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Hangin' With ... Anthony Travel President & CEO John Anthony

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 02 / 15

John Anthony JOHN ANTHONY is the president & CEO of Anthony Travel, a U.S.-based travel partner of more than 50 university athletic departments. Anthony Travel served as the official travel partner for coll...

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