Celebrated designer Vince Camuto will be honored by The National Father's Day Council at the 73rd Annual Father of the Year Awards Luncheon in New York City on June 4th.
In addition to his highly popular eponymous label, Camuto is being recognized for his philanthropic efforts.
An avid believer in philanthropy, Camuto has concentrated his efforts on charities that benefit children and families, including Ronald McDonald House, St. Jude Children's Hospital, Leukemia Society of America, and the Domestic Abuse Awareness Foundation.
Additionally, Camuto supports breast cancer research through FFANY Shoes on Sale and serves on the board of Wish-And-A-Smile.
"Vince is a true retail icon who serves as an inspiration and role model for balancing his outstanding career, commitment to philantrophy and devotion to family," said Dan Orwig, President of The National Father's Day/Mother's Day Council, and VP, Group Director Men's Division Itochu Prominent. "We are thrilled to honor Vince as a 2014 'Father of the Year.'
Mr. Camuto has five children and lives in Conneticut with his youngest son and wife, Louise Camuto, Creative Director of the Vince Camuto brand.
For tickets and sponsorship information, please contact the Council office at 212-594-5977 or www.fathersdaycouncil.org