Inventor, Entrepreneur & Restaurateur
A knack for inventing and designing sensational products and marketing them through electronic retailing has catapulted Joy Mangano
to business stardom.
Joy Mangano is the president and founder of Ingenious Designs LLC (IDL) a wholly-owned subsidiary of HSN.
first hit was the self-wringing Miracle Mop in 1992 selling millions at a time, and now her
famous Huggable Hangers® remain HSN's #1 selling product and over 300 million are in homes across America.
Joy's success as an electronic retailing personality has been legendary.
Joy has most recently been named one of Fast Company's "Most Creative People of 2009", amongst Marc Jacobs to the President of Microsoft.
Beyond inventing and selling her
own brand, Joy
has become a brand-building mogul creating an empire of iconic brands.
develops and manages five other celebrities including: Supermodel IMAN, Chef Todd English, Tennis Star Serena Williams, Author and Personality Bruce Lubin and of course Fitness Expert Frank Sepe.
Joy has even shared the stage with her fellow brand Chef Todd English as they launched GreenPan™ cookware, with breakthrough Thermolon™ ceramic non-stick technology turning the cooking industry on its ear.
Born and raised on Long Island, Joy
proudly received the Long Island Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Enrnst and Young.
Being philanthropic is a part of Joy's persona and she
is especially sensitive to needs here on Long Island.
has received honors from the Make A Wish Foundation
and continues to support many groups and foundations.
is a mom who raised three children single-handedly.
says, "They keep my priorities straight and truly represent what I am most proud of in life.
, Port Vivo represents the ultimate epicurean experience in a warm inviting way for each person who walks through the front door.