“Innovation is the creation of the new, or the re-arranging of the old in a new way.”
- Born May 6, 1870 in San Jose, California.
- Parents were immigrants from Favale di Malvaro in Italy.
- Went to Heald College in San Francisco.
- Started out as a produce broker, commission merchant, and a produce dealer for Santa
Clara Valley farms. He was extremely successful.
- Was able to retire at the age of 31.