IACCinform December Newsletter

Promo - pubblicata il 03 Dicembre 2021


Fonte: ufficio stampa Italy-America Chamber of Commerce


Venchi Spreads Holiday Cheer at Exclusive Tasting Event for Sustaining Members



Luxury Summit 2021: Creative Renaissance – November 5

The IACC’s fifth annual Luxury Summit, organized in partnership with the Luxury Institute, took place on November 5, 2021, at
KPMG’s Innovation Lab
. In a series of panel discussions, top luxury leaders from across the globe shared strategic insights about the renewed role of creativity in
the ever-evolving luxury landscape, delving into topics such as sustainability, digitization, B2C and diversity as a driver for innovation. Many thanks to our generous
event sponsors
Fortune Italia,

Greenberg Traurig
The Viscusi Group
for their support of this year’s event.

The Ripple: Virtual Networking. Real Connections. – November 17

On November 17, hundreds of transatlantic business leaders took part in the sixth edition of The Ripple, the largest online networking event based on professional
matchmaking for and by the European-American business community.

Participants met and networked with fellow international business professionals in a series of one-on-one meetings, expanding their reach and tapping into the power of
The Ripple’s broad-reaching professional network.

Fireside Chat with Euromed Pharma’s Edoardo Madussi (YEX Event) – November 17

Members of the IACC’s Young Executives group gathered at the offices of Euromed Pharma on November 17 for a Fireside Chat with Managing Director Edoardo Madussi.
Edoardo shared knowledge and insights gleaned during his multi-year career in the pharmaceuticals industry and answered questions from early-career professionals and
aspiring young leaders.

Check out the event pictures

Chocolate, Gelato and Bubbles: An Evening at Venchi (Sustaining Member Appreciation Event) – November 18

IACC Senior Sustaining and Sustaining Members gathered at Venchi’s stunning Union Square retail location on November 18 for an indulgent pre-holiday feast featuring a
sumptuous chocolate and gelato tasting. Members were treated to a sampling of Venchi’s newest flavors and holiday collections and had the opportunity to mix, mingle and
network with fellow Sustaining members.



2021 Holiday Cocktail Gala – December 15

The IACC is excited to announce that its 2021 Cocktail Gala will take place on December 15 at the exquisitely designed Spring Place Restaurant, which offers spectacular
views of downtown Manhattan, as well as deliciously crafted cocktails and elevated Italian cuisine.
Join us to celebrate the holiday season and toast to a successful year while networking with prominent members of New York’s Italian business community.

Do you have a brand or product you would like to promote at the event? Sponsors of the Holiday Cocktail Gala receive tremendous visibility, both during the evening as
well as on the IACC’s website and social channels. To learn more about our robust offering of sponsorship opportunities,
please contact our offices



An EYE Toward Success for Young Entrepreneurs

The IACC’s Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs (EYE) program is a cross-border exchange program which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from
experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in the United States. Long-time IACC member Marco Evangelista of Central Holidays recently welcomed Filippo Tommasoli,
a photographer and visual storyteller, to Central Holidays for a summer internship through the EYE program. Read on to learn how both Marco and Filippo benefitted from
taking part in an international professional exchange through the IACC.


Marino Tapped to Lead Online Advertising Campaign for Oliveri 1882, Italy’s Premier Artisanal Bakery

IACC member Marino, a full-service communications firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, recently announced that it has added Oliveri 1882 to its growing roster
of consumer clients. The firm has been awarded the opportunity to utilize its expansive food and beverage client experience to lead a social media and digital
advertising campaign aimed at building brand awareness and driving U.S. sales for Oliveri 1882.


Obicà’s Winter Menu is Here!

Winter is here and so is Obicà’s new winter menu, bursting with the intense, decadent flavors of the colder months. Try their “Revisited Caprese,” Gorgonzola DOP and
Caramelized Pear Pizza or rich Crema di Zucca with Amaretti and Pecorino Romano DOP soup. Hungry yet?
Make your reservation today


A Taste for Great Design: The Parmigiano Reggiano Design Challenge

Three IACC members – all iconic Italian brands – recently teamed up on the Parmigiano Reggiano Design Challenge, a design competition inviting professional designers and
design students to submit product design concepts based on the theme of “authenticity.” Click
to learn more about the winning designs, selected by a jury comprised of design industry thought leaders -Karim Rashid, Mauro Porcini (CDO, PepsiCo), Ayse
Birsel and Bibi Seck (Studio Birsel+Seck), and Pietro Rovatti (Brand Director for Parmigiano Reggiano).


Built on Exerience: Jedora’s New Online Marketplace

In today’s new era of retail where consumers have all the power, it’s imperative for jewelry brands to provide consumers with an inspiring experience to discover styles
as incredible as they are – which is exactly what IACC member Jedora aims to do with the launch of its new online marketplace. Hats off to Jedora, whose innovative
efforts to introduce consumers to a whole new way to shop for jewelry, watches and gemstones was recently featured in Women’s Wear Daily.


Bressler, Amery & Ross Principal Ronald Campione Elected to National Association of Dealer Counsel Board of Directors

IACC member Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. is proud to announce that New Jersey Principal Ronald J. Campione has been elected to the National Association of Dealer Counsel
(“NADC”) Board of Directors. Campione is a principal in Bressler’s Business Litigation and Corporate & Commercial Transactions practices, representing businesses of all
sizes in litigation, complex negotiation, arbitration (U.S. and International), mediation, transactions and counseling.


Transportation Infrastructure Opportunities in Italy

The U.S. Embassy in Rome invites IACC members to join Acting Ambassador Thomas D. Smitham and experts from the private sector, Italy’s Ministry of Infrastructure and
Mobility, and Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group (Italy’s state-owned investment bank) for an informative webinar on transportation infrastructure opportunities in Italy.
Learn more about over €46 billion in rail transportation projects including funding, tendering, and collaboration between U.S. and Italian firms.


Barabino & Partners Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

IACC member Barabino & Partners is celebrating its 10th anniversary in the United States with a new office location at New York’s iconic Rockefeller Center. In its
first decade of life, B&P USA has worked alongside over 150 Made in Italy brands, supporting them in their expansions in the United States. The company has conceived
and managed integrated online and offline communication projects in PR, social media management, influencer marketing and creative storytelling activities, in particular
in the sectors related to food and beverage and hospitality.


IACC Takes Part in BuyFood Toscana 2021

The third edition of BuyFood Toscana, an international showcase dedicated to promoting PDO/PGI products from Tuscany, was held in Siena from October 18-20. Organized by
the Region of Tuscany and PromoFirenze under the auspices of the Italian Ministry for Economic Development’s “True Italian Taste” program, BuyFood Toscana welcomed
buyers from all over the world to meet with local producers and sample an array of of authentic, certified agrofood products from Tuscany. The IACC collaborated on the
project, sending Chamber member and Italian specialty food expert Francesco Lupo to Siena as New York’s delegate at the exhibition.


Buzztech “Decodes” the Conversation About Climate Change

IACC member Buzztech offered unique insight into the recent United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) by creating a dynamic digital dashboard to provide a glimpse
into what was said, published and shared–both at the Glasgow meeting and around the world–during the conference’s two-week duration.



Please join us in welcoming the following members who joined the IACC in the month of November:

Alessi (Emanuele Gaeti)

Since its founding in 1921, Alessi has gradually evolved to become a leader in Italian home design. Alessi makes the ordinary extraordinary by creating everyday kitchen
and houseware objects that are interesting and desirable, where aesthetics, functionality and quality find their balance.


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