639 likes. Gerlando Sciascia was a Bonanno caporegime that served as a representative for the Rizzutos. [21] Among the 90 people arrested were Nicolo Rizzuto, father of Vito Rizzuto, Paolo Renda, Vito Rizzuto's brother-in-law, Rocco Sollecito, Francesco Arcadi, Lorenzo Giordano and Francesco Del Balso. Police believed Joseph drove the getaway car in the Rizzuto murder. An actor, PGA producer, social media advisor, entrepreneur, owner of Potato Eater Productions, and philanthropist, Sergio is no stranger to wearing multiple hats – with one of his current hats as the supervillain in the new Bruce Willis film. [29] In 2004, he was sentenced to 4 years in prison for his role in a drug trafficking ring that operated out of Italian cafés in St. Léonard and St. Michel. Rizzuto remains in control as Montreal Mafia War ends By DiMaiolo Santolo January 25, 2020 The bloody Montreal Mafia War has definitely taken a toll but the mighty Rizzuto crime family … “Adverse” is directed by Brian A. Metcalf from his own script. [96] On June 2, 2016, semi-retired Rizzuto family member, 72-year old Angelo D'Onofrio, was shot several times at close range inside of Café Sinatra by a young male.[97][98][99]. [103] He pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges and marijuana-smuggling in 2009 as part of "Project Cancun" and was sentenced to 6-months in prison. But the peace talks failed, and most of the Rizzuto family fled to Venezuela. Sergio Piccirilli(intermediate between the Hells Angels and the Rizzuto) Andrea Scoppa Antonio Volpato Antonio Vanelli(all three associate of Joe Di Maulo) ... read Vito was the main investor here in a big consortium so this is going to be a huge windfall of cash back to the Rizzuto family. [2], Nicolo Rizzuto married Libertina Manno during the early 1940s, the daughter of a Sicilian Mafia leader, Antonio Manno. [46] An associate of capo Francesco Arcadi and Francesco Del Balso, 44-year old Antonio Di Salvo, was shot and killed at his home in Rivière-des-Prairies, Quebec on January 31, 2011. In 1880 there was 1 Rizzuto family living in Connecticut. Fasulo was shot several times as he drove his SUV in North Montreal and died in hospital two days later from his wounds. [62][63] On December 8, 2012, Rizzuto family lieutenant 50-year old Emilio Cordileone was gunned down in Ahuntsic, Quebec near his parked SUV. A court document issued in 2009 considered Leventis the main marijuana supplier in the operation. [43][44], Calabrese mobsters led by the old Cotroni family were among the suspects for the murders of Rizzuto crime family members. [112] The enemies included "criminal groups in Hamilton, Buffalo, Montreal and elsewhere, including the Luppino and Papalia crime gangs," according to the National Post. The 67s gang formed in the Saint-Michel district of Montreal, Quebec, Canada in the late 1980s and are associated with the Crips gang. [58] Vito Rizzuto was released from prison on October 5, 2012. Neither, generally, are the businessmen who do mostly non-criminal favors for the organization. A team of fearless mercenaries, led by security expert Derek Miller, are considered the best fighters on Earth that money can buy. Directed by Ken Fuchs. Associates: sergio rizzuto, jordan robinson, gina marie, paige derosa, michael bartoli, ... Kasey has many family members and associates who include Susan Adamo, Steven Dowdy, Rachel Bambach, Nadine Picinic and Dennis Tagarelli. In 1992, he and Giuseppe De Vito robbed a liquor truck. [94], On March 1, 2016, highly respected Rizzuto lieutenant and confidant whom expressed wishes to become the next boss of the Rizzuto family, 52-year old Lorenzo Giordano, was shot to death in a Chomedey, Quebec parking lot. On May 4, 2012, 53-year old Giuseppe "Joe" Renda was kidnapped and never seen again. It is suspected Gallo was killed as a consequence of aligning with Raynald Desjardins and attempting to overthrow the Rizzuto family around 2009–2010. [15], After consolidation of their power in the 1990s, the Rizzutos became over-exposed and over-extended. His father, who came through Ellis Island to settle in New York City in 1905, invented the pin-curl clip and the bristle-brush roller. Led by gains in tech stocks, they are worth a combined $815 billion —more than ever before. Their mission becomes even higher risk when Chalmers’ … [106], Jacques Desjardins, brother of Raynald Desjardins, disappeared on November 2–3, 2017, and is presumed dead.