Tony Hosking


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Resource Corporation

Tony Hosking grew up surrounded by music. His father, Ray, was a respected studio session trumpeter and helped young Tony land his first job in the brass department of Allan's Music store in Melbourne. Over the years, he had several fascinating jobs within the industry including reviewing each Gibson Guitar that came into Australia to pick out the instruments that had been damaged in transport and needed repairs before being sent to the stores. In 1993, Tony and his wife formed a new wholesale business that carries Konig & Meyer products and more recently expanded into the Live Sound industry by including the ARX line of products.