Tony and Lori Britt, together since 1990 and married since 1993, formed The Britt Group to handle myriad independent contracting and consulting projects in business and event management, media and marketing, public relations and promotions, oral and written communications.

Tony holds B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His 28 years of professional experience includes stints as a newspaper reporter, publishing manager, television producer, event organizer, writer and editor, crisis management consultant, and Special Assistant to the President of the United States Olympic Committee. A North Carolina native, he's also a little league baseball coach.

Lori graduated from Bloomsburg University at age 20, earned a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Duke University and is currently teaching while working toward her Masters in Communication at the UNC-Greensboro. Her 20 years of professional experience includes awards for excellence in writing, promotions, design, public relations and project management. A Pennsylvania native, she's also a multi-tasking mom.

Tony & Lori met while hot air ballooning in Baton Rouge, and today have three bright and beautiful children - Kylie, Kasey and Charlie. They are active at Grace Lutheran Church in Durham, and serve in various volunteer organizations.