Join us on October 29th, 2019 starting at 6:30PM for an informative presentation organized by IACC Member Berdon LLP.
During this presentation participants will be provided with techniques and skills necessary to conduct an informative and strong presentation, adding value to the panel discussion. This session, led by Berdon LLP’s Director of Learning Carrie Kirby, will provide tips on the art of presenting and moderating in order to effectively position yourself as a thought leader.
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During this first installment of our yearlong series, the Young Professionals of the Italy America Chamber of Commerce (YEX) had the opportunity to interact and listen to the success stories of Industry Leaders who excelled in their respective fields.
After the event, participants had the opportunity to network and learn from seasoned professionals.
About the Speaker:
Alberto Milani leads the Luxury Division of Richline Group a Berkshire Hathaway Company.
He is the President of the Italy America Chamber of Commerce in New York and coordinator of the all Chambers of Commerce in the NAFTA area.
His visionary approach has been recognized by world-wide publications and market leaders with the jewelry & life- style luxury brand Alberto Milani " a love affair with Italy".
Before joining Richline Group a Berkshire Hathaway Company he held executive positions with Procter & Gamble, Sector Sport Watches, Bulgari and Buccellati.
Alberto is a world-wide frequent speaker at industry, branding and educational venues.
His definition of mission and corporate positioning by taking an innovative approach to all facets of the marketing mix are a true bench mark for the next generation of managers.
Italy America Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the BritishAmerican Business, joined forces to provide an event where new professionals could meet business contacts and fine tune their networking skills at the Churchill Tavern in Lower Manhattan. This event helped these emerging leaders expand their professional network, refine their pitch, and contribute to their future success.
Drinks and light bites were provided throughout the event.
On March 20th, 2019, the IACC, in conjunction with Fordham University's Graduate Program in International Political Economy and Development, hosted an exciting seminar at the Fordham University Lincoln Center campus featuring Professor Mauro Guillén, Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, in which we explored the New Developments in the Global Digital Economy and the effect they have on our everyday lives.
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About Professor Mauro Guillén
Mauro F. Guillén is the Zandman Professor of International Management at the Wharton School, and the Director of the Lauder Institute of Management & International Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a recipient of the Aspen Institute’s Faculty Pioneer Award, an elected member of the Sociological Research Association, and a trustee of the Royal Foundation Princesade Asturias of Spain.
On April 1, 2019 the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce hosted an "Aperitivo Italiano" with Ospitalità Italiana Certified Restaurant Tarallucci e Vino!
Attendees had the chance to sample Authentic Italian products and enjoyed special pricing on select wines and beers.
On April 30th, 2019 at the showroom of Scavolini USA, over 30 Young Professionals of the Italy America Chamber of Commerce gathered for the second edition of the "Fireside Chat with an Industry Leader" series.
During the event, attendees had the opportunity to interact and listen to the success story of Industry Leader, Francesco Farina, and learn more about his experience in the United States.
Interested in joining the next Fireside Chat event? JOIN as a YEX Member today!
To view the pictures from the event CLICK HERE
About the Speaker
Francesco Farina, has an M.D. in Business and Economics (Alma Mater University of Bologna). He opened and manages Scavolini USA Inc, the Subsidiary Company in America of Scavolini S.p.a., undisputed leader in the kitchen cabinet industry in Italy for sales and brand recognition from the 1984. From the 2001 to the 2008 he worked for Scavolini SPA, as Area Manager in the Italian Market.
In the 2008 Scavolini chose him to open the first Subsidiary Company abroad. First experience for Scavolini with a fully owned presence abroad.
Francesco moved with his wife and 2 kids to New York in 2008 where he still lives.
From a Start Up Company to a Leader Position in importation of kitchen cabinets from Italy to the North and Central American Market. He opened and manages 3 Corporate Showrooms (2 in NY and 1 in Miami) and oversees the business of 40 showrooms fully identified with Scavolini. America is the first market of exportation for Scavolini Spa. From 2010 to 2018 the average annual growth has been always higher than 20% a year.
