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Vincent Riggio

business executive.

Vincent Riggio, business executive. award. Roman Catholic.

Background

Riggio, Vincent was born on November 4, 1877 in Nicosia, Sicily. Son of Frank and Flavia (Ansaldi) Riggio.

Education

Came to the United States, 1883. Educational public schools.

Career

Tobacco Company, 1907), 1905-1907, div. manager and sales executive American Tobacco Company, 1907-1922, general sales manager, 1922-1928, assistant vice president, 1928, vice president in charge sales, 1929-1946, president, 1946-1950, Chairman of the Board, director, 1950-1951. Chairman, director J. Wix & Sons, Ltd., London. Director American Tobacco Company of Orient, Golden Belt Manufacturing Company, Henry Clay and Bock & Company, Cuban Land & Leaf Tobacco Company, Cuban Tobacco Company Received American Schools and College Association award.

Membership

Clubs: Metropolitan, Empire State (New York City).

Connections

Married Antoinette Gallo, April. Children: Frank V., Flavia (Mistress.

father:
Frank Riggio

mother:
Flavia (Ansaldi) Riggio

spouse:
Antoinette Gallo

children:
Frank V. Riggio

Flavia (Mrs Riggio