West Palm Beach
Tony Boselli, Managing Partner, Jacksonville Office
Tony Boselli, a former Jacksonville Jaguar and five-time All-Pro offensive tackle, has a long history of assessing and successfully exceeding client needs. Tony brings strong relationships with key decision-makers and business leaders nationwide to Ballard Partners' Jacksonville office.
Before joining the firm in early 2011, Tony served as managing partner at the Florida office of IF Marketing & Advertising where he will continue his strategic alliance and business development efforts with the firm. In this role, Tony oversees the strategic planning and overall growth of the firm and will further similar business development efforts for the Jacksonville location of Ballard Partners.
With a long commitment to the Jacksonville region, Tony recently served as the Commissioner of the Team Teal campaign to reverse the downward attendance trend for the Jacksonville Jaguars. His efforts helped to increased tickets sales by 44 percent.
A graduate of the University of Southern California, Tony was the first-ever draft pick of the newly formed Jacksonville Jaguars in 1995. He was later selected as the inductee of the "Pride of the Jaguars," the team's official Hall of Fame. In 1995, Tony founded the Boselli Foundation, a non-profit organization which provides academic and athletic support for at-risk Jacksonville-area children. Furthermore, he is an active member in his community, regularly speaking to youth groups about his life and sports experiences.