The DaVinci Center

Community Humanitarian Award



As CEO of Alex and Ani, Giovanni Feroce continues to demonstrate that, when driven by the passion of a humanitarian for whom commitment to people as well as to profit is paramount, the expertise and vision of a world-class business executive can produce leadership sufficiently powerful to change economic history. Mr. Feroce is widely celebrated for his stewardship of Alex and Ani. He has grown the company from $4.5 million in sales in 2010 to $80 million last year. In the process, Alex and Ani’s employment rolls have grown from 23 to over 848 women and men, with more being added every day. Today, Alex and Ani is a global manufacturing force – one that always will remain synonymous with “Made in America.”