We are an agency offering Press Office and PR services specializing in the design, architecture, and real estate sectors. Our portfolio is made up of international brands that we follow with dynamic dedication thanks to more than 20 years of experience in the communications field.
We are client-focused and committed to brand growth and development: content, projects, and stories are expressed through every communication channel while staying up-to-date on their constant evolution.
We offer qualified and tailor-made services that start with defining a strategy and carry forward into content creation, from writing press releases to planning dedicated events.
Over the course of our many years in business, we’ve developed over 25,000 contacts in Italy and abroad, accessing multiple types of media and a target group of professionals. This has enabled us to enhance brand awareness for our clients, supporting them in the fields of communications and networking.
Ghénos specialization has added value for our clients; because for us, journalists are not just names in a database, they are familiar faces and people with whom we have established enduring person relationships.
Our headquarters are in Milan, recognized as the capital of the design world.
We also work directly in Spain, Portugal, UK and New York (USA).
GABRIELLA DEL SIGNORE
She became a true design addict while she was working at De Padova, side by side with Maddalena De Padova for over 6 years. This opportunity allowed her to meet some of the most important interpreters of design on the international stage, among them Vico Magistretti and Achille Castiglioni.
In 1992 she joined a design industry PR agency as a partner and at the end of 1996 founded Ghénos Communication. The company initiated operations in January of 1997, representing important brands such as Bulthaup, Gaggenau, and Joint — at the time a distributor of the Emeco, USM Haller, and Thonet brands. The last two are still included in Ghénos’ client portfolio.
This marked the beginning of a journey, success and experience that for over 20 years have made the company a benchmark in the field of design PR.
She stands out for her curiosity, passion and professionalism: three characteristics that are a common thread in her work.
She started working in the communications world after earning a Master’s degree in journalism at the University of South Australia. For several years she worked for a major PR agency and press office in Milan, managing the division in charge of monitoring and analysis of the international press. She brings her wealth of experience and knowledge of foreign and Italian media to Ghénos, coordinating and developing a series of integrated and strategic services aimed at increasing the online and offline visibility of the agency’s clients.
Active in the world of communication both in Italy and abroad for more than 20 years, and as a result of extensive experience at a major Milan-based agency, he has developed a variety of skills that have allowed him to create a network of contacts ranging from media to architects and from institutions to associations. Since 2016 he has been the operations director for Ghénos Spain in Barcelona, promoting the agency’s brands and planning communication and PR activities.
MARIA VITTORIA BANDINI
Maria Vittoria graduated in Padua in Communication Strategies. After some professional experiences in her hometown, in 2017 she moved to Milan and entered the world of PR and events. Being into beauty & aesthetics she has specialized in the design and lifestyle sectors. After several collaborations with some agencies, she joins Ghénos Communication and bringing her knowledge and her “cheery” approach.
International Media Relation & Social Media Manager | External Advisor
Sarah graduated in Communication and began her professional career in a Milanese press and PR office, where she became passionate about the design world. She continued her path in the media relations field in Ghénos Communication as an external international advisor. Today, Sarah is in charge of the Portuguese branch of the agency. Furthermore, she takes care of the growth of connections and public relations within the territory and international media relations in Southern American countries. Lately, she managed to combine her experience of digital media communication with her position in Ghénos Communication by becoming a Social Media Manager.
International media pr
She graduates in Architecture at Politecnico di Milano, specialising in Interior Architecture and Exhibition Design. After a few years as an assistant in various interior design and contemporary art courses, she began a career in the world of journalism as head of the editorial staff for an important Italian magazine on the world of lighting.
Bilingual, she’s now bringing in Ghénos Communication her expertise as journalist in the lighting design field and her passion for design.
Visual Brand Communication & SM Advisor
Diana graduated in Interior & Product Design at NABA – New Academy of Fine Arts in Milan and later got a Master’s degree in Brand Management and Communication at the Politecnico di Milano. She has collaborated in the design and travel fields, by organizing itineraries of Milanese routes for students and professionals of the sector.
Today, she manages to create a bridge between her greatest passions – design, graphics, and digital communication – by working in Ghénos Communication as Visual Brand Designer & Social Media Advisor.
Project Manager “Meet Architects”
She began her career working for 5 years at Antonia Jannone, a historic art gallery in Milan. Building on the experience gained, she brought her skills to the Foundation of the Order of Architects of the Province of Milan, where she remained for 14 years. Subsequently, she held the position of Director at the architecture firm of Cino Zucchi for 2 years and, at the same time, was the Operating Director for Ron Gilad, a position she still holds.
She is a founding partner of Archivia, a small company that produces stationery dedicated to the world of architecture and design. Her extensive experience has allowed her to profile professionals and their companies, identifying areas where they operate the most, giving her the opportunity to activate networking between businesses.
Architect with a master’s degree in Design & Management, he deals with product and project design and art. He is a member of the ADI Design Index Final Selection Scientific Committee for the Compasso d’Oro (Golden Compass) Award. He also conceives, designs, and manages the Office Observer blog and collaborates with newspapers and industry periodicals both in print and online.
He works with Ghénos for the realization of special projects to create connections between architects and companies.