About Advanced Technology

A History of Success

At Advanced Technology, we know that finding the unique skill sets that our clients need at the time they need it takes experience, skill, and a lot of hard work. Our principals have over 80 years combined experience in matching highly skilled professionals with opportunities throughout the United States. We specialize in contract engineering, technical recruiting, high technology workforce augmentation and highly skilled personnel placement across a variety of industries including Aerospace & Defense, Consumer Electronics, Medical, Automotive, Communications, Semiconductor, Power and more. Advanced Technology is still managed by its founders who remain committed to the highest level of service and professionalism.

    Our Principles

    Anthony Bonanno, President

    Anthony Bonanno holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the College of the Holy Cross, a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School and an Advanced Graduate Business Certificate in Accounting from Bentley College McCallum Graduate School of Business. Tony started his career as an attorney specializing in real estate litigation, business torts and employment law. While practicing law, Tony attended the Master of Science in Accountancy program at night. He later worked for Additional Technical Support, Inc. (ATSI), now owned by Entegee, a Modis subsidiary, as a technical recruiter specializing in the placement of electronic and software engineers, and after being moved into account management, rose rapidly to the highest grossing salesperson in the company. Tony landed several major accounts and successfully cultivated relationships with cornerstone clients like Delphi Automotive, Raytheon, Tellabs and EDS. After leaving ATSI, Tony provided human capital consulting services for Parametric Technology Corporation n/k/a PTC until the founding of Advanced Technology. Tony is a husband, father, nationally licensed youth soccer coach, black belt student and third dan instructor in kempo kung fu, and enjoys martial arts, triathlon, skiing and wellness.

    Anthony Calisi, Chairman

    Anthony Calisi holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Boston College and has over 25 years of experience in the staffing industry including full time / direct placement and contract placement. Upon graduating from BC, Tony worked for Additional Technical Support, Inc. (ATSI), as a technical recruiter, for over 10 years and was promoted to Vice President. Tony contributed greatly to ATSI’s success by winning and retaining pivotal business from industry leaders such as General Motors Corporation, General Dynamics Corporation, Raytheon, and Whirlpool Corporation. From a very young age, while working in his family business, Tony understood the importance of hard work and dedication. His Dad taught him to treat people with respect, fairness, and always value the business relationships you make whether big or small. Those days in the family business included many 12-18 hour work days, 7 days a week, especially during the holidays. Although the 7 day 12-18 hour work days are a thing of the past, Tony still works around the clock checking emails and he makes himself available for his customers and consultants. Tony is married with 3 kids and is involved in their scouting and sporting activities. When time allows, Tony enjoys boating and fishing on Cape Cod.

    Andrew Bonanno, COO

    Andrew Bonanno holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics/Finance from Bentley College and over 30 years in all aspects of the temporary help industry. Andrew began his career working at Technical Aid Corporation (TAC) as a technical recruiter and moved rapidly up the account management ranks to become National Division Manager. During his tenure at TAC, Andrew led several startup and turnaround operations throughout New England and the Mid-Atlantic regions. Andrew opened, staffed and built several regional offices, and managed and grew the National Division to over $30 Million in annual revenue. In 1990, Andrew joined Additional Technical Support, Inc. (ATSI) to run and manage its National Division where he built it into a highly successful operation with annual revenues in excess of $50 Million. When ATSI was acquired by Accustaff in 1996, Andrew retired, until the founding of Advanced Technology. Andrew is a husband, father, expert skier, avid guitarist and vocalist with two albums who enjoys heli-skiing, cat-skiing and volunteering his time to coach youth baseball.

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