Objective

 

Ralph Pepe owns and manages several businesses in Wilmington, Delaware, where he grew up. A 1961 alum of the Salesianum School, an independent Catholic institution for boys, Ralph Pepe received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Delaware, where his academic performance qualified him for membership in the international honor society Beta Gamma Sigma.

Soon after finishing college, Ralph Pepe became the owner of Concord Pike Liquors, Inc., a retail alcoholic beverage store. Starting in 1965, the year Mr. Pepe acquired the business, Concord Pike Liquors steadily developed a reputation for stocking a broad and high-quality selection of fine wines, liquors, and beers. Over the subsequent 47 years, Ralph Pepe has sought to maintain a warm, friendly, and informative atmosphere in his store. His Concord Pike Liquors advises customers on purchases for parties and other special occasions, and the proprietor enjoys particular local renown for his knowledge of Italian wines.

In 1982, Ralph Pepe began to expand and develop the shopping center where Concord Pike Liquors served its customers. Operating the endeavor as Concordia Holding Corporation, Mr. Pepe created a gathering of establishments at the intersection of Concord Pike and Silverside Road known collectively as Talleyville Towne Shoppes. Commercial tenants include Lucky’s Coffee Shop; La Tolteca, a Mexican restaurant; Flute ProShop, and the Martial Arts Training Center of Delaware. Mr. Pepe and his wife, Rose, who serves as Vice President and Secretary of the Concord Pike Liquors and Concordia Holding Corporation businesses, continue to manage the shopping center today. Anyone interested in learning more about the spaces available at Talleyville Towne Shoppes may e-mail concordpikeliq@aol.com or call (302) 478-8539.

Education

University of Delaware

BS, Accounting

Newark, DE

Graduated Beta Gamma Sigma

Experience

Concord Pike Liquors, Inc.

President, Owner/Operator

Jan 1965 - Present | Concord Pike Liquors, Inc.

Responsibilities

Concord Pike Liquors maintains an impressive collection of fine wines, liquors, and beers including specialty and craft beers Ralph Pepe is a hands-on owner who expertly manages all aspects of the business He has built and has maintained over the years a successful relationship with his customers, employees, sales representatives and suppliers. Concord Pike Liquors is known for its friendly and accommodating service and knowledge of all products.

Achievements

Ralph Pepe has built up a successful retail liquor business which centers around fair prices and customer satisfaction and is one of the most knowlegeable purveyors of fine wines spirits and beers in the Tri-State area


Concordia Holding Corporation

Developer

Jan 1982 - Present | Wilmington, DE

Details

Ralph Pepe developed Talleyville Towne Shoppes shopping center at Concord Pike and Silverside Rd in Wilmington Delaware in 1982

Responsibilities

Ralph and his wife Rose still manage said shopping center today

Achievements

Ralph Pepe moved and restored an historic building formerly known as the Brandywine Grange #13 in 1999, It is presently used as a rental unit

Charitable Affiliations

Frequently supports local and national charitable functions.

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