Anthony's Career in transmission service began in 1991 when he worked at Jack Smith's Transmission, Asheville, NC, with his father, Tony Angelo. In 2005, Anthony and his brother, Ryan Angelo, started a new company, First Gear Transmission, Hendersonville, NC, where he worked for the last 9 years.
In 2013, Anthony opened Anthony's Transmission Center (ATC) in Arden, NC. Anthony brings 22 years of experience to ATC, in rebuilding transmissions, transfer cases, and differentials. AT ATC, Anthony is a hands-on proprietor, rebuilding the transmissions himself.
A Western North Carolina native, Anthony and his wife Cindy live in the Asheville area. They have two fuzzy children. A golden retriever named Bella and a black cat named Gracie. You may even see Bella at the shop if you stop in to have your vehicle serviced.