Biography - Tony Toews
Tony Toews is the creator of the Granite Fleet Manager. After the
local college gave a free two week course on programming to local high
school students I was hooked. I've been designing and creating business
solutions for almost thirty years. I first worked with punched cards but
fortunately missed the era of paper tape. Access 1.0 came out in 1992
and Iíve greatly enjoyed working in it ever since.
My major accomplishments are:
- recognized by Microsoft as a
Valuable Professional since 1999 in Microsoft Access, one of about
120 in the world.
My MVP profile.
35,000 postings in the Microsoft Access related newsgroups.
Main Microsoft Access is one of the top three or four visited Access
websites with over 150 pages of technical content
Microsoft Access Blog is the most prolific Access related blog on
the Internet. I frequently use the Granite Fleet Manager to
illustrate various topics of interesting to Microsoft Access developers
on the blog.
To view just those blog entries click on this sentence.
- The relationships diagram of my largest Access system was printed on a
plotter and was hanging in the hallway of the Microsoft Access
product group for a year. .
- A small list of the systems I've developed can be found at the
- Uncle to three great nieces and nephews.