"Toast with a glass of water and get addicted to Adam's ale"
Journalist and creative writer.
I have been chronicling the news from around the world for US and Italian media.
Besides my long-running broadcast career at RAI SpA, I have published numerous articles on different issues on dailies, magazines and online papers, I have worked as a reporter and correspondent for radio and TV national and international networks and satellite channels.
But most of all I see myself as a maker of ideas...
"Small minds talk about people
Mediocre minds talk about events
Great minds talk about ideas"
My work experience in brief
-I am a broadcast journalist for RAI, Radio Televisione Italiana
-For two years, I presented “CalenDiario” my own show on Cinquestelle Sky Channel
-Writer and presenter for the national network Radio Capital’s newscasts
-Assistant producer and field producer for Abc News at the Rome’s bureau
-Reporter for AdnKronos satellite TV
-Reporter for Mediaset TV national network
-Senior editor and presenter for Vatican Radio’s English World News show
-Writer and desk assistant at the Associated Press, Rome bureau
-Writer, presenter and correspondent from New York City for AREA news agency’s
national radio network
-News editor at ICN Network in New York City
-DJ for TeleRadioStereo national network
-DJ, jingles and voice-overs for Foxy John audio production
-Interviews with int’l actors, broadcast on Alitalia’s international flights
-Freelance writer for national dailies and magazines, including The Miami Herald’s weekly Tropic Magazine andInside the Vatican (Catholic magazine) in English, Elite (fashion magazine), Metropoli Rock (music magazine), Orologi Tourbillon pbl. (watches magazine), L’Indipendente and L’Opinione, and broadcast Media: Satellite Tv eVision and Sitcom-INN
I am a Spotter for www.spottedbylocals.com
I am also an ESL teacher:
-Tor Vergata University Medicine School in Rome, Italy.
-Orazio High School, Rome, Italy (Drama class)
-Talete High School, Rome, Italy
-One-to-one language school, Rome, Italy
-Reading College, London (Trinity exam preparation)
-Castleknock college, Dublin, summer English school
-Paris, France, foreign students coordinator for a Rome-based company
I am fully bilingual English Italian
-Speak French and Spanish
-Knowledge of Arabic, Russian, German, and L.I.S. (Italian sign language)
I was selected to be part of a group of journalists trained at a Military course organized by the Italian Armed forces specifically for reporters in war zones.
I am a member of Italy’s professional order and register of journalists since national exam fully passed with excellent evaluation.
I have an international scholastic background, including Marymount Rome.