MEET THE TEAM
The Passantino Family entered the retail grocery market in 1945 when family patriarch, Leonard Passantino, opened his first produce market on the Independence, MO town square. In 2016, Dante sold Golden Valley Country Mart out of Clinton, MO. Shortly thereafter, he founded Passantino Property Partners and has been working in commercial and residential real estate, while also starting to oversee The Market vision and operations.
Favorite Food: Nani’s Meatballs & Sauce
Vince Bryant is a self-made and motivated entrepreneur with the ability to conceive business ideas and opportunities as well as diligently execute projects and manage businesses. Vince’s focus with 3D Development has been repurposing historical landmark structures in the Crossroads Arts District of Kansas City.
Favorite Food: Mom’s Homemade Tuna Casserole