The people

Sara Patuzzi
Sara Patuzzi Managing Director
Piero Alberto Danioni
Piero Alberto Danioni Chairman
Giangiacomo Castelfranchi
Giangiacomo Castelfranchi Managing Director
Shirley Buonopane

She joined Sodip in 1993 as a publishing Account Manager. In 2004 she was appointed Head of National Circulation Dept. She manages and coordinates all activities related to circulation and statistics services, promotions and commercial relationships with the portfolio of clients..

Shirley Buonopane Head of Diffusional Services
Barbara Donadei

She started her career in Sodip in 1996 as a Senior Account Manager for the foreign market. She currently manages the commercial relationships of the Import Department supporting the portfolio of clients with analysis on the circulation in Italy and on the reference market.

Barbara Donadei Head of Import Division
Michele Dossena

He joined Sodip Group in 1995 as a Logistics Coordinator at Sepin, a subsidiary dedicated to editorial services. He currently coordinates and manages all the logistics of Sodip, organizes the best sorting and movement of cargo through the correct booking of the necessary means of shipment and the efficient organization of the pick-up and return process at the Local Distributors. He manages relationships with carriers and mainly with the Shipping warehouse. He is Managing Director of Sodip Service.

Michele Dossena Head of Logistics
Nicola Mazzoni

He joined Sodip in 2019, after an experience in the audit and transaction service for a leading consulting company. He is now responsible of the performance audit area and carries out programming, planning and control activities for all companies in the group.

Nicola Mazzoni Head of Administration and Management Control
Piero Monico

He returned to Sodip in 2015 following important experiences in the sector. He manages the export of Italian publications and coordinates the other activities of the division.

Piero Monico Head of Foreign Office
Federica Soldati

She joined Sodip Group SpA in 2004. She manages HR Administration, payroll, assistance and representation of the Group with the Social Security Institutes, Insurance organizations and trade unions. In 2011 she was appointed Coordinator of General Services, with oversight of management’s performance with respect to job security, procurement contracts, supplier management.

Federica Soldati Head of Personnel Administration and General Services
Claudio Tognoni

He joined Sodip in 1992 and followed several special projects. In 1996 he was appointed Sales Network Manager. He manages the inspection team. In this role, he links the different editorial needs in the national area as well as contributes to the development of new initiatives for Local Distributors such as the sale of telephone cards and new products. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Trento Press and representative of Sodip in several federative organizations.

Claudio Tognoni Head of Sales Network
Massimo Pedrinelli

He joined Sodip in November 2016 and is currently in charge of commercial development, acquisition and relations with the new publishers of the GDO channel. He gained a long and unique experience in the publishing world passing through all the subjects of the supply chain. At the beginning he gained experience in the field of Local Distributors and then moved on to a decade of experience in the world of newspapers contributing to its launch and success. Afterwards, he entered the world of magazines with experience in the B2B world coordinating a team of 40 employees, up to Publishers among the most prestigious market leaders, participating in the launch and the affirmation of titles that are still today market leaders in their segment.

Massimo Pedrinelli Head of Commercial Development