About Us

Cartan Tours’ reputation as a well-respected, old-line travel organization is in no short part due to its chairman and owner, David G. Elmore.

One of the nation’s most versatile sports and travel industry entrepreneurs, Dave Elmore’s stature in the community has risen to a place of high respect. In 1984 Dave was appointed to the Travel and Tourism Advisory Board by the Secretary of Commerce and in 1987 served as Vice Chairman of the Board. He has also served as Chairman of the Travel and Tourism Committee for the National Council for U.S. China Trade and was elected Entrepreneur of the Year in 1989 by Indiana University.

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Today, Dave dedicates his business insight and love of sports towards Cartan Tours and the Elmore Sports Group.

> Learn more about the Elmore Sports Group’s dynamic collection of sports, entertainment and event management companies.

> Read why Sports Business Journal named Dave as one of the “Five People to Know” in 2008

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> Read the latest press coverage for  Cartan Tours

> See the other members of Cartan’s Executive Team

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