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ACIMGA Names Calcagni President, Appoints New Officers

MILAN, Italy--Marco Calcagni (Omet, pictured) is the new president of ACIMGA for the two-year period 2013-2014. Calcagni will be flanked by Vice-President Aldo Peretti (Uteco Converting) and by the following offices:

Board of Directors: Ugo Barzanò, past president (IMS Deltamatic), Silvana Canette past president (Flexotecnica), Felice Rossini past president (Rossini), Daniele Barbui (ACE di Barbui Davide&Figli), Alberto Brivio (BP Agnati), Giovanni Cama (Cason), Alfredo Cerciello (Nordmeccanica), Costanza Cerutti (Cerutti Packaging Equipment), Fabrizio Della Casa (Sitma Machinery), Giorgio Petratto (Petratto).

Board of Arbitrators: Giulio Falcinelli, Carlo Grignolio, Gianfelice Scovenna
Auditors: Fiorino Bellisario (Bizzozero Mica), Pierangelo Colombi, Sante Conselvan (Gama)
Secretary General: Guido Corbella                  

“Internationalization and packaging are the key words for success in this industry representing the excellence of made-in-Italy production, which boasts a record-setting 2012: over € 2 billion in revenues, a 9.1 percent increase over 2011, exports up by 11 percent amounting to 82.7 percent of total revenues. Such impressive results match the pre-crisis levels of 2008,” says Calcagni.

Calcagni, born in Lecco on Sept. 2, 1966, is married to Paola Bartesaghi and has three children: Andrea, Sara and Luca.After obtaining a high-school diploma at Istituto Tecnico Badoni, Lecco; Calcagni joined Omet in 1987. In 2000 he was appointed vice president of Omet China and of Omet Americas in 2012. Vice President of ACIMGA since 2011, he is also an advisor to A.T.I.F. Milano (the Italian technical association for the development of Flexography) and member of the board of directors of the IT’S Tissue network.