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About the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce West

Established in 1987, the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce West (IACCW) is an independent, private, not-for-profit US corporation devoted to fostering business and trade opportunities between Italy and the United States. The IACCW is part of a large network of 81 Chambers operating in 55 countries, gathering over 25.000 members.

The IACCW leverages local resources combined with a global network to provide businesses with strategic and effective services in support of their internationalization and expansion efforts.

The Italy-America Chamber of Commerce West is dedicated to assisting global minded professionals, entrepreneurs and businesses alike, in Italy and all over the West Coast of the US, as we offer our services to assist to a multitude of states, such as California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Utah,  Idaho, Alaska and Hawaii.

To find out more about our Chamber of Commerce, and what the Chamber can do for you, view our Membership Benefits proposal, email us at



Genny Nevoso

IACCW Executive Director

Nicola Cagliata

IACCW President


Nicola Cagliata

 IACCW President  

Regional Manager, Jaeger LeCoultre

Joe Buscaino

IACCW Honorary Chairman of the Board

Councilman, City of Los Angles

Cynthia Catalino

 IACCW Vice President

Attorney, Catalino Law

Marco Giovine

IACCW Board Treasurer

Counsel, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP

Gino Gaudio

IACCW Secretary

Broker Associate, Stevenson Real Estate Services

Giacomo Beretta 

IACCW Board Director

Partner, Nuove Sales

Guido Cattabianchi

IACCW Board Director  

Founder and CEO, Primal Wine

Valentina Martelli 

IACCW  Board Director

Ceo IbiscusMedia & Journalist, Founder of ITTV

Cosimo Pizzulli

IACCW  Board Director

President, Pizzulli & Associates Inc.

Barbara Pollastrini

IACCW Board Director

Executive Chef & Ambasciatrice del Gusto

Filippo Puglisi-Alibrandi 

IACCW Board Director

Partner in Charge, US/Italy Corridor, KPMG 

Lisa Strangis

 IACCW Board Director  

Owner & Press Agent, Make Me Hungry

Karim De Martino

 IACCW Board Director  

SVP International Business Development, Open Influence