June 2011

Italian pavilion opens at 2011 BIO Convention in Washington DC

June 29, 2011 // 0 Comments

Two days of conferences, workshops, and commercial promotion for Italian biotechnology companies: BIO International Convention 2011 opens today and the Italian pavilion at the most important international biotech event taking place in Washington until June 30. As explained by Foreign Trade Institute (ICE) President Umberto Vattani, “there will be 44 companies, research center and scitech parks participating in the schedule […]

Italian Chefs and Leading Food Writers To Debate Future of Italian Cooking in Washington, DC

June 28, 2011 // 1 Comment

Two of Washington, DC’s leading Italian chefs – Graffiato’s Mike Isabella and Al Tiramisu Luigi Diotaiuti — join the author of How Italian Food Conquered theWorld, John F. Mariani, and moderator Corby Kummer, an award-winning writer andfood expert, to debate the question: “Fusion or Confusion?  Doesgetting creative and innovating on nonna’s traditional recipes mean giving up authenticity of ingredients in the […]

National Italian American Foundation Executive Director John Marino To Serve NIAF as Senior Advisor

June 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

National Executive Director John Marino of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) for the past two years, will be taking on new responsibilities as Senior Advisor to NIAF. Building on his successadvancing the organization’s growth and visibility nationally and internationally, Marino will help guide NIAF at both the grassroots and leadership levels. NIAF Chairman Jerry Colangelo said, “John continues to […]