Sofia Gioia Vedani

Architect and CEO of Planetaria Hotels

The first woman to have become president of the Hoteliers Association of Confcommercio Milan, Lodi, Monza and Brianza for the next five years.

Her entrepreneurial experience becomes complete with her involvement in the design and in the plans for the conservative recovery of hotel complexes and with the management of hotel facilities.

In 2011, she obtained the "Marisa Bellisario" prize for her managerial qualities for the enhancement of the Made in Italy brand in the hotel industry in an innovative and unconventional perspective. In 2005, she also received the Premio Excellent award for her incisive contributions in the tourism-hotel sector.