Allan Petretti is a lifelong Hackensack resident (going back 3 generations) and has written books on the history of Hackensack. He has also been a business owner in Hackensack for over 50 years and has written over 20 books on the subject of market trends and values of Coca-Cola collectibles. He frequently conducts seminars around the nation, and is a noted appraiser whose expertise is called upon for special collector events at The World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, GA. He's also been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, The Robb Report, Ladies Home Journal, and the London Times.
Allan Petretti has a background in graphic arts, advertising and publishing and is a lifelong amateur illustrator and cartoon artist who went back to his art as a result of trying to amuse his four grandchildren. He has since exhibited in a few Libraries locally and has received great reviews. He is currently working extensively on 3D Art incorporating color, graphics, product illustrations and most of all humor. His favorite subject is animals in unlikely situations!