Thomas J. Nigro started out in the food industry in the 70's. He began his career in the 90's as a buyer & seller of department store closeouts and factory clothing cancellations.


2000: He founded ITALIAmerica TRADE INC., a company specializing in Italian merchandise from Italy to the USA.


2003: He signed Bobby Valentine, the former NY Mets manager to a clothing contract and founded the Bobby Valentine Clothing Collection.


2004: He co-founded RB Energy, LLC. with Financier, Mark Arzoomanian & American Stevedore, Sabato Catucci to become North America Distributors of Red Bull energy drink vending machines, which later merged with a publicly traded company.


2005: He became a celebrity liaison for a non-profit organization, Hope Throught Housing and introduced Marty Appel, the former public relations for the NY Yankees to the project for his services.


2007: He founded Nigro Realty and purchased & managed many residential, commercial and mixed-use properties throughout the Bronx & Westchester, NY. He has since provided a broad range of services including representing buyers and sellers of residential and commercial properties, as well as both sides of rental transactions.


2014: He co-founded and became the sole owner of the Arthur Avenue Wood Fired Pizza Company. Pizza Luca acquired the company in March of 2018.


2016: He co-founded and is currently the sole owner of the Arthur Avenue Soda Company. He founded Nigro Films and produced the movies Fight Valley: starring, Meisha Tate, Holly Holm & Cris Cyborg. Cold: starring, Felice Herrig.


2018: He co-founded an entertainment company with John Salvato, the original founding member of the musical group The Duprees. Their companies VIP GIG @ VIP Matinee provides known entertainers & tribute bands, including memorabilia to various venues & stadiums throughout NY, NJ & CT.


2019: He founded 1800TeeTime.com Golf Tee Time Reservations App with Online Advertisements & Sponsorships.


2020: He founded Arthur Avenue Seafood, The Feast Of The Seven Fishes Food Trucks. Serving seven (7) cooked seafood dishes to backyard events, after wedding venues, municipalities & stadiums. He is the co-owner of BIOCDC, a distribution company of an FDA Approved medical device and disinfectant.