"For me, every trip turns into a gourmet tour, with lots of photos of the dishes and chats with the chef."

With over 20 years of field experience, Giacomo Pini is a catering and marketing expert in tourism. He lives between Romagna, his native land, Siena and San Francisco. He is a consultant for various companies in the industry, accommodation facilities, hotel chains and international holdings, he deals with start-ups, strategic marketing, staff training and, more generally, marketing and marketing positioning. A professor with more than 12,000 hours of classroom time, he conducts his activities throughout Italy and collaborates with companies, universities and vocational training institutes including CAST Foods. In 2001 he founded Gp.studios, a consultancy and training company for international tourism marketing and catering.