Tampa Bay’s 10 Leading Men 2011: Philip Orsino

November 26, 2013 | South Tampa Magazine | Categories: 10 Leading Men, Editorial, People | Tags: Ceviche, Onex Corporation, Philip Orsino

Philip Orsino

Chairman of Ceviche Tapas Bar and Restaurants and Partner, Onex Corporation.


What he’s wearing: cotton jacket by Corneliani; dress shirt by Valentino; pants by Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Collection; shoes by Ferragamo

Bay area’s best-kept secret: There are no secrets in Tampa

Most ridiculous fashion purchase: Elvis Presley Costume

Always in my fridge: Cheese in the fridge, Vodka in the freezer

Guilty pleasure: I don’t feel guilty about my pleasures

New Year’s resolution: Be healthy

Most unusual item in your home: Nothing is really unusual but most interesting would have to be my guitar collection

My hero: My son

I’d travel 5,000 miles to see: Lady Ga Ga

Ideal Saturday night: Dinner and great live music

Favorite clothing designer: Canali, Zenga, Etro

What inspires me: Waking up every morning

Finish this sentence: I love Tampa Bay because of the people

Last meal on Earth: Linguini with pesto

If I were king: Everyone in my kingdom would be happy and secure

My boat’s name is: Rawhide because I like the song