Speaker Kenny Moscot was the president of his family-owned company, Moscot Eyewear and Eyecare. Moscot's family started this company over one hundred years ago in New York City. Moscot ran the company with his brother, Dr. Harvey Moscot (who is an optometrist). They're known as fourth generation Moscots. Kenny Moscot was known to have many celebrity clients, such as Kanye West, Denzel Washington and Rene Zellweger.
Moscot had given a few speeches on business, discussing topics like business incentives, tax breaks and the difficulties with creating a start up.
Back in 2010, Kenny Moscot passed away from an unnamed illness at the age of 40.