Chris Salierno, International Marketing Director at La Marzocco Srl, has been working in the coffee industry for over 16 years. In this time, he has worked in multiple roles – from Sales and Key Account Manager to Marketing Director and Entrepreneur.
Born in West Palm Beach, Florida, Chris has lived in Italy for over 20 years. His career has seen him lead global businesses for various manufacturing firms, allowing him to encounter unique cultures and marketing trends in the household technology and coffee equipment fields.
In 2009, Chris joined the historical Florentine company, furthering his interest in quality espresso, craftsmanship, sustainability, innovation and company culture and heritage.
As part of the global management team, Chris continues to be an advocate for building relationships and championing excellence in specialty coffee both locally and globally.
His daily vocation involves developing and communicating the solid company culture and brand identity of La Marzocco.
The thing Chris admires the most is “the opportunity to connect with – and bring – people together; inspire others to be extraordinary at what they do and to create meaningful experiences.”