Gus Curcio (Gustave Vincent Curcio, Jr.) is an Italian-American businessman. He is the owner of Angelo’s Restaurant and Jack Dempsey's bar, both in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He is also the owner of Associated Carting Inc based in Milford, Connecticut. He is the President of New England Communications, the President of Nite Spot Inc., a limited liability corporation, and the President of Success Inc., a limited liability corporation.
Early life and family
Gus Curcio is an Italian-American born Gustave Vincent Curcio,Jr. in Bridgeport, CT on January 30, 1951.He later legally changed his name to "Gus Curcio" in 1980. He is the youngest of three children born to Gustave Vincent Curcio a/k/a "Red Buff" an Italian immigrant and Enrica Rita Lucifora a Sicilian immigrant whose father started the first privately owned bank in Bridgeport; his oldest brother Vincent Louis Curcio was a very successful bail bondsman, Francis Gustave Curcio a/k/a "Fat Franny" was the second eldest son who was often referred to as the mayor of Bridgeport due to his power and influence.
Gus Curcio has two children, a son, Gus Curcio Jr. whom is a prominent businessman and a daughter Frances.
Genovese Crime Family
In 1981, Gustave "Gus" Curcio and his brother were indicted for the murder of Frank Piccolo, a member of the Gambino crime family. The murder occurred in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where he later built several businesses.
In 2005, Gus Curcio Jr. pleaded "Nolo Contendere" to charges and was sentenced to 6 months of jail. At that time, he was represented by GULASH & RICCIO.
Hawley Enterprises Inc.
On June 2, 1982, Gus Curcio and his business partner smashed video games at the Blue Ribbon Cafe in Bridgeport, Connecticut. They smashed the video game because it was placed in the cafe by a rival of their business, Hawley Enterprises Inc. The owners of Hawley Enterprises Inc. were reportedly Gus Curcio, James Hawley, and Dahill D'Onofrio, who attempted to take the blame for damaging the property.
Gus Curcio is the owner of Angelo's Restaurant located at 920 Madison Ave. in Bridgeport, Connecticut. In 2011, his girlfriend, Julia Kish, and Joseph Regensburger filed an application requesting partial or full nude dancing within the restaurant.
Associated Carting Inc.
Curcio Jr. was named as the owner of Associated Carting Inc. based in Milford, CT. Associated Carting was investigated by Richard Blumenthal on behalf of the Department of Environmental Protection for neglecting to file a permit to operate or discharge contaminated materials. The dump used by Associated Carting Inc. was near The Housatonic River.
Gus Curcio placed Club Allure, a strip club in Bridgeport, Connecticut at 2068 East Main St. The business was placed under the name of his girlfriend, Julia Kish. Kish also serves as president of "Millionair Club Inc."
Curcio is the owner of Jack Dempsey's, a bar located at 520 Success Ave in Bridgeport, Connecticut. In 2011, Julia Kish, his longtime girlfriend, submitted an application requesting partial or fully nude dancing within the bar.
Keepers Gentlemen's Club
In April, 2000, Gus Curcio provided "limited" support in establishing the only strip club in Milford, Connecticut at that time.
Millionair Club Inc.
Curcio's long time girlfriend, Julia Kish, is president of this company. In 2010, it was located at 1150 Post Rd. Fairfield, Connecticut. However, it is now headquartered at 33A Light St in Stratford, Connecticut.
New England Telecommunications
Gus Curcio is the President of New England Communications, located at 520 Success Ave in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Nite Spot Inc.
Curcio is the president of Nite Spot Inc. a limited liability corporation.
On April 20, 2012, Gus Curcio filed a 37-page report claiming to be the owner of Recycling Inc, located on 990 Naugatuck Ave. Milford, Connecticut.
Curcio is also president of Success Inc, a limited liability corporation.