Get to Know Callier and Thompson

Tony Ford Q&A

Tony Ford

How would you describe your role on the Callier and Thompson team?

Chief cook and bottle washer.


What are a few of your favorite things?

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens.


Share with us one unusual thing many people may not know about you?

I like to dance but I’m terrible at it.


What is one piece of advice or statement you want to make about the kitchen and bath industry (or remodeling)?

Be patient and let us handle it.


What do you like most about working for Callier and Thompson Kitchens, Baths, Appliances?

The comradery, we’re all fixed on the same goal.


Where did you grow up?

Webster Groves


What motivates you to work hard day in and day out?



What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?

My grand children


What is your favorite kitchen appliance and why?

My dishwasher


What do you do for fun in your spare time?

I'm a woodworker, also enjoy estate sales.


What’s your favorite tradition or holiday and why?

Festivus for the "airing of grievances"


What is your favorite game or sport to watch?



What is your favorite thing to do in St Louis?

The Zoo, it's mostly free.


How long have your been in the kitchen and bath industry?

Since 2004.


What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

The wife is always right.


If you were a professional baseball player, what song would you choose for your “walk up song”?

The Macho Man song.


Are you a cat person or dog person?

Both equally.