A successful real estate investment. He created the opportunity to buy in the 2009 the “Scavolini Soho Gallery”, investing in 10,000 sf space in Soho.
Francesco develops relevant Business providing kitchens and baths to the most beautiful towers in the Canada, USA, Panama, Mexico.
Scavolini is now a luxury brand in the American Market.
**This event is open exclusively to YEX Members
Join us on May 20th, 2019 at 12:00 pm for Vias Imports' Grand Portfolio Tasting at the IAC Building.
This event provides the opportunity to discover over 90+ producers, from all over the world, and learn more about the art of winemaking.
To register for the event click HERE
Not a member yet? To attend events of this nature and many more, Join the IACC.
On Thursday, May 30, the IACChosted the ninth annual edition of OspitalitàItaliana: The Authentic Italian Table, an immersive evening of authentic Italian food, wine, and spirits, showcasing 15 of New York City's most authentic, OspitalitàItaliana-certifiedItalian restaurants. Over 300 food and wine enthusiasts, members of the food and hospitality trades, food/wine writers, bloggers, and influencers flocked to NYC’s Hudson Mercantile to sample authentic Italian tasting menus prepared by participating OI-certified restaurants as well as products from top-tier Italian food, beverage and lifestyle brands. Many thanks to our invaluable technical partner, AICNY, and to our generous sponsors: BindiUSA, CampariGroup, Emirates, GalvaninaUSA, and PentoleAgnelliUSA.
The Authentic Italian Table is part of the “True Italian Taste” project, funded by the Italian Ministry for Economic Development and executed by Assocameresteroin collaboration with the Italian Chambers of Commerce Abroad, in order to raise awareness of and safeguard authentic Italian food products. “True Italian Taste” is part of the “Extraordinary Italian Taste” initiative.
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We would like to thank our sponsors
On June 12th, 2019 over 20 YEX Members joined us at the showroom of REV'IT Sport USA, LLC in Brooklyn, for the third edition of "Fireside Chat with an Industry Leader" series.
During this event, the Young Professionals of the Italy America Chamber of Commerce (YEX) had the opportunity to interact and listen to the success story of Industry Leader, Paolo Bacchiarello, and learn more about his experience with regards to the Motorcycle Accessories business.
To view the full event chat please CLICK HERE
The YEX Community joined us on July 9th, 2019 at 230 Fifth Avenue for our annual Young Professionals Aperitivo in collaboration with the Austrian and German American Chamber of Commerce.
On September 5, 2019 over 30 YEX Members joined us for the highly anticipated "Aperitivo Italiano" hosted by Ospitalità Italiana Certified Restaurant Levante!
Guests will have the chance to network amongst each other as well as sample Authentic Italian products and enjoy special pricing on select wines and beers.
To view pictures from the event please CLICK HERE
To view the event video please CLICK HERE
Not yet a YEX member and intersted in attending future events? Join today by clicking HERE
On September 12th, 2019 YEX members gathered at the offices of Pirelli Tire North America located at 546 5th Avenue, 8th Floor, for the fourth edition of "Fireside Chat with an Industry Leader" series.
During this event, the Young Professionals of the Italy America Chamber of Commerce (YEX) had the opportunity to interact and listen to the success story of Industry Leader, Maureen Kline, and learn more about her experience in CSR and sustainability in a multinational company such as Pirelli Tires North America.
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Each year the IACC celebrates another successful year with its members and friends in an iconic New York location.
This year's Gala was on September 25th at the Tribeca Rooftop. At this year's edition over 300 members of NYC's Italian business community enjoyed an elegant evening while taking in the breathtaking views of lower Manhattan from the stunning outdoor rooftop.
This year's fabulous evening was proudly supported by many remarkable sponsors including: Unicredit, Emirates, Mionetto, Campari USA, Foscarini, Dunnington LLP, Bindi USA, Bellucci, Giovanelli Consulting, Venchi, Sogno Toscano and Banville Wines.
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We would like to thank our 2019 sponsors