COVER STORY Big Heart Big Business – The Piccone Dynasty

Big Heart Big Business – The Piccone Dynasty
There are few families as well known, serving in business across multiple industries that are as generous and well-loved as the Piccone Family.

From humble beginnings, the Piccone family are now in their 4th generation. They continue to punch well above their weight in terms of their contribution to the local economy, from owning a number of IGA grocery stores, bakeries, butcheries, hotels, residential developments and some of the largest fruit farms in Australia, the family of six children are acutely aware of the importance of supporting local business to keep the regional circular economy flourishing.

We caught up with the oldest member of the family, 86 year old Lou Piccone, to find out his secret to family business success and why his mantra has always been one of giving to those around him.