Anthony Fusco, Jr. is a Philadelphia entrepreneur with a well established career in the real estate industry. After graduating from Widener University with a B.S. in Finance (1988), Anthony joined the Berman Development Corporation. Within a two-year period, he was named top salesperson of the Multi-Unit Investment Property Division and was appointed Assistant Vice President Sales/Marketing.
Anthony continued on to become Vice-President, Sales and Marketing, for the Reshetar Group, Inc. where he increased sales 50% between 1991 and 1994. At the same time, he supervised land acquisitions and development and was in charge of five new construction projects.
In 1995, Anthony joined the Wentworth Group as Vice President, Sales and Acquisitions. He oversaw East Coast real estate transactions, including sales, acquisitions, funding and capital generation. He was also responsible for serving the Group's clients in the areas of finance, investments, foreclosures and workouts, new construction, land subdivision, residential and commercial brokerage, and project oriented sales.
Beginning in 1999, opportunities arose to enter the national retail sector of the cosmetic industry and he partnered with Italy’s #1 cosmetic company to open stores in the King of Prussia Plaza (2000) & The Piazza in Center City Philadelphia (2006). In 2001 the Boutique was awarded “Best of Philly” by Philadelphia Magazine.
Additionally in 2000, Anthony was approached to become a partner in the Hospitality Industry. By the year 2005, the group had purchased, developed and conceptualized seven new Restaurant/Bar/Nightclubs in Downtown Philadelphia that contributed to the rebirth of the Center City Nightlife.
In 2007, after selling both the retail and hospitality ventures, Anthony became the President of Wentworth Real Estate Corporation (WREC). The core focus of the firm was sales; leasing and investor management for the Wentworth managed properties as well as being a full service Real Estate Brokerage/Consulting firm for local and national clients. In 2010, WREC merged firms with Blue Square Realty Group creating a larger platform for real estate services in the Center City marketplace. The firm was sold in early 2014 in order for Anthony to join the Drexel Brothers team as a Director.
In addition, since 1995, Anthony has been General Partner in numerous real estate partnerships that have acquired and developed over $100 million dollars in residential/commercial real estate throughout the Tri-State Area.
Anthony is the recipient of numerous awards in the real estate field, including the Silver, Gold and Platinum Awards from the Philadelphia Board of Realtors, the Gold Award for both Individual Achievement and Company Leadership from the National Association of Home Builders, and the Pinnacle Award (Salesperson of the Year) from the National Sales and Marketing Council
His professional association memberships included the National Sales and Marketing Council, Pennsylvania RPAC and the National Board of Realtors.