Nick is blessed to have wonderful role models in his parents Salvatore Giammusso and Luigina DeLeo Giammusso. Both immigrated to this country from Italy in their teens.  He had a front row seat as he watched how they both managed to balance work and family life as entrepreneurs running European Continental Hair Designs and taking exceptional care of their five children.

Nick enjoys investing in real estate and is the chairman at Giammusso Development Corporation, LLC.  He designed and built his family home serving as general contractor, rehabbed others, flipped property, purchased 5762 Main Street & 12 Evans St and merged them to become one landmark property US on this prestigious corner in the Village of Williamsville, NY- our former VIPTIX home. His current real estate project is at 505 & 505 Main Street in downtown Buffalo’s central business district in which he purchased in 2012 and is pursuing as a long-term investment property. Along with his cousin Bill Chiodo, Nick purchased 38 Swan Street and The Irish Times restaurant and bar. The two partners will bring a building that dates back to 1864 back to its prominence. Chiodo and Giammusso plan to rename the establishment to Union Pub.

Nick is also an avid and passionate soccer fan. He played and served as an assistant coach under John Astudillo at the University at Buffalo. Nick was the head coach at his alma mater, Williamsville North HS and has been involved with the US Olympic Developmental Program and in training several youth teams in Western New York. He was named to the All-WNY HS Soccer Team, participated in the Empire State Games both as a Boys Scholastic and Men’s Open team player winning Bronze and Silver medals. Nick has coached at soccer camps all Cowboys over the United States most notably at the University of Virginia for former Head Coach, Camp Director and LA Galaxy Coaches Bruce Arena and Dave Sarachan.

He resides in Clarence, NY with his wife of twenty-one years Nicole and their three boys Primo, Nico and Brando, all avid and elite-level youth soccer players who have played for the WNY Flash Academy, Empire United & GPS.


Nick Giammusso is the President, CEO and Co-Founder of VIPTIX.com, a ticket marketplace that helps clients buy and sell sports, concerts and theater tickets worldwide. Prior to starting VIPTIX, Nick worked as a concert promoter and box office manager for his god parents Irwin and Monique Pate and their companies Pate & Associates and Prime Seats. He worked his way up to become the Director of Marketing & Ticket Sales at Prime Seats, a Buffalo, NY ticket company. Nick was instrumental in helping to grow a start-up ticket service into what became known as Western New York’s Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Box Office in the late 80′s and early 90′s.