Everything is ready for the thirteenth edition of the Award dedicated to innovative female entrepreneurship which on November 21st will award the winners. Organized by GammaDonna – Non-profit association which promotes the growth of the role of women who contribute to sustainable economic development and fight, at the same time, the gender gap in the socio-economic field – the event will also see the assignment of the “Women Startup Award” powered by Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center and the “Giuliana Bertin Communication Award”.
The finalist they are Milena Baroni – Mycroclean Italy, Amelia Cuomo – Pasta Cuomo, Giulia Giuffrè – Irritec, Marianna Palella – Citrus, Sara Santori – Conceria Nuvolari and Silvia Scaglione – React4.
To enrich the 2021 edition there will be the “special mention for sustainable development” that the European Commission, GammaDonna’s institutional partner, will confer on the marine biologist Mariasole Bianco, founder and president of Worldrise, a non-profit organization that has been active since 2013 to protect the marine environment through creative awareness and conservation projects.
“With this recognition, assigned as part of the GammaDonna Award, we intended to reward the great commitment of Mariasole Bianco, as an entrepreneur and science popularizer at the forefront of sustainability and its economic and social impact linked to marine ecosystems – commented Massimo Gaudina, Head of the European Commission Representation in Milan – Her work fits perfectly into the framework of the environmental sustainability and development actions that the European Commission is carrying out thanks to the European Green Deal and the Next Generation Eu extraordinary plan “.