CEO and President of Winebow, Inc. He was born in Italy and has spent most of his adult life in the U.S. Though successful in his career in business and finance, in 1980, he founded Winebow, Inc. Their wine portfolio contains 3,000 plus wines from all over the world, which are distributed in New York and New Jersey. The company also acts as a national importer of Italian wines. In 1998, Robert Parker named Leonardo LoCascio, "One of the most influential wine personalities of the last 20 years."