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Alex and Ani: Giovanni Feroce at TEDxPublicStreet
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Added Feb 14, 2013
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Giovanni Feroce, CEO of Alex and Ani, is responsible for leading the company and successfully implementing strategic goals and objectives. With over 20 years of experience in optical retail and consumer products industries, he provides leadership and direction toward achieving the company's philosophy, mission, strategy, and annual revenue and growth goals. Prior to joining Alex and Ani, Mr. Feroce began cultivating his diverse leadership skills through politics and the military. He began his political career as the nation's youngest State Senator and went on to serve on the Corporations and Labor Committees, and served as Secretary of the Joint Committee for Veteran's Affairs and as Commissioner of the Rhode Island State Lottery. His military experience includes serving as a United States Army field grade officer and Operation Iraqi Freedom Combat Veteran. Mr. Feroce's education includes the Wharton School - The University of Pennsylvania (Advanced Management Program), The University of Rhode Island (BA, Political Science), and The United States John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School (Civil Affairs Officer Advance Course). Mr. Feroce is also the President of Seven Swords Media LLC, Co-Chairman of Bryant University's World Trade Day 2012-2013, Member of the Corporate Advisory Council of the US Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Fogarty Foundation, and is part of the Executive Leadership Team of the Southern New England Heart Ball (Chair ...