Profile Originally from the Silicon Valley, I have over 15 years of experience in writing and editorial management. Since 2015, I have worked as a journalist and editor of luxury magazines in France and Monaco, building a substantial network within the luxury tourism industry. Holding dual US/IT citizenship, I have lived in several countries and travelled extensively which allows me to fluently speak 3 languages and work well with people from other countries and cultures. I thrive in a varied and challenging work environment and always maintain a calm and pleasant demeanour, despite tight deadlines.
SKEMA Business School - French Language Certification C1, 2022
University of Sheffield - Master in Journalism, with Merit, 2015
University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point - BA in Art & Design, 2006
Université de Marseille II - Aix-en-Provence, 2002
Helped launch 'Hello Monaco' website in English, editing and copywriting digital articles and launched the seasonal paper magazine, editing the first
Wrote the "Monaco Words of Wisdom" articles based on video interviews with VIP residents.
Editorial Director - Academic Publishing, Inc. - USA, 12/09 - 10/17
Developed editorial content for two digital academic journals, copy-editing and formatting articles from multiple contributors.
Managed international scholars to submit to publication deadlines
Developed and maintained company website.
Languages English: Native Italian: Fluent French: Business level (B2)
Creative content writer for storytelling, marketing or academic styles.
Excellent verbal and written communication and comfortable with public speaking. Writing style can change to match target audience, marketing partner and house style.
Manage teams to make sure communication is open and that everyone feels on even footing.
Attentive listener, trained interviewer and skilled mediator; resolve conflict quickly, peacefully and positively and strive for a drama-free environment.
Travelled extensively and familiar with different cultural and social mores. Former member of the UK Political Studies Association and volunteered as the Press officer for the Italian Politics Specialist Group.
Created an award-winning blog on Italian culture, cooking, politics and travel: Cultural Comments