[107]. Alevizos, 6ft6 and weighing over 460 pounds, was shot in the back and abdomen and was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital. [17], In 2005, a 300 kilogram shipment of a total 1,300 kilograms of cocaine, co-organized by Rizzuto family confidant, Francesco Del Balso and West End Gang member, Richard Griffin, was intercepted in Boucherville, Quebec by police. Canadian Mafia journalists Lee Lamothe and Adrian Humphreys dubbed the Rizzuto clan the Sixth Family to describe them on an equal footing with the Five Families of Cosa Nostra in New York. [111], The power vacuum after Rizutto's death was particularly apparent to mobsters from the area of Hamilton, Ontario. Now one of the country’s richest people thanks to soaring Tesla stock, Musk has light years to go to fulfill his philanthropic pledge. On November 10, 2013, 67-year old Moreno "The Turkey" Gallo, a once-influential member of the crime family, was killed by a gunman inside an Italian restaurant in the Mexican city of Acapulco. He pleaded guilty to possessing stolen goods and received a 90-day sentence. [31] On December 28, 2009, Nick Rizzuto Jr., son of Vito Rizzuto, was shot and killed near his car in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, a borough in Montreal. [75][76] It is noted he also had ties to the 'Ndrangheta organisation in Canada.[77]. Mr. Rizzuto, who is known as Lee, founded Conair in 1959 in his parents' garage in Queens, and helped it grow into one of the country's largest privately held companies. All Rights Reserved. The Sixth Family had outpaced any crew in the Bonanno Family and, indeed, man-for-man, dollar-for-dollar, had eclipsed the family as a whole. Producer. He was serving 3 years imprisonment since February 2007 for his role in a drug conspiracy. [36] A month later 66-year old Agostino Cuntrera, the presumed acting boss who was believed to have taken control of the family, was killed together with his bodyguard 44-year old Liborio Sciascia on June 30, 2010. 'The nucleus of the Montreal-based Sicilian Mafia ... (comprises) hundreds of soldiers and associates,' says a Canadian police report drafted in 2004. During Vito's imprisonment, his son Nicolo Jr. was killed in 2009, and Nicolo Sr. was shot by a sniper while in his home in 2010. They are strategically hired by billionaire tech CEO Donovan Chalmers (Bruce Willis) to protect a piece of technology that, if exposed, could destroy the world. On February 19, 2018, Leonardo Rizzuto and Stefano Sollecito were released from prison since their November 2015 arrest, and acquitted of charges of gangsterism and conspiracy to traffic cocaine. Rizzuto donated at least $454,400 to Trump's presidential campaign, other Republican candidates, and the Republican Party in several states in 2016, … The killing of Calautti is believed to be revenge for the murder of Vito Rizzuto associate Gaetano Panepinto in October 2000 and Nicolo Rizzuto, Sr. in November 2010. He had lived in Canada throughout the 1950s but was deported in January 2013 after the Canadian government formally accused him of murder and organized crime charges. The billionaire-in-chief’s net worth plummets nearly 20%. 19.3k Followers, 1,622 Following, 1,161 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Sergio Rizzuto (@sergio.rizzuto) The most Rizzuto families were found in the USA in 1920. With Sergio Rizzuto. Entrepreneur. Writer. Peek Inside $35M Colts Neck Equestrian Estate - Marlboro-Coltsneck, NJ - The property is the highest-priced single family public listing in New Jersey. Surging stock prices drove huge increases in the multi-billion dollar fortunes of Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey and other fortunate members of The Forbes 400. [72] He was serving a 15-year prison sentence for conspiracy to import cocaine and gangsterism charges following his conviction in 2010. The Rizzuto family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. From Zoom founder Eric Yuan to biotech pioneer Alice Schwartz, meet the newest members of Forbes annual list of the 400 richest Americans. It includes major cities, the busiest border crossings between the U.S. and Canada, and many mature Mafia clans that are, by and large, cooperating under the Sixth Family's banner. They were also charged with committing a crime "for the benefit of, at the direction of, or in association with, a criminal organization. Despite the pandemic, multibillion-dollar fortunes are still being minted in America. 