Meet the egs team

Anthony Figliola Vice President
P: (516) 663-5335 F: (516) 663-6641 E: AFigliola@empiregs.com W: www.AnthonyFigliola.com
Education: Stony Brook University, (B.A., Political Science; M.A., Public Policy)

 

Anthony M. Figliola brings over 15 years of experience in multiple disciplines: government affairs, communications & marketing, economic development, and fundraising.

Anthony has leveraged his experience to assist clients that include Canon U.S.A., Caithness Energy, New York Power Authority, PSEG Long Island, Monster Beverage Co., Debt Buyers Association, Level Solar, NYS Bowling Proprietors, HostelWorld, Jetro/Restaurant Depot, Framerica and the Great Neck Water Pollution Control District and many more.

Honesty and integrity is the sine que non, that drives success in business and in life.  

As Vice President of Empire, Anthony has developed a series of unique strategies that have helped his clients achieve enormous success throughout New York State. Some of those successes include: defeating harmful taxes on the transportation and entertainment industries, helped to pass groundbreaking electronic waste laws, building and managing regional and statewide public outreach and advocacy campaigns for national trade group and corporations, as well as securing over $800 million in government incentives for businesses and local governments.

Anthony is the former Deputy Supervisor for the Town of Brookhaven – New York’s second largest municipality. During his tenure he was responsible for a staff of 500 employees and the town’s economic and energy initiatives. In that role he managed a portfolio of expanding businesses generating over $1 billion in capital investments, and securing over $300 million in government incentives for those businesses to expand and
relocate. Anthony previously worked as a professional fundraiser for federal, state, and local campaigns.

He holds a B.A. in Political Science and a Masters degree in Public Policy from Stony Brook University.  He is also active in his local church and is married with two children.

Published
Anthony has been published and regularly interviewed for his expertise in economic development and public policy for media outlets such as: NBC News, FOX News, ABC, Chicago Tribune, New York Times, The Huffington Post, Newsday, NY Daily News, NY Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Finance & Commerce, Metro News, Long Island Business News and many more.