Marc Anthony is founder and chief executive officer of Black Dot Holdings, LLC, an international real estate solution and services company that specializes in lease management, site development, and site management services. Under his leadership, Black Dot pioneered the first lease acquisition and expense reduction programs, originating over $250 million in acquisitions, saving carriers and tower companies over $1 billion in rent expense, while securing billions of dollars in rent guarantees for landowners.
Mr. Anthony is responsible for driving the company’s corporate vision, strategic direction and capital budget as well as leading and mentoring a staff of over 150 employees. Additionally, he is the primary driver for company culture and provides direction in implementing core business processes and systems, identifying business development and marketing opportunities, and establishing collaborative partnerships.
With over 25 years of leadership experience in wireless site development, sales and marketing and financial transactions, Mr. Anthony has successfully demonstrated his abilities at the senior executive level. Prior to Black Dot, Mr. Anthony founded TeleCom Wireless Solutions, Inc., a wireless site development and construction firm and sold it in March of 2002 when it became Wireless Capital Partners, LLC. He served as co-founder and president of Wireless Capital and helped grow the company's employee base to 200 employees spanning 32 states and was directly responsible for generating over $125 million in acquisition financing during that period.
Born in Los Angeles, California, Mr. Anthony earned a BA in finance from California State University, Fullerton in 1996. In July 2006, he received the Dale Carnegie Leadership Award in recognition of his commitment to leadership excellence.