Outstanding in every way was the comment of many of the 200 guests attending the 2016 Pirandello Chairman of the Board Dr. Stephen Maio, Vice President Atty Frank Ciano, I Migliori Honorees Donald McGowan, Charles Centore, Stephen P. Tocco, Antonio Cillo, Master of Ceremonies Laura Carlo, Pirandello President Rosario Cascio, Consul General of Italy, Dott. Nicola De Santis, I Miglior Honorees Angelo Ivo Cubi, Dr. Baldassare DiBartolo, State Rep. Adrian Madaro, and Pirandello 2nd Vice President/Treasurer Maria Capogreco. I Migliori in Mens et Gesta (the Best in Mind and Deeds) event at the Logan Airport Hilton Hotel. This Award, given every year for the past 31 years, has been acclaimed by Boston Magazine as one of the foremost honors to be given to an Italian-American. The I Migliori awards are recognized both in America and in Itla. This year, the Consul General of Italy, Nicola De Santis, attended the event on behalf of the Italian government. To make a nomination for 2017, please click here
State Rep. Adrian Madaro receiving the Public Service Award, and Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio with Charles Centore, recipient of the High-Tech Entrepreneur Award. Dr. Baldassare DiBartolo, recipient of the Science-Higher Education Award, and Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio. Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio with Angelo Ivo Cubi, recipient of the Entrepreneur Award. Donald McGowan, recipient of the President's Award, and Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio. Steve Maio, chairman of the Pirandello Lyceum Board of Governors, presenting an inscribed crystal decanter to Rosario Cascio, in appreciation of his eight plus years of strong leadership as President of the Pirandello Lyceum. Antonio Cillo, recipient of the Italian Culture Award, and Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio Stephen P. Tocco, recipient of the Consultant-Chief Executive Award, and Pirandello Lyceum President Rosario Cascio. Seated, L-R: Pirandello Board Members and Honorees, Nicolane Ciano, Josephine Parrella, Lola Lombardo, Stephen Tocco, Dr. Baldassare DiBartolo, Charles Centore, Dorothy Maio, Maria Luisa Saraceni, and Rosario Cascio. Standing, L-R: Lino Rullo, Atty Frank Ciano, Sal Bramante, Dr. Tino Valdesolo, Dr. Anthony Lori, Robert Trifiletti, Don McGowan, Vincent Fazzolari, Antonio Cillo, Franco Vitiello, Angelo Ivo Cubi, Jim Pinzino, Adrian Madaro, Dean Saluti, Margorie Cahn, Frank Fredella,Dr. Stephen Maio.