Foglia Family Foundation Given Philanthropic Award
Vince Foglia and the Foglia Family Foundation were honored with the Retzky Philanthropic Leadership Award on November 14th as part of the annual Alumni Reunion celebration.
Vince Foglia, Chairman of the Board of Sage Products, was born in Chicago, Illinois, and attended Chicago Public Schools. He served in the United States Navy where he received an honorable discharge. After the Navy, he attended the University of Illinois in Champaign, and graduated with a B.S. in Marketing.
In 1971 he founded Sage Products, presently located in Cary, Illinois, a northwest suburb of Chicago. Under Vince’s leadership, Sage Products has achieved tremendous success and is widely respected as an innovator in the development, manufacturing and marketing of prevention products sold to hospitals in the U.S. and abroad. Vince takes great pride in the people who work at Sage and it shows. Sage associates have helped Sage earn multiple honors by being named one of the ‘Best Medium Sized Company to Work for in America.’
Vince enjoys giving back to the many civic organizations, healthcare facilities and youth sports programs in the community by not only providing monetary support, but also offering his leadership and mentoring skills. He and his wife Pat have been named to the prestigious list of Distinguished Benefactors by The Chicago Chapter of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals.
More on Foglia can be found in the video below.