70-year old Paolo Renda, the consigliere of the Rizzuto crime family, disappeared on May 20, 2010. In December 2016, Raynald Desjardins received a 14-year prison sentence, including time served, for connection to the murder of Salvatore Montagna in November 2011. Leandro had two sisters, Anita Casamento of … It’s hard to believe that Villanova School of Business would produce a misguided scoundrel with big plans to make Bruce Willis’ life miserable – but it is what it is. Mr. Rizzuto, who is known as Lee, founded Conair in 1959 in his parents' garage in Queens, and helped it grow into one of the country's largest privately held companies. In 1880 there was 1 Rizzuto family living in Connecticut. The announcement that the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine could be up to 90% effective against the coronavirus led to a surge in BioNTech’s stock, adding billions to the net worths of its founder Uğur Şahin and its largest investors, Thomas and Andreas Struengmann. [18] On August 30, 2006, 35-year old Domenico Macri, a Rizzuto family enforcer and protégé of Francesco Del Balso, was murdered in a drive-by shooting as he waited at a traffic light in his Cadillac car in downtown Montreal. Colapelle allegedly served as a double-agent for Raynald Desjardins and was spying on Salvatore Montagna by mid-2011. Leandro P. Rizzuto - Devoted Family Friend - Sergios and Eva's Dearest Friend - Owner / CEO Conair Corporation - Foundation's Greatest Supporter - 1938 - 2017 Felix Rappaport - CEO Foxwoods Resort and Casino - 1953 - 2018 The Honorable Paul Cravinho - Sergio Franchi Music Foundation Accounting Professional Advisor and Friend - 1940 - 2018 [1] The FBI considers them to be connected to the Bonanno crime family,[1] but Canadian law enforcement considers them to be separate. A team of fearless mercenaries, led by security expert Derek Miller (Jesse Metcalfe), are considered the best fighters on Earth that money can buy. 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[45] The Rizzutos have dominated organized crime activities in Montreal since its inception and now their weakened organization is being challenged for control of rackets in the area, most notably the drug trade. [22][21], On September 7–12, 2007, 56-year old Francesco "Frank" Velenosi, an associate of capo Francesco Arcadi, was found stabbed to death in the trunk of his Volvo car. [65] His associate allegedly arrived in Sicily in March. [47][48] On October 24, 2011, Rizzuto crime family associate-turned rival 40-year old Lorenzo "Larry" Lopresti, the son of Joe Lopresti who was gunned down in April 1992, was shot and killed on his ground-floor balcony and pronounced dead at the scene. At that time, CBC News discussed other mob hits[114] and stated that the "surge" in violence appeared to have commenced after Vito Rizzuto's death; "the Musitano family [for example] was aligned with Rizzuto, which offered protection". © 2021 Forbes Media LLC. The Rizzuto crime family (Italian: [ritˈtsuːto]) is an organized crime family based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, whose criminal activity covers most of southern Quebec and Ontario. Rizzuto is survived by his four children. [37][38] 36-year old Ennio Bruni, former Rizzuto family enforcer and bodyguard to Francesco Del Balso, was shot and killed around 3:15am outside of Café Bellerose in Vimont, Quebec on September 29, 2010. [1], Nicolo's son, Vito, later followed him into the Mafia. It hasn’t been the best year to be rack up gains as a hedge fund manager. [108] He previously served three prison-stints for robbery, assault, bookmaking and firearm offenses. It’s hard to believe that Villanova School of Business would produce a misguided scoundrel with big plans to make Bruce Willis’ life miserable – but it is what it is. [57] Walter Gutierrez, a money launderer for the Rizzuto family, was shot to death in West Montreal on July 16, 2012. The women on The Forbes 400 list are wealthier than ever before. 