Bergen County, NJ -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/14/2014 -- There is a lot of responsibility that comes along with being a successful businessperson. Part of that responsibility includes giving back to the community, especially to those that need support. Bergen county business professional Anthony Amado tries to support the community as much as possible. Through donations to organizations such as the Mya Lin Terry Foundation, The Greenwich House, Heartshare Human Services of New York, Hurricane Sandy victims and more, Anthony Amado helps those in the community that need support.
Helping the community can be more than just donating money, although for some, that is all a busy professional schedule allows. For Anthony Amado, giving of time is also an important part of the schedule. Anthony spends time volunteering as an advocate with the Hudson County CASA.
Getting out and being active in the community is part of being a well-rounded businessman for Anthony Amado. As a mentor for young businessman, Anthony wants to show the importance of giving back to the community.
About Anthony Amado
Anthony Amado was born and raised in Bergen County, New Jersey. Coming from a large loving family, Anthony has developed a strong sense of determination and compassion for others. Growing up Anthony was in involved in church activities and an elite traveling soccer team. Traveling with the team required teamwork and dedication. It also allowed Anthony the chance to travel abroad and learn about new cultures and people at a young age.
Anthony attended college at Montclair State University, in Montclair, New Jersey. While in college Anthony continued to play colligate soccer. It was in college where Anthony’s strong interest in business and marketing started to grow. Anthony joined an international business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPSI) in college. The organization elected Anthony to the position of pledge class president. Alpha Kappa Psi was founded on the principles of educating its members and the public to appreciate and demand higher.
In the professional world, Anthony joined a growing company and has continued to help it grow. To get the business where it is at today, Anthony had to work three jobs at times to make it happen. The hard work and dedication that Anthony developed at a young age has carried through today.