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Tony De Stefano

With an extensive background in hospitality and retail marketing, Tony excels in taking the business to the next stage. He is experienced in growing businesses, food safety and staff recruitment, including selection and hiring. He also specialises in business start-ups, expense control, stock control and customer service .


  • Finance-
  • HR-
  • Management-
  • Marketing-
  • Sales-


  • Retail trade-
  • Tourism, hospitality, accommodation and food services-
  • Wholesale trade-
  • Newsagency-
  • Rental, hiring and real estate services-

Spoken Languages:

  • Italian-

State: Victoria

Primary Locations:

  • Melbourne CBD-
  • Melbourne East-
  • Melbourne North-
  • Melbourne South-
  • Melbourne West-

Locations by request:

  • Mornington Peninsula-
  • ( I visit Somers at least monthly and happy to meet clients on the Mornington Peninsula .)

Mentoring available by:

  • In Person, Face to Face in (Victoria) or by Phone and online

I can also deliver mentoring by phone and online

Current Occupation:

Mentor to well over 300 small businesses in metropolitan and regional Victoria.

Detailed CV:

As well as more than 40 years in big retail business, Tony and his family operated a continental delicatessen business for four years and built and set up a large Gold Coast restaurant in the early 1980s. Now involved in export business including sugar, wheat ,coal, iron ore and other products mainly to  China, Indonesia and India. Tony’s experience includes managing a large shopping centre in Melbourne and involvement in a well known coffee roasting business supplying both retail and wholesale trade.


  • Certificate in Productivity and Work Improvement, Monash University
  • Certificate in Food Safety
  • Certificate in Management, Monash University