639 likes. Sergio has 6 jobs listed on their profile. Carbone led the police to the whereabouts in May, he became a cooperating witness and was sentenced to 16 years in prison. [7] In 1977, Rizzuto and Cotroni capodecina Paolo Violi met face-to-face in the home of a Montreal resident for a last-ditch effort to resolve their differences, according to a police report. His father was born Nicola in Italy, but later changed his name to Julian, and Josephine's New York Times 1983 obituary refers to him as Nicola. [66] Bravo was deported from Canada to Sicily in 2012. Producer. Rizzuto's son Vito Rizzuto was indicted in 2004 and imprisoned from 2007 until 2012 for murders in which he participated in 1981, causing a power struggle among criminals in Montreal. Vito Rizzuto was arrested on January 20, 2004, in Montreal, for his involvement in the May 5, 1981 gangland killings of three rival Bonanno crime family captains (Alphonse Indelicato, Philip Giaccone and Dominick Trinchera) and was sentenced to a 10-year prison sentence on May 4, 2007. Their mission becomes even higher risk when Chalmers' daughter is kidnapped by the extremely dangerous terrorist group The Pardoners, who will stop at nothing to obtain the tech. [60][61] Di Maulo allegedly attended the election of Philip Rastelli as the Bonanno family boss in 1973 with Desjardins and Paolo Violi, it also noted that he was the brother-in-law of Raynald Desjardins. [3] Rizzuto emigrated from Sicily with his family to Montreal in 1954. De Blasio's murder was confirmed as Montreal's 15th homicide in 2017. Joseph managed to flee however his bodyguard and associate 27-year old Peter Christopoulos, and the store manager 60-year old Jean Gaston, were killed. [24] A 2001 attempted hit was foiled after Juan "Joe Bravo" Fernandez gave a gun and ammunition to an undercover police agent. Social marketer. [4], In the 1970s, Rizzuto was an underling in the Sicilian faction, led by Luigi Greco until his death in 1972,[5][6] of the Calabrian Cotroni crime family. [64], On May 8, 2013, 57-year old Juan "Joe Bravo" Fernandez and his associate 36-year old Fernando Pimentel, considered neutral in the Rizzuto war, were both found murdered in a garbage dump in Casteldaccia, Palermo, his body was burnt and riddled with over 30 bullets. Social marketer. May 19, 2010 – Rizzuto crime family consigliere Paolo Renda, Vito Rizzuto’s brother-in-law, vanishes and is presumed dead. After Griffin invested $1.5 million in the purchase and transportation of the cocaine, he demanded $350,000 from the Rizzutos for not taking preventative measures in transporting the drugs. Sergio Rizzuto, Producer: Drowning. The FBI considers them to be connected to the Bonanno crime family, but Canadian law enforcement considers them to be separate. [8] This led to a violent Mafia war in Montreal which resulted in the deaths of Violi and his brothers, along with others, spanning the mid-1970s to the early 1980s until the war ceased. September 7, 2007 – Montreal mob figure Frank Velenosi, a main lieutenant of Rizzuto crime family underboss, Francesco (Compare Frank) Arcadi, is found stabbed to death in the trunk of his car. Sollecito was an underboss of the family and his death was believed to be part of a dismantling of the older generation of the family. According to the book The Sixth Family: By 2003, the Rizzuto organization was variously listed in FBI and DEA files as merely 'the Canadian crew of the Bonanno Family' or the 'Montreal faction of the Bonannos.' He was born in Brooklyn, the son of Julian and Josephine Rizzuto. Ranieri fled to Mexico in 2015 following an indictment on extortion charges issued by the York Regional Police. Angelo Musitano, boss of the city's Musitano crime family, was killed in May 2017. Born in the mid-1990s, he enrolled in theater acting school and received a … [89][90][91], In November 2015, Vito Rizzuto's son, Leonardo Rizzuto, along with Rocco Sollecito's son, Stefano Sollecito, believed to be the heads of the Mafia in Montreal, were arrested along with more than 40 other people, and were charged with taking part in a conspiracy to traffic in drugs between January 1, 2013 and November 16, 2015. [95] On May 27, 2016, 67-year old Rocco Sollecito was shot to death in Laval, Quebec, while driving a white BMW SUV. Sonja's reported annual income is about $150 - 174,999; with a net worth that tops $100,000 - $249,999. Conair later moved into small appliances, acquiring Cuisinart in 1989, and later Waring kitchen products. [8] Antonio Manno's son Domenico was also instrumental in Violi's murder. 1 talking about this. To get a better handle on how much money is really going from charitable foundations to nonprofits, this year we counted “out the door” gifts rather than money put into billionaires’ foundations. Conair's sales were boosted by the company's game-changing pistol-shaped hair dryer. 