Tonio Palmer

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Tonio joined Charles Flint Fine Art and Antiques Gallery in 2011 and focuses primarily on fine art sales.  He has had a life-long interest in fine art and is now able to marry this interest with his business background.  Tonio spent four years as director of Marketing, Language and Culture Programs, at the Lauder Institute, Wharton’s dual degree MBA/MA program at the University of Pennsylvania.  He launched his first company in 2000 to bring German companies to the US.  Notable ventures included a German language TV channel called GermanTV and IOSONO Inc., a revolutionary audio technology where he was their first CEO.  Prior Tonio spent seven years in Germany working for W.L. Gore and Hill-Rom.

Tonio is the founder and president of Carowik Inc., makers of the Wizzy Wrap™, an innovative way to wrap gifts with fabrics (

Tonio is a graduate of Bowdoin College and holds an MBA from the Wharton School and an MA in International Studies as a graduate of the Lauder Institute.  He speaks German and Portuguese and lives with his wife and three children in the beautiful Berkshires.