fbpx
Connect with us

Executive Voice

How NYU Dropout Andrea Giunti Plans on Changing the Global Media & Publishing Industry

Andrea in Shanghai, China

Andrea Giunti Lombardo is a 22-year-old innovating his family business, with over 1000+ employees and a quarter billion dollar USD yearly revenue. He has had a long list of achievements beginning with the start of his entrepreneurial career at the early age of 13-year-old organizing events in Florence with thousands of people. Since amassing an impressive list of accomplishments, Andrea has been very focused on completely changing the way global media and publishing is done.

The Plan

Andreas’ focus is to gradually reorient the family business into adopting a digital-first approach in the fast-changing media industry. These changes will allow the company to expand and tap into new markets while preserving and leading the traditional print business.  On the horizon, the publishing giant is restructuring its social media presence and finding new ways to monetize its content online and offline, in Italy and abroad. 

When Asked If Andreas Believes the Publishing Industry is Dying He Promptly Answered

“I’ve been in the publishing industry for the past four years, and it has changed rapidly. My grandfather, who is also one of the people that I admire the most, has been in the publishing industry for the past 65 years and has seen the industry change a lot as well. People still read books’. 

Andrea believes it’s just a matter of adapting to new habits and new business models, but change shouldn’t necessarily be seen as a threat, but rather, as an opportunity. You save lots of costs with ebooks, no printing, no return, no logistics, no physical distribution, you cut the middle man, and you immediately receive your payments—24/7, from anywhere. 

So a push towards digital media as a publishing house can also be an excellent opportunity for traditional publishers if they can move fast and be agile.” While most people see it as an industry that’s going down, Andrea sees it as quite the opposite. 

Key Takeaway

We plan on seeing Andrea become a household name in the publishing and media industry for Italy, and with his incredible head start, we think the best is yet to come.

 

Advertisement defi
Comments

Join Disrupt Magazine

defi
Become A Disrupt Contributor

Most Disruptive

tezos and NFT tezos and NFT
NFT3 weeks ago

Beginners guide to NFTs: What are non-fungible tokens?

You have probably heard the word NFT hundreds of times so far. At first glance, you thought it only had...

Sports + Gaming2 months ago

What Motorcycles Are Good For Long Trips?

Motorcycles are all about freedom. But the question is: how often do we really go out there and enjoy the...

Executive Voice2 months ago

3 Ways Maternal Instincts Give Women In Leadership An Advantage

As the landscape of gender roles continues to be redefined, these 3 experts agree that their maternal instincts provide an...

Executive Voice3 months ago

The Queen of Title: How Powerplayer Rachel Luna is Disrupting the Title Industry Through a Modern Approach

Rachel Luna has made quite the name for herself within Texas’s title real estate business as the Title Queen and...

Executive Voice3 months ago

Nancy Almodovar: The Latina CEO Who is Disrupting the Status Quo of the Luxury Real Estate Market

It comes as no surprise that Nancy Almodovar, the CEO and founder of Nan and Company Properties, is one of...

Business3 months ago

How To Nurture Talent Within Your Business

Your business can only succeed with talented workers on the payroll. Luck and even strong economic conditions will only get...

NFT4 months ago

Solana’s value plummets below $98 due to a Wormhole Exploit

Many people thought blockchain technology was robust, secure, and virtually “unhackable.” However, the crypto world has faced several hacking incidents...

NFT4 months ago

Polly Kole, The Beauty With Gifted Hands Tycoon Of NFT Sculptures

In a society full of stereotypes, people clinging to appearance and disregarding one’s achievements is the magnificent Polly Kole stunning...

gold and black round emblem gold and black round emblem
Cryptocurrency5 months ago

Bitcoin’s Volatility Explained

Since cryptocurrency was introduced in 2009, it has become a very controversial subject for both critics and supporters. One of...

News5 months ago

Spider Man; No Way Home’, Crushes Box Office Estimates Generating A Mammoth $253 Million In North America.

After only 3 days in the cinemas, the latest and last Spidey outing disrupted the international market as the highest-grossing...

Trending

Copyright © 2020 Disrupt ™ Magazine - Disrupt is a Minority Owned Privately Held Company

Disrupt ™ is the voice of Latino entrepreneurs around the world. We are part of a global movement to increase diversity in the technology industry and we are focused on using entrepreneurship to grow new economies in underserved communities around the world. We enable millennials to become what they want to become in life by learning new skills and leveraging the power of the digital economy. We are living proof that all you need to succeed in this new economy is a landing page and a dream. Disrupt tells the stories of the world top entrepreneurs, developers, creators, and digital marketers and help empower them to teach others the skills they used to grow their careers, chase their passions and create financial freedom for themselves, their families, and their lives, all while living out their true purpose. We recognize the fact that most young people are opting to skip college in exchange for entrepreneurship and real-life experience. This Podcast was designed to give them a taste of that.