Founder & President of D2 Worldwide, Tony Olson, Signs Publishing Deal With TechnologyPress™ To Co-Author the book, “On Thin Ice”

Tony Olson will team up with other leading IT professionals to release the new book, “On Thin Ice,” a collaboration of expert advice on the Information Technology industry

North Sioux City, SD – August 5, 2020 – Founder & President of D2 Worldwide, Tony Olson, recently signed a publishing deal to co-write the forthcoming book titled On Thin Ice, published by TechnologyPress. In addition to Olson’s expertise, the publication features content from other leading IT Consultants and Experts. The book will be released under TechnologyPress™, an imprint of CelebrityPress® LLC, a leading business book publisher that publishes books from ThoughtLeaders® around the world.

On Thin Ice is tentatively scheduled for release in late fall of 2020.

Tony and the other authors have chosen to receive no royalties from the book, and to instead donate them to the St. Jude Foundation.

Tony Olson was selected to be an author due to his willingness to share his vast knowledge about the IT industry. His professional expertise makes him an asset to the publication and will surely benefit a wide range of readers.

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About Tony

Tony Olson is a leader in the computer industry where he has worked for nearly 40 years. An entrepreneur, Tony founded D2 Worldwide in 2004 and, as President continues to lead the effort to provide great solutions for D2’s clients. An innovator, Tony is an inventor with over two dozen U.S. Patents. His education includes a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology and a Master’s degree in Computer Design from the University of Massachusetts. And most importantly, as a family man, Tony and his wife Cindy of 36 years have four beautiful children.

Tony founded D2 on the principle of servant-leadership. Servant, because Tony drives D2 to always understand IT clients’ business goals and needs. Tony directs D2 to ultimately serve clients by taking work off their plates and worry off their minds. Tony drives D2 to leadership by researching emerging trends in technology, culture, and behavioral changes in society. This, in turn, helps clients understand and serve their customers better. In addition, D2 leads clients by designing systems to fit perfectly into their business ecosystem. These efforts combined, promote D2 clients to work safely, efficiently, and with a competitive advantage in their industry.

Through Tony’s leadership, D2 is an active participant in the cybersecurity industry. Most recently, he provided significant commentary content to the draft of the federal government specification on “Detecting and Responding to Ransomware and Other Destructive Events.”

Tony’s servant-leader culture extends a helping hand to the community by providing books to elementary school kids who need them. The D2 “Books for Budding Brains” program has been in service for over ten years and has provided tens of thousands of kids with free books.

Prior to D2, Tony worked as the Vice President of Engineering and Product Development at Gateway Computer Company. Tony led the effort to design, test, configure, and deliver literally millions of award-winning desktop, notebook, server, and network-based products. One of the first P.C. companies to employ Human Factor Engineers, Tony helped Gateway pioneer the design of delightful customer experiences. They were so wonderful that customers were excited to see the cow-spotted box arrive on their doorstep.

Tony started his career at Zenith Data Systems as a designer of computer systems. Later, as Director of Engineering, Tony lead efforts that required government security clearance to design highly secure computer systems for branches of U.S. military.

You can connect with Tony at:

  • [email protected]
  • Work Phone (605)422-1322


About TechnologyPress™

TechnologyPress™ is a leading business and technology book publisher that publishes books from thought leaders around the world. TechnologyPress™ has published books alongside Robin Robins and other Cybersecurity experts. TechnologyPress™ is an imprint in partnership with CelebrityPress® LLC. CelebrityPress® has published books alongside Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Kennedy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Robert Allen, Michael Gerber, Tom Hopkins, and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields.




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