Thank you Vito


Thank You Vito!
I love our local businesses. These are the people that make our community thrive. When I was in high school, we had to sell advertisements for the Beyer Band Marathon and the first ad I ever sold was to Vito’s Tuxedos. That was back in 1977. Opened in 1972, Vito Baccelleri took over the business opened by his father in 1972. Since then, he has been helping our community dress sharp, outfitting countless people in tuxedos along with Sylvia Titus and his expert tailor team. Vito has donated to so many local organizations over the years, including the MAMA Awards and so many others. He donated most of his inventory to local organizations that help new job applicants. He has always been a great community supporter, member of Modesto Sunrise Rotary and has always been keen to volunteer and serve in Modesto. Modesto has always been keen to support Vito’s Tuxedo. We will miss this great local business that can be an example of how to do it right. Thanks Vito.
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Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.