The CoffeeMug Media Founders – diverse yet complimentary in age, experience & competence fields – came together to give life to a fully “Made in Italy” Company at the forefront of developing, co-producing & distributing fresh original content. We are looking forward to connect with you on both the human and business level.
Alan Favuzzi, despite his young age, has acquired a vast experience as a Project Manager on cultural projects. He worked at close contact with the most renown Italian scientific divulgatore such as Paco Lanciano and Piero Angela, coordinating exhibitions in places such as the Museum of the Imperial Fora and the Quirinale, the Italian Presidential Palace. Furthermore, he has been president of LoveItaly Young (culture heritage crowdfunding platform), where he organised a business challenge together with the Italian UNESCO YOUNG, the Italian Accenture Foundation and the Nando & Elsa Peretti Foundation.
Axel Fiacco has more than 20 years of experience in Tv editorial development and multiplatform contents. In 2016 he founded BICFORMATS, an independent creative hub specialized in international formats. With the dating format LIGHT MY FIRE, one of our projects, he won the 1st prize at Formagination – The International Format Pitch 2018 – in Cannes; in 2020 he has been selected by the MIPTV team to be part of the Producers to Watch at MipFormats & MipTV 2020. Previously he worked in RTI-Mediaset, MTV Italy (as Commissioner) and Endemol Shine Italy. As lecturer, he teaches “Television Format Analysis” and “Creation and Development of Transmedial Formats” at Università Cattolica of Milan, at USI – Università della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano and in many other Universities – and he is key consultant for multiple institutions, broadcasters, production companies and law firms. He wrote 4 books on format and television writing; the last one, Unscripted Formats – Teoria e pratica dei programmi televisivi globali (Unscripted formats -Theory and practice of global television programs), has just been published.
An avid learner and passionate storyteller, Selene is determined to make fast-paced & meaningful stories come alive. As well as winning over 20 National Awards for her writing, or authoring texts for theatre plays and large-scale shows with over 150’000 live participants – she has professional experience in Product Placement & Marketing (for major Brands as TIM Telecom, Nestlè Baci Perugina or Poste Italiane). As a teacher and KeyNote Speaker, she has positively impacted students at Academies of Fine Arts, Universities and MBA Programs (LUISS Business School, Scuola Holden, ABAV, San Diego). She was deemed a “Leader of the Future” by the European House Ambrosetti, and she is among the Alumni of the prestigious Merit College “Cavalieri del Lavoro”.