05 Jan Benny Caiola – a collector with the passion for Ferrari
Benny Caiola, ( died in April 2010) was famous Italian American on the other side of the ocean, for business success and great collection of Ferraris. This amazing person had left a young age from San Fratello, in the province of Messina, to seek his fortune in New York.
Starting from zero, was able to crown the American dream. His empire that bequeaths includes 32 buildings and about 3,000 apartments in the heart of New York, in Manhattan.
A brilliant career, then, that had not caused the loss of humility, simplicity and warmth of his homeland, Sicily.
He was generous to those who had had less luck and has many important friends, like Rudolph Giuliani, Al Pacino, Ben Gazzarra and Anthony Quinn, who baptized his daughter. In the garage of his dream villa 40 cars from Maranello and other sports cars of high birth. His passion for the “prancing horse” had made him become one of the most distinguished collectors worldwide.
Often in international meetings was requested directly by Luca di Montezemolo. Celebrate his fashion shows in the Morris Park Avenue, to celebrate the feast “red.”