Antonio Vincenzo Spiezia

Nickname: Anto Occupation: Entrepreneur and investor Age: 19 Generation: Second generation Dad from: Nola (Naples), Campania Mom from: Cattolica Eraclea (Agrigento), Sicily Raised in: Rivière-des-Prairies Speaks: English, French and Italian

What would someone be surprised to know about you? I’m currently running a personalized apparel business while being a full-time finance student at JMSB.

Best thing about being Italian-Canadian: The taste of Italian cuisine and the joys of the Canadian lifestyle

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received? Investing in yourself is the highest paying dividend.

What job would you be terrible at? English teacher

What Italian stereotype do you completely live up to? Espresso in the morning is the key to a great day.

photography by Vincenzo D’Alto, makeup by Natasha Pereira, location Signorvino