|Legend of the Conti Family
|The Conti Family has been in the coffee industry for generations with roots stemming from Italy
and reaching into the vast farms of Central and South America. We come from a long line of
Specialty coffee producers with years of experience and expertise. It is our pleasure to now
bring our family traditions to the United States.
Señor Conti - (above left, wearing a suit) is pictured here with a group of employees on the coffee farm. circa 1950
In the early 1920's, the son of Italian immigrants residing in Ohio, join the Us
Marines. During his tour of duty in Nicaragua, the handsome soldier met the
beautiful daughter of a successful Italian businessman. They fell in love and
after his tour of duty was complete with the Us Marines, he stayed in
Nicaragua to wed. With the dowry of a coffee farm and the family tradition
continues today, through three generations, with the grandson of Señor Conti.
We have now brought our family traditions to the United States to share them
Roberto Conti left and cousin at the
coffee farm in Nicaragua circa 1970
Roberto Conti the present President
and CEO of CGC
|Founder Señor Roberto Conti Rossi and
wife Nila Rappacioli de Conti 1940
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Roberto Conti Rappaciolli y Señora Maria
Antonieta Vita de Conti -circa 1960
|Conti Gourmet Coffee
"We will change the way you drink coffee"