Scavolini soirée

Scavolini hosted the North American launch of its new Mia kitchen design at their Castlefield Avenue showroom in north Toronto.

Text and photos by David Lasker.

Scavolini’s Anna Urbaniak, design manager; Ovidiu Dumitriu, manager of installations, and his wife, Cornelia Dumitriu, accountant; spouses Luiza Alexa, VP and Horia Gruia, president Scavolini Toronto; Pesaro, Italy-based Gian Marco Scavolini, VP board of directors (and son of the company founder); and Francesco Farina, CEO, Scavolini USA.
From Moss & Lam studio: Michael Sproule, project manager; Jamie Stagnitta, operations director; and Deborah Moss, founder. “I miss the good old days of Venetian stucco,” said Moss, whose recent ventures include massive murals and bespoke accessory lines for luxury hotels.
Bruno Billio, artist-in-residence at the Gladstone Hotel; and Philippe Burnet, producer at TV production house Machine Gum Productions.
Standing behind their Gaggenau kitchen installation: Stefan Jones, district sales manager; Andrew Abrahamse, Ontario regional sales manager; and Steve Preiner, director, marketing at BSH Home Appliances (Bosch and Siemens Home Appliances Group).
Paul Riopelle, cabinetmaker and designer at Riopelle Design and Construction; and Kara Collins, marketing and communications director, MaRS Discovery District.
Scavolini Toronto senior designer Monica Bussoli; designers Madyson Kearns and Isabel Ordonez; senior designers Nanelda Priftat and Talia Silver; designer Anna de Pascali; senior designer Jelena Anic; designer Carla Martinez Alarcon; and Maeve Kehoe, manager, contract division.
Alessio Grassi, assistant director of operations, Trivest Developments; Vanessa Iannotta, property manager, Daniels Home Management; and Juri Iaboni, technical development manager, Italinteriors.
Elena Carbone, property administrator, Online Property Management; Brian Whelan, installer, Scavolini; and Simone Muratori, Scavolini Store Toronto warehouse manager.