Gimav, the Italian Association of Glass Processing Machinery and Accessory Suppliers, has elected its full management team for the 2016-2018 term. Members were appointed at its board of directors meeting on October 10.

Nancy Mammaro
Nancy Mammaro

Michele Gusti of OCMI-OTG SpA and Nancy Mammaro of Mappi International srl were elected vice presidents and will work alongside president Aldo Faccenda of Bottero SpA. Cinzia Schiatti of Officine Meccaniche Schiatti Angelo srl‎, Gimav’s past president, was appointed treasurer.

‎“I am honored, since I firmly believe in the importance of Gimav and hope to make the best possible contribution in acting as a spokesperson for our members, together with the new team,” says Mammaro. “I particularly wish to give a voice to all the member companies within the sphere of my role.”

“Completing the appointment of the entire management team was the first task of my term in office,” says Faccenda. “This team is extremely representative of all the branches of the glass industry, and I am certain that it will enable the association to carry out its role in supporting the members and representing Italian production by the sector in the best possible way, in Italy and abroad.”

Other members at the helm of Gimav are Ilario Borgonovo, president of the vetrunione section, and Dino Zandonella Necca, president of the accessory manufacturers’ section and president of Vitrum.