26th April 1982, Cagliari, Italy
Roopa 2 - 6 10136, Tallinn, Estonia Tel : +372 58 22 41 99
Email :firstname.lastname@example.org Blog: http://giovanniangioni.com
W O R K E X P E R I E N CE
April – Sept. 2006 Cafebabel.com, Brussels office – Press Officer. Tasks involved managing contacts with EU institutions
and EU-related bodies, reporting from the EU Council, organizing debates.
2007 – 2009, President of Cafebabel.com – Tallinn office. The task involved the organization
of several public debates with key figures of the Estonian public sector, the coordination of
three international reportages and the coordination of a group of volunteer writers.
2007, Teacher in “Working in and for the European Union”, round of informative classes in
Estonian high schools about European Union.
2007 - 2009, member of the board of AlternativaMente, Italian political magazine
2007-2009, Published on the Italian daily “La Stampa”
2007, May – Guest speaker in a public debate on the Greek higher education reform,
2007, Estonian Editor of YouthWeek, Internet Magazione from the European Commission –
DG Education & Research
2007 and 2008, Team member at the European Youth Media Days, Brussels. The tasks
involved an Intense Public Relations and press work for involving media, universities and
journalists networks, the coordination of a workshop on EU environmental policies and the
moderation of a panel discussion with Johannes Laitenberger, in the Commission’s Press
Room and EU journalists
2007, November, Reportage in Minsk for the European Cultural Foundation, Amsterdam.
During this solo reportage I met with the major opponents of Lukashenka regime and
published a series of articles about Belarusian opposition
2008, January, Reportage in Istanbul for the European Cultural Foundation, Amsterdam.
During this solo reportage I produced a series of articles questioning the accession of
Turkey in the European Union
2008, September, Estonian representative for Aavatud Eesti Fund and guest speaker at the
conference “Information Society and its Impact on Development of Youth Media”, Skopje,
2008 - 2009 , SiteManager at Netlead OU, Tallinn, Estonia – Editor in chief of PokerListings.it
and PokerRoomsOnline.it. The works included as well development of social marketing
campaign and collaborations with magazines such as La Stampa, Wall Street Italia, Affari
Italiani, Repubblica etc.
2009 – now, EstonianFreePress.com – founder and editor-in-chief. The role include content
production, preparation and implementation of SEO strategies, coordination of a group of
over 10 volunteers, constant contacts with Estonian public institutions.
April 2010, FOX News – I worked as fixer for FOX News during the international NATO
Summit reporting from Secretary of State Ms. Hillary Clinton conference and NATO
Secretary General Mr. Anders Fogh Rasmussen and taking care of the transmission of
filmed material to FOX headquarters in the U.S.
Jan. 2010 – now Market Content Manager at Netlead OU. Tasks included 100% of the
content production for 5 gaming related top Italian sites, coordination of over 30
freelancers among the Italian, French, Spanish and Russian markets, coordination of
content production for several top French, Spanish and Russian gaming sites,
implementation of onsite SEO strategies etc.
Advanced knowledge on Windows and Linux OS, MS Office, MS PowerPoint, and Internet
Advanced knowledge on networks administration
Good knowledge on graphic tools as the Acrobat CS2 packet
Advanced knowledge of HTML and website-building tools
Advanced knowledge on press office management tools as mass emailer programs and
Advanced knowledge of Sugar CRM
Advanced knowledge of Omniture Suite
Advanced knowledge of video-editing programs as Premiere Pro and Pinnacle Studio
Languages Italian, Mother tongue English, Fluent French,Fluent Portuguese, Basic Spanish, Basic
A CAD E M I C B ACK G R O U N D
2006 – 2009 Tampere University – Tallinn University, Finland – Estonia
MA in European Studies: Europeanization of Governance and Politics offered by Tampere and
2006, June Working with and for EU, European Movement International
Conferences with Think Thanks and Associations
General view on the working life in Brussels
2005 Czech Centre for Public Policy, Prague, Czech Rep.
Admitted and licentiate at the European Summer Institute on the intensive course “Future of
Europe: Lobbying in Brussels
2003 – 2004 Instituto Superior de Ciencias do Trabalho e da Empresa, Lisboa, Portugal
2001 - 2006 Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
Degree in Politics – International Relations (106/110) with a discussion on the European
Enlargement, and the Turkish case under the supervision of Prof. Liliana Saiu, International