November 29th 2019 AGIVI the association of young Italian wine producers elected Violante Gardini national president for the next three years.
She takes the place of Federico Terenzi and will have at her side, as vice-presidents Martina Varvaglione and Enrico Gobino. The AGIVI board is also composed by Emanuela Tamburini, Nicola Guidi, Silvia Franco, Matteo Magnabosco, Vittoria Rocca, Ernesto Rocca, Anna Maria Surricchio, Giulia Goretti.
VIOLANTE GARDINI A LITTLE GREAT WOMAN
35 years old from Tuscany Violante Gardini is the commercial manager of the wine estates of her mother Donatella Cinelli Colombini (casato Prime Donne in Montalcino and Fattoria del Colle in Trequanda) a degree in Business Economics at the University of Florence and a Master OIV in Paris that led to a visit to all the wine-growing regions and the main wine markets of the world.
In the professional and human history of Violante associationism has always played an important role: in 2008– 2009 she was the Tuscan president of Leo (young Lions) in June 2013 she was elected Tuscan President of Wine Tourism Movement, bringing her region to be the most numerous in Italy. She is Vice-President AGIVI from 2016 and now has decided to devote all her free time to this association renouncing any other office.
“I believe very much in teamwork” said Violante after the election that happened unanimously by acclamation at Mondodelvino -Wine Experience of Priocca, “and I intend to apply in AGIVI that method of deciding and working in a group that in previous experiences allowed me to increase members and organize important initiatives”.