NEWS and EVENTS detail
Road Show: Promex - San Francisco - May 16-18, 2008
Competed the organization of
Trade Mission: Regione Puglia - San Francisco - April 19-23, 2008
Trade Mission of the Regione Puglia and Provincia di Foggia, co-organized by the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce West and Project4U. The delegation was comprised of 9 Apulia olive oil and vegetable preserve companies and 6 representatives of the Province of Foggia and the Region of Puglia. A workshop, press event, and seminar was organized for the delegation to promote the regions olive oil and vegetable preserve qualities. Almost 80 local distributors, importers, restaurateurs and members of the press attended the 1 day workshop at the Golden Gate Yacht Club in San Francisco. An additional 70 people attended the olive oil seminar organized at the California Culinary Academy with guest speaker and olive oil expert Roberto Zecca.
Press PRINT coverage:
L’olio del Tavoliere sbarca in California
Daunia, basta la parola
Gusta la Puglia a Frisco e Los Angeles - Page 1
Gusta la Puglia a Frisco e Los Angeles - Page 2
Press TV coverage:
Il succo d'oliva, il principe rospo
Il nostro olio va in Accademia
San Francisco missione compiuta
Project4U Milan Office Grand Opening - Milan, Italy - June 30th, 2007
After almost 5 years in business Project4U is exapnding and has opened an office in Milan, Italy to better serve our clients.
MACEF Spring - Milan, Italy - January 19-22, 2007
Project4U successfully recruited over 100 buyers entitled to the special "buyers package".
myLcast - San Francisco - October 1st, 2006
The Project4U team has just launched myLcast: a podcast production house that specializes in creating podcasts for the North American market interested in Italian products, services, and lifestyle.
Italia Gourmet Show - San Francisco - March 14-15, 2006
The first Italian Specialty Food and Wine show in the United States. IGS is the first show of it's kind to promote and showcase Specialty Food and Wine entirely from Italy to the North American market. IGS will take place on March 14-15 2006 at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. The event is organized by Project4U in partnership with WineCountry.IT.
MACEF Spring - Milan, Italy - January 20-23, 2006
3,459 exhibitors / 86,271 visitors / 167,000 sq. m.
Project4U successfully recruited over 75 buyers entitled to the special "buyers package". See the full press release
Digital Hub in the Great West Mission - San Francisco - November 12-16th, 2005
The second mission from the Province of Milan to Silicon Valley was once again a success. The mission, which is part of the Digital Hub in the Great West project was headed by Councilor Luigi Vimercati. View details.
Italian Flavor Forum II - San Francisco - October 19th, 2005
The second edition of a quarterly market event organized to bring importers and wholesale buyers the latest, freshest, recently released new Italian wines and typical regional food products. The event showcases over 40 niche wines and specialty food products to over 120 importers, distributors, licensed retailers, restaurateurs and supermarket chains.The event was organized by winecountry.it in partnership with Project4U. View the event details.
BIO2005 - Philadelphia - June 20-22, 2005
Trade Mission of Biotechnology companies of the Camera di Commercio di Milano EuroInfoCentre division. Project4U assisted 5 innovative biotechnology companies from the county of Milan in setting up one-on-one appointments with pre-screened distributors, resellers, and potential partners.
Italian Flavor Forum - Greenbrae - May 25th, 2005
The first of a planned quarterly market event organized to bring importers and wholesale buyers the latest, freshest, recently released new Italian wines and typical regional food products. The event showcased over 35 niche wines and specialty food products to almost 100 importers, distributors, licensed retailers, restaurateurs and supermarket chains.The event was organized by winecountry.it in partnership with Project4U. View the event details.
Live Webcast - San Francisco - April 6th, 2005
The first of a series of live webcasts was successfully completed. Andy Kieffer, VP of Visible Path spoke about Social Networking from our San Francisco office and interacted to an audience of 50+ entrepreneurs in Milan. View the webcast
The DIGITAL HUB IN THE GREAT WEST begins - Milan/San Francisco - February 17, 2005
The San Francisco HUB and San Francisco Incubator opens its doors. Both services are offered by BIC La Fucina and Project4U to aid growth in opportunities and partnerships between Milan and California. Details were outlined in todays press conference in Milan to over 100 guests including Filippo Penati, President of the Province of Milan.
Regione Sicilia Workshop - San Francisco - January 24-25, 2005
Trade workshop comprised of 15 Sicilian companies showcasing the best in Gourmet Food, Wine, Natural Stone, and Multimedia their region has to offer. Almost 80 local distributors, importers, and vendors attended the 2 day workshop in San Francisco.
MACEF Spring - Milan, Italy - January 21-24, 2005
Surge of foreign visitors to Macef Spring 2005. Almost 11,000 visitors from overseas which now represent 15% of Macef total visitors. Project4U successfully recruited over 50 buyers entitled to the special "buyers package". See the full press release
International ExpoDental Workshop - New York - November 29th, 2004
A successful first workshop has been concluded for the presentation of the 33rd International Expodental 2005 (Milano, 19-22 October) in NYC. The event was composed of a high turnout of industry experts, dealers and members of the press. More information on Expodental
MACEF Autumn - Milan, Italy - September 3-6, 2004
Successful turnout of US buyers to Macef Autumn 04: 8,783 of the 70,723 total visitors were foreign with a significant – and much appreciated – grand-style return of American and Japanese buyers. See the full press release.
BIO2004 - San Francisco - June 6-9, 2004
Trade Mission of Biotechnology companies from the Camera di Commercio di Milano
Digital Gate to California - San Francisco - April 19-23, 2004
Trade Mission and Delegation of the PROVINCIA DI MILANO to the San Francisco Bay Area.