony and his parents moved to Florida, and he began to work at WDW doing security in Epcot. Working for WDW really fueled his passion for Disney. In July 2010 he fulfilled part of the dream by moving to FL, Hopefully he will work for WDW again soon. He is the owner and creator of DisneyByTheNumb3rs.com which has fascinating facts all about Disney and each fact must begin with a number.