Title: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Franco “Frank” Izzi, Chief Executive Officer at Frizzi’s, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in entrepreneurship.
Since his youth, Mr. Izzi had always wanted to spearhead his own business. Upon seeing boiled peanuts for the first time while visiting Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, he had the idea for the business endeavor he had been waiting for his entire professional career. In 2016, he officially opened Frizzi’s in Quebec, Canada as chief executive officer, wanting to offer various peanut-related products.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Izzi had worked in varying jobs, citing himself as a jack-of-all-trades. He worked in landscaping for 20 years as the owner of Bio-Nature. Having also dabbled in construction, carpentry and mechanics, he helped his father work on construction sites during his youth. In recent years, Mr. Izzi was an apprentice and foreman for Hubert Blanchette Inc., intendant for Velo Quebec and a real estate agent for ReMax and L’expert Immobilier. Additionally, he founded and worked for Noramil in which he provided military parts and also worked for a non-profit.
Backed by studies from Dawson College in Westmount from 1984 and 1985, Mr. Izzi has become a skilled professional in negotiation, budgeting, sales and sales management. Looking ahead in his career, he plans to expand his business by introducing other peanut products. Mr. Izzi would like to start a foundation geared towards philanthropic work, he also has plans to spearhead his own foundation.
For more information, please visit: