The evening of April 5, 2016 was a time of celebration for Gessi, who wanted to rejoice the opening of Gessi Russia during the 2016 edition of Mosbuild. More than 50 friends among designers, partners and special guests, who joined the Muscovite and St. Petersburg partners and the Gessi dealers from other regions, attended the evening.
Paolo Giroldi, CEO of Gessi, presented the ambitious project Gessi Russia and CIS, which saw its inception with the opening of the Moscow branch of the Italian company and the establishment of a local team intended to be present on the territory on a permanent basis. This move underlines the determination of Gessi to grow in Russia, and it is will to invest significant resources and energies in a country with deep cultural roots and an extraordinary sensitivity for beauty and design.
For the first time Gessi had the chance to recreate in Moscow, in honor of the best designers and bathroom experts of the region, the atmosphere of warmth and the passion for the beautiful and genuine so typical of Gessi. The evening also conjured the creativity and energy of the Italian lifestyle where Gessi has its deepest roots, being the Company so bound to its territory and the glamor and vital spirit of Made in Italy.
Paolo Giroldi, together with the team of Gessi Russia led by Sergey Ivanov, entertained the numerous guests in an evening full of the rhythms, colors and all Italian flavors.
Gessi hosted their guests to the Taverna, a beautiful Italian restaurant within walking distance from the fair. In that charming location, Gessi held a show cooking of pizza, with the support of an acrobatic pizza maker. Guests had fun to knead and realize this famous dish of Italian tradition.
The elegant and playful evening, gave a living representation of the philosophy of “Private Wellness” that defines Gessi. In fact the company focused on a design with a strong stylistic imprint, but that at the same time stresses on emotions "it is the emotions that encourage us to desire something, that make us dream ", says Paolo Giroldi," you should always add poetry to the creation of an object and make and communicate it in an ethical way. This is how we do express love and respect for people and we try to fulfill their dreams and needs".