Kerry J. Cannon Jr. is the group publisher at Questex Media Group Inc., overseeing the Travel Agent Media Group based in New York City. Cannon has been in publishing for 26 years, and in tourism-related publishing and marketing for 18 years. In his current role, Cannon has direct management and P&L responsibility for Travel Agent magazine, the oldest and market leading travel agency publication, now in its 78th year of publication. He also oversees Travel Agent University and the Travel Agent Custom Publishing division of Questex, as well as Home-Based Travel Agent magazine and the Home-Based Travel Agent Expos in Las Vegas. For three years prior to assuming this leadership post at Travel Agent magazine, Kerry ran the spa and beauty publications for Questex Media Group, Inc. (formerly Advanstar Communications). Prior to joining Advanstar, Cannon launched a travel marketing and multi-media company called Destinations On Tape, where many of the world’s top destination and resort spas were among his clients. Cannon successfully ran Destinations On Tape for 10 years, before selling the business to Cahners Travel Group in 2000. Cannon is married, with two children and lives in Norwalk, CT.