Marco is a successful entrepreneur and investor with over 25 years of intensive experience in media, technology, and the live events industry. He is the Founder and CEO of Vesuvio Ventures, where he works with startups, Venture and Private Equity investors, and corporate innovators serving as a coach, advisor, interim executive, board member, angel investor (or a combination thereof).
How long have you worked in the events industry?
What have been the stand-out moments of your career?
My first big trade show (Comdex)
What do you love most about the Event Industry?
Facilitating buyers and sellers connections and helping them to grow their business
What was the last event on which you worked?
Manifest (Logistic Tech) in Las Vegas in January 2022
Who has inspired you in your career?
Mike Rusbridge and Jason Chudnovsky
Why is it important to recognise the achievements of people and tech companies?
Support entrepreneurs building tech solutions for the event industry. Support innovation in our industry
What would you like to see in this year’s entries?
ROI for events tech solutions, VR/AR/MR solutions, Engagement solutions for virtual and hybrid events
What is the one piece of technology you can’t afford to live without?