Tony was raised in Lenawee County on the east side of the state. He graduated from Grand Valley State University and was also a member of the varsity tennis team. After graduation, he began his career in financial services and has been serving his clients since the year 2000. Mr. Ries holds the professional designations of Certified Financial Planner, Chartered Financial Consultant, and Registered Financial Consultant, and is a Partner at Hayden Ries Investment Management. Tony specializes in Financial Planning, Investment Management, Retirement Planning, College Savings Programs, 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plans, as well as Life Insurance Consulting. In his spare time, Tony enjoys spending his time around the water along West Michigan's lakeshore, as well as playing golf and tennis whenever time allows. He resides in Caledonia, Michigan with his wife Kristyn, daughter Alyssa, and son Evan.