We proudly announce that Andrea Febbraio and Riccardo Illy joined our board of advisors this week! 

During the latest months, after visiting our headquarters, many important professionals decided to take part to our project becoming advisors. Just a month ago we had the pleasure to welcome on board as advisors Daniele Bruttini, Maurizio CarmignaniMike ChenPaolo CucciaCristiano Escaplon and Michele Zonca.

Advisors have a crucial role in our acceleration program. They support the growth of the startups helping their business development through networking activity. Through their advices and expertise, advisors help startups to build the product and gain higher level of management efficiency. 

 

We proudly announce that Andrea Febbraio and Riccardo Illy joined our board of advisors this week! 

During the latest months, after visiting our headquarters, many important professionals decided to take part to our project becoming advisors. Just a month ago we had the pleasure to welcome on board as advisors Daniele Bruttini, Maurizio Carmignani, Mike Chen, Paolo Cuccia, Cristiano Escaplon and Michele Zonca.

Advisors have a crucial role in our acceleration program. They support the growth of the startups helping their business development through networking activity. Through their advices and expertise, advisors help startups to build the product and gain higher level of management efficiency.


To read more about Febbraio and Illy, here their bios:

Andrea Febbraio, Co-founder and Europe VP Sales for Ebuzzing, a European leading company for online video advertising. Andrea is a very well - known entreprenuer within digital advertising field. Author, speaker and professor with a ten years experience within online adv agencies. In 2007 he founded Promodigital, a company which in a very short time, has become a leader in the Italian market for buzz marketing. In 2010 the same company was bought by the French group Wikio. Forerunner of events like viral and online advertising videos, he pubblished two best sellers titled: Viral Video and Buzz Marketing into Social Media. Furthermore he established himself as an international speaker for Cannes Film Festival, London iStrategy an Colonia DMEXCO.

Riccardo Illy joined the family company, Illycaffè S.p.A., in 1977 and mainly focused on the re-organisation of the commercial structure. During the second half of the 80’s, he became the Sales director and chose to reassert the uniqueness of the blend, returning to the production of a single blend. He developed marketing and communication activities and restyled the business logo. He extended product sales to the alimentary channel and, with the industrialization of the coffee pod/serving, in the workplace channel. In 1992, he became managing director and in 1995, vice-president. Riccardo Illy is also a journalist and author of a book titled “Dal Caffè all’Espresso”. From 1993 to 2000, he was Mayor of Trieste and in 2001 was elected MP in the Italian Parliament. In 2003, he was elected President of the Independent Region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, in charge until April 2008. In 2004, he was elected President of the Assembly of the European Regions.

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