Comm. Stefano Acunto
President, CINN Worldwide, Inc.
Comm. Stefano Acunto, Chairman of the Board, was elected Trustee in 1997 and Chairman in 2013; prior to that, he served as Vice Chairman for five years. Mr. Acunto is President of CINN Group, Inc., a private group ofcompanies with holdings in publishing, insurance, and entertainment.
He serves on several boards including U.S. RE Companies, and the Insurance Federation of New York, Inc. He is a founding Director of the New York Insurance Exchange (NYIREX).
In the educational field, Mr. Acunto is a Trustee of John Cabot University of Rome and of the College of Mt.Saint Vincent in New York. He is a Chancellor of the Consular Corps College based in Washington. And is a Board member of Casa Italiana (NYU), and of the American Society of Italian Legionsof Merit.
He serves as Chairman of the 65 year old Italian Academy Foundation, Inc., producer of award-winning films, opera, classical concerts, Italian art exhibits andBroadway productions. Appointed Honorary Vice Consul for Italy in 2003, he was awarded Italy’s Stella della Solidarietà.
Mr. Acunto holds B.A and M.A. degrees in classical philology from New York University.
Mr. and Mrs. Acunto (Carole Warren Haarmann) have two married children and three grandsons.