We are proud to announce that our YTILI Entrepreneur Fellow Pier Giorgio Bianchi, from Ferentino, Italy, has won the National YTILI Pitch competition that just concluded in Washington DC!
Pier was the winner of the Charlotte pitch competition and he advanced to compete with winners from 8 other cities in DC.
Congrats Pier! We are proud to be part of your journey.
About Pier Giorgio Bianchi:
Pier lives in Ferentino, Italy he speaks Italian, English, and French. He has a Master's degree in International Management from Bocconi University and a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management from Bocconi University.
Current Title and Place of Work: CEO and Founder of Talents Venture
Current Responsibilities and Background: As the CEO and Founder of Talents Venture,
Pier finds bright and entrepreneurial university students and connects them with investors to help kickstart their business ideas. His role includes business planning, student outreach, and developing funding opportunities. Talents Venture has proven success in raising funds, winning awards from the Italian Banking Association as well as winning a grant worth 20,000 euros. Pier applied to participate in the YTILI program so he could expand his business internationally and grow his leadership skills. He also wanted the chance to step back from the daily operations of his company to give him a chance to look at the big picture and gain a wider perspective on potential business opportunities.
Fellowship Goals: Pier wanted the opportunity to take a closer look at how an American educational organization works to learn from its process and business activities.
Mentor Placement: UNCC’s Ventureprise, learn more about Ventureprise, https://entrepreneurship.charlotte.edu/
Learn more about the YTILI fellowship program, https://ytili.org/