John Tavano

John Tavano
John Tavano – Chief Executive Officer

John has over 25 years in the travel industry. His entrepreneurial leadership has identified many strategic alliances and niche opportunities within the travel industry. In 1991, John founded MTL Vacations 1-800-Montreal, a tour operator that assisted over 100,000 passengers to Canada from the United States.

As Chief Executive Officer, John is responsible for sculpting the overall vision and growth of Yankee Leisure Group, Inc. (YLG) allowing YLG to expand its portfolio of brands and drive the organization forward into new and exciting directions.

John previously served on the Canadian Tourism Commissions U.S. Advisory Board, Mohegan Sun Advisory Board and the North Shore Community College Travel Industry Board.

John holds an MBA degree from Northeastern University.