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On October 15, 2016, 65-year old Vincenzo Spagnolo, considered formerly as a mediator, messenger and advisor to Vito Rizzuto, was shot multiple times at his home in Vimont, Quebec and pronounced dead. Producer. The territory under its control is huge—more than a million square miles of Quebec and Ontario directly fall under its influence, an area larger than one-quarter the size of the entire United States. [25][26], On December 4, 2008, 40-year old Rizzuto family soldier Mario "Skinny" Marabella, was kidnapped at a gas station on Highway 440 in Laval, Quebec. "Those deaths cost [Pat] protection in a world where he had a growing number of enemies", according to journalist Peter Edwards. Actor. After arguments about the debts, Griffin was riddled with gunfire outside his home in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce on July 12, 2006. Peek Inside $35M Colts Neck Equestrian Estate - Marlboro-Coltsneck, NJ - The property is the highest-priced single family public listing in New Jersey. It's his son (Rizzuto Jr.) who got the nod from the administration, although the White House was vague in its announcement. "[92][93] As part of the same operation, the police charged Maurice Boucher with ordering the failed assassination plot on Desjardins from his prison cell. Upon Vito's release, several people were killed in what was suspected to be retaliation for the murders of his family. [30], On August 21, 2009, family associate, Federico del Peschio was killed behind La Cantina restaurant in Ahuntsic. He kept a low profile, working only with trusted people close to the family. [34][35] Since the slaying of Vito Rizzuto's son, the organization suffered other major setbacks. They are sometimes referred to as the Sixth Family. Despite a collapse in sales of its flagship beer brands, shares in the Boston Beer Company have been boosted by strong demand for its Truly hard seltzer brand and alcoholic iced tea line Twisted Tea, earning the company’s cofounder and chairman a spot on The Forbes 400. [37] After three decades of relative stability, the face of the city's Mafia hierarchy was subject to a major management shuffle. Leandro Rizzuto, who built hair products company Conair with his parents from their Brooklyn home, died of pancreatic cancer in December 2017 at … Meet 10 U.S. billionaires who fell short of the $2.1 billion threshold needed to make this year’s Forbes 400 list of richest Americans. [110] On October 17, 2019, Jonathan Massari, Dominico Scarfo, Guy Dion and Marie-Josée Viau, were arrested and charged with planning and executing the murders of Sollecito and Giordano. Writer. A team of fearless mercenaries is hired by billionaire tech CEO Donovan Chalmers to protect a piece of technology that, if exposed, could destroy the world. [116], Writers Antonio Nicaso and Peter Edwards published Business or Blood, a history of the family, in 2015. At least 11 of the fortunes, including that of meat processor John Tyson, were hit by the pandemic. Leandro Rizzuto, who built hair products company Conair with his parents from their Brooklyn home, died of pancreatic cancer in December 2017 at 79. This was 100% of all the recorded Rizzuto's in the USA. The percentage of self-made people on the list has barely changed since then, but all but one of the 18 newcomers this year established their fortune on their own. The Rizzuto family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. [78] The murder of Gallo is believed to have marked the three-year anniversary of the murder of Nicolo Rizzuto, Sr. on November 10, 2010. Come into our brick and mortar stores for the biggest selections of movies for rental or buy online. Sergio Rizzuto. Here is how we compile The Forbes 400 list of the wealthiest Americans. Law enforcement considered the hit to be ordered by Vito Rizzuto. ... When Sergio Rizzuto was called… [67] Giuseppe Carbone, Pietro and Salvatore Scaduto were convicted for the April 9th murder. Early life Nicolò Schirò was born on September 2, 1872 in the town of Roccamena, in the Province of Palermo, Sicily to Matteo Schirò and his wife, Maria Antonia Rizzuto. Those who merely do business with the Sixth Family or work with them in short-term ventures are not included in this. [86] Sources claimed his murder was retribution for his involvement in the murder of Nick Rizzuto Jr. in December 2009, the son of Vito Rizzuto. Early life. Kasey has a reported annual income of $100 - 149,999 and a current net worth value of greater than $499,999. 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