An honoree of the Columbus Citizens Foundation for 2016, Federica Marchionni is the CEO of the clothing retailer Lands’ End and has previously served as President of Dolce & Gabbana USA. Here her friend and former Vice Consul in New York describes some unique traits of her personality.
Lidia Bastianich, Federica Marchionni, Andrew Cuomo, Robert Lapenta, Angelo Vivolo, Maria Bartiromo, Oscar Farinetti
The Columbus Citizen Foundation kicks off the 72 annual Columbus Day Parade with an elegant ceremony in the new Eataly to introduce this years distinguished honorees and Grand Marshal. The event began with a beautiful speech from the Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo.
Federica Marchionni, Former Dolce & Gabbana executive and now CEO of American brand Lands' End received the 2015 Business and Culture Award from aboard the exclusive MSC Divina cruise ship. This year, the Italy America Chamber of Commerce decided to honor her, a charismatic and driven woman who played a great role in the world of telecommunication and luxury. “Look up and take the highway” Marchionni states, inviting all women to aim high.