Anthony Davi HONOREE 2020


Anthony Davi was the first-born son to Vita and Guido Davi on February 4, 1939. He is a Monterey native lifetime resident and business owner on the Monterey Peninsula. Growing up he lived on Jefferson Street along with his brothers Sebastian, John and sister Rose. Anthony graduated from Monterey Union High School in 1957. While in high school he met Anita, who later became his wife and partner in life. Anthony fished commercially by his dad’s side gill netting for salmon along the Sacramento River throughout his high school years 1953-1957. After graduating from high school, he worked in San Francisco at his uncle’s fish packing cannery company on Pier 92. Later he returned to Monterey and began working at his father’s insurance and real estate firm.


Anthony began his professional career in the early 60’s selling casualty and life insurance. In 1962 he obtained his real estate agent’s license and in 1963 his real estate broker’s license. In the late 1960’s he began devoting more of his time to residential real estate sales and gradually developed his skills in commercial properties sales, commercial leasing, investing, developing and managing real property in California and Arizona.