Italian Advisory Group
Increase membership and awareness of AVIXA throughout Italy. Advisory group members:
- Will act as AVIXA advocates to spread the AVIXA message, awareness, and grow membership in the country.
- Will be provided with collateral, presentation materials, etc. from AVIXA to share the AVIXA message in Italy.
- After consulting with AVIXA, may give presentations to groups in Italy about AVIXA.
- May bring new opportunities to the attention of AVIXA staff for consideration in Italy to grow membership or awareness.
- May be asked (when available) to participate in show activities at ISE, including possible networking receptions and presentations, to forward the goal of increasing membership and awareness.
If you have suggestions or would like to receive more information about events the Advisory Group is preparing this year, please contact Valeria Rapa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Country Manager, Italia
Lightware Visual Engineering Italia
After some years spent in the broadcast market working first as a technical and then as a salesman, Adriano D’Alessio decided to move in the multimedia market. The knowledge received from broadcast gave him the basis to approach this new challenge and the opportunity to start and drive the new Lightware Italy office.
Since 1998, Andrea has specialized in the IT and digital communication fields within the world of information technology. As an AV professional, he actively performed in music production as a writer and remixer and in 2009 transformed Zenyth from a generalist software house to a specialist after seeing that the digital signage space offered dynamic business opportunities. He has a keen interest in looking for new AV solutions and introducing new brands to the Italian market.
With his solid IT background coming from both studies and his previous sysadmin and developer jobs in the Nineties, Gualtiero is a strong and enthusiastic supporter of the AV/IT convergence. He has been working in the AV market since 2000, thanks to an acquisition of an AV integrator. In just a few years as tech manager, he developed a good knowledge and experience on Audio/Video/Control, Videoconferencing and Collaboration solutions. Since 2003 he is Sales Manager in Satnet, an Italian value-added distributor, with a special passion and commitment in discovering new solutions to bring to the Italian market.
Co-founder & President
One of the Italian Digital Signage pioneers, Vogliolo is a telecommunications and digital media expert, combining a strong technical background, coming from his activity as a professional in international research projects, with entrepreneurial skills, proven by his involvement in the creation of several successful companies in the digital communications market during the last 15 years.
Vogliolo loves defining himself as a “Digital Communication Architect” and is always looking for new digital technologies to be explored, tested and then launched with innovative business models. He’s one of those rare and precious examples of a creative engineer.
Through literary studies and technical experience gained in the field as Technical Director in events and show business, Benedettini's work as a journalist in 2005 brought together both her technical and literary vocations. In 2006 she started Connessioni, a communications company, dedicated to the systems integration market, which was at its early stages at that time. She is in charge of the editorial direction, business development and general management.
Editor in Chief
HC — Home Comfort & Design
System Integrator Magazine
The passion for musical and pictures reproduction determined the professional life of Luigi Nicolucci; after earning a degree in Law, he returned to his old passions and began working with some of the most prestigious magazines of the 80s and 90s, dedicated to high-fidelity and videotape. His various positions allowed him to acquire an extensive professional experience in publishing. In the first years of 2000 he founded HC — Home Comfort & Design, a successful monthly publication about home automation, audio/video and home integration. He immediately took on the direction of the magazine and today he is its editor in chief. In 2014 he founded another magazine destined to be a successful editorial in a very short time: System Integrator Magazine. This new publication is a trade research magazine about the technological integration world in corporate field. Today, experts recognize System Integrator Magazine as the reference magazine in this field.