TITLE

Italian American success stories

AUTHOR(S)
Zuber, Shari Lyn
PUB. DATE
December 1992
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Dec92, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several examples of Italian Americans who often started out with very little and became millionaires. How Amedeo Obici began the Planters Nut and Chocolate Company in the early 1900s; How chef Hector Boiardi began the Chef Boyardee label; How Marco Fontana began the California Fruit Packing Corporation, the largest vegetable and fruit canning operation in the world, and created the Del Monte brand; Wine producers Ernest and Julio Gallo.
ACCESSION #
9302141462

 

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