New York , NY,US
An experienced business executive active in his wider professional world, Alfred Zaccagnino founded a New York City members-only club called Penta. Located on 5th Avenue, the establishment combines convenience with the kind of affluent atmosphere that attracts local and international elites. At Penta, major stakeholders in key industries can gather to conduct business in a congenial social setting. Alfred Zaccagnino also established the Samarian Group, Ltd., through which he invests in eco-friendly technology, media, and entertainment. In terms of the latter, he helps underwrite “Mary, Mother of Christ,” a film project, as executive producer.
Before building his career in the finance world, Alfred Zaccagnino studied at the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration Aeronautical Academy. After graduating with honors, he became an air traffic control specialist in New York City, which lays claim to some of the busiest airspace in the world. His background also includes time as a professional baseball player.
In terms of his charitable commitments, Mr. Zaccagnino supports nonprofit groups such as the Duncan Smith Educational Theatre and the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club.