Andrea Vitullo is the founder and CEO of Inspire. He has a background in marketing and communication management for multinational companies.
Today he is the inspiration behind a number of organizations and Executive Coach of entrepreneurs and managers. Expert in Transformational Coaching, he employs observation, listening and inspiration to strengthen individuals and promote Generative Leadership within organizations. He teaches a Master in Philosophical Counselling at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University Ca’ Foscari of Venice and a Master of Philosophy As a Way of Transformation at the University of Verona. He is a yoga and Mindfulness teacher and author of: Leadership Riflessive (Contemplative Leadership – Apogee Publisher 2006), Leadershit: rottamare la mistica della leadership e farci spazio nel mondo (Scrapping the leadership’s mystique in order to find ourselves room in the world – Ponte alle Grazie 2011) and “maam. La Maternità è un master che rende più forti uomini e donne” ( Maternity is a Master that makes men and women stronger — written together with Riccarda Zezza – Bur Rizzoli 2014)
Anna Gironda — Partner of Inspire
Life coach, Anna is a specialist in the development of personal potential. Listening Counsellor.
Riccarda Zezza —Co-founder of maam and Strategic Consultant
After working for 15 years in multinational companies in Italy and abroad, in 2012 Riccarda founded the company Piano C (www.pianoC.it) with the goal of innovating the organization of work and capture all the energy from the emerging resources that are women. In 2013 together with Andrea Vitullo, she launched maam® — maternity as a master: a project that, through the definition of a new «generative leadership», challenges one of the most harmful stereotypes for 21st century economics: the one that sees maternity as the crisis of women’s employment. In September 2014, her book “maam — La maternità è un master che rende più forti uomini e donne” (Maam — Maternity is a master that makes men and women stronger) was published by BUR. Researcher, blogger, teacher, and consultant about diversity, women’s employment, innovation and leadership.
Raffaele Giaquinto —Strategic Consultant and Project Manager
With a background in management, organization and communication, in recent years Raffaele worked in the public relations of large organizations such as The European Commission and Banca Prossima (of the Intesa Sanpaolo Group.) Previously he was Social Business Researcher for an independent financial consultancy company. In 2012 he became co-founder of «Piano C: il lavoro incontra le donne» (the world of work meets women), with the goal of proposing new organizational models that can fully benefit from the added value of diversity. He supports the launch of new co-working spaces and he is a consultant on smart working, innovation business and change communication. For Inspire, he is Project Manager on transformational and training projects of maam — maternity as a master.
Sara Fornoni — Project Manager
She holds a degree in Human Resources Organisation and Management, she has a deep experience in the field of adult education and in organising courses; in the past she dealt also with career mentoring and outplacement. Assistant in the planning of the European and business training courses, for different companies in the area of Milan. For In-spire she is project manager.
Stefano Novajra — Graphic Designer
Visual artist and graphic designer, he works with communication and brand identity. He considers music and photography as his second and third home. For Inspire he takes care of the creative aspects of products and consulting projects.
Gabriele Grosso — Project Manager — Philosopher
Philosopher by vocation, organizational consultant by challenge. Gabriele studied Philosophy in Milan and Venice, and has always kept his research and his philosophical questions lively and updated. He formed his background in the field of real economy, working on corporate models and managerial paradigms. He has been practising philosophy in economics for several years, programming transformational paths for companies, organizations and institutions that are trying to shift from the certainties of «what’s already been said and done» to the challenges of «what hasn’t been thought and done yet» about brand identity, people strategy, innovation, communication and training courses. Gabriele is a facilitator of philosophical practice oriented towards professional growth and personal enrichment in group and individual sessions. Blogger and writer by passion, so far…
Michele Boroni —Marketing and Communication Consultant
Journalist, author for radio and TV, blogger. Michele writes for Il Foglio and Style Magazine – Corriere della Sera. He also works with Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone and D di Repubblica. Furthermore, Michele is an online and offline marketing and communication consultant for organizations and individuals. His personal blog can be found at: emmebi.blogspot.com
Benedetta Silj — Philosophical Consultant
Philosopher, writer, coach. With a degree from the University of Rome, Benedetta has worked for many years as a freelance journalist for women’s magazines with reportages and articles in the psychological arena. She is an operator in hippotherapy and a philosophical consultant, she develops research and training projects for companies, associations and institutions and she is also a life-coach. Together with Giovanna Melandri, Benedetta is co-author of the book “Come un chiodo” (Like a nail – Donzelli – 2007), a study of the epidemic phenomenon of eating disorders.
Riccardo Rita —Consultant
Writer, musician, researcher of storytelling techniques and creative methods, during the 15th legislature Riccardo was the Director of Communication at the Ministry for the Relationship with Parliament and Institutional Reforms, as well as the official spokesman for the Minister of Youth and Sports policies. He published an album with Polygram, a number of stories in literary magazines as well as articles on political analysis. Together with the Holden School and De Agostini, he developed a project dedicated to political communication within the multimedia course “Writing”. Managing Editor of the website www.g8italia2009.it
Andrea Serena —Philosopher and yoga teacher
Born in Venice in 1965. Andrea graduated in philosophy and since the 90’s has dedicated himself entirely to the pursuit of a spiritual path, practicing yoga with the most prestigious masters, including his holiness the xiv° Dalai Lama Tenzin Ghyatso, Ghesce Ciampa Ghyatso, Kyongla Ratho Rinpoche. Andrea is a certified yoga teacher since 1998. Currently he leads courses and workshops on “The Five Tibetans” and “breathing techniques” throughout Italy. He collaborates on the project “yoga and philosophy in prison” with associations such as l.o.tu.s., co.ge.s.of Venice, the Ministry of Justice and the Regione Veneto.
Daria Dibitonto — Philosopher
Researcher in philosophy at the “Università del Piemonte Orientale” and philosophical consultant at the Department of Mental Health of the ASL TO 5. Daria’s research deals with the philosophy of desire, phenomenological psychiatry and the theology of hope. She collaborated with the Teatro Stabile in Turin, for which, in 2006, she created the philosophical café “Sunset of nihilism? Power and impotence of philosophy”. Daria is the author of “Luce, oscurità e colore del desiderio. Un’eredità non ancora indagata della filosofia di Ernst Bloch” (Light, darkness and colour of the desire. A not yet investigated legacy of Ernst Bloch’s philosophy – Mimesis, Milan 2010).
Ingrid Hollweck — Professional Certified Coach
Professional Coach, certified by ICF. Facilitator of learning processes. Expert in performance management, transformational leadership and team dynamics. In the past Ingrid worked as Manager of Human Resources development in a multinational corporation and as Senior Consultant for an international strategic consulting company. She has a degree in Economics and in Literature in additional to a Master in Business Administration (MBA.)
Sara Taddeo —Pedagogical consultant
Sara has dealt with men’s and women’s education and development for more than 20 years for non-profit organizations and companies. In recent years she has developed a high interest for topics related to maternity, paternity, the social and transformational function of being parents, also at work. She is a trainer in Mindfulness based courses and a Counsellor with a systemic-relational orientation.