About Us – James and Barbara Maggio

My name is James Michael Maggio.

My nickname is Jim. I am a retired aerospace engineer. I am a graduate of New York University College of Engineering with a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. I graduated with honors and was inducted into the honor societies Pi Tau Sigma and Tau Beta Pi.

Work Experience: My entire engineering career has been in the aerospace industry working for Republic Aviation, Grumman Aviation, Reaction Motors, Kearfott Electronics and ITT Aerospace Communications.

Since Retiring: I have busied myself in activities poles apart from aerospace and engineering. I have been involved in screenplay writing, self-publishing, and editing

To date, I have written five screenplays: “Third Man in the Ring”, “When Love’s Window Closes”, “The Prime Minister of the Underworld”, “Do Not Disturb The Dead”, and “Triumph”. Information about these screenplays can be found elsewhere in this website.

My name is Barbara Stolfi Maggio.

I am a graduate from American University with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. I majored in communications, speech and drama. After graduation, I pursued a career as an actor. I appeared in major feature films and television productions.

I wrote my memoir entitled “My Life with The Third Man in the Ring” (Amazon). The third man in the ring, the referee, being my father, Teddy Martin (birth name Louis Stolfi), a Boxing Hall of Fame prizefight referee in 1940’s and 1950’s.

I also co-authored the script “The Third Man in the Ring’ that was inspired by my memoir. In addition to acting, I was involved with the Hoboken (NJ) International Film Festival and the Passaic County Film Commission.

Additional Information: Sadly, Barbara is no longer with us. She passed away in 2020 after a long illness.