Tony John is the Founder and Managing Director for Anthony John Group. As a widely acclaimed developer and recipient of multiple industry awards, Tony’s reputation has been built on projects of an enduring aesthetic and lasting commercial value.
Tony has an innate ability to recognise market trends ahead of the field and transform comprehensive visions into design reality.
His early projects remain some of Brisbane’s favoured destinations and more recent projects continue to build on this reputation for lasting value. From Rosalie Village to Emporium it has been a record of continuous improvement and with each new phase, Tony continues to raise the bar higher. His team have been well mentored and now represent one of the most creative and commercially savvy development teams in Queensland.
Few others can lay claim to such a variety of successful commercial developments, from residential to retail, to commercial and including hotels. None have created their own boutique hotel brand and delivered not only a successful hotel operation, but managed it successfully to the point of receiving the ultimate accolade – Best Luxury Accommodation in the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards. This joins a string of awards for other group projects, including from the UDIA, which recognise excellence in development.
A prominent industry leader in Brisbane, Tony commenced his early career in architecture. He is increasingly regarded among a handful of developers whose project ideas receive immediate attention from policy makers and the investment market for originality in conceptualisation, excellence in design and long term value capture.
Tony's formal qualifications encompass two Bachelor's Degrees in Architecture and Design Studies.