Italian RepublicMaria Verdiana Tardi leaves RCS MediaGroup

After 12 years, former head of communication at RCS Mediagroup, Maria Verdiana Tardi will now lead communication duties at Royal Canin Italia.

She began her career at RCS as corporate media relations manager before being promoted in 2017 where she was responsible for communication of the Business Unit News Italy (Corriere della Sera, SOLFERINO book publisher and RCS magazines) and of the Business Unit RCS Pubblicità (advertising). Her previous roles also include a stint as media relations officer at the permanent representation of Italy to the EU in Brussels and at thec hamber of commerce in Parma, Italy.

Royal Canin manufactures and supplies dog and cat feed worldwide. The company also undertakes research into the formulation and testing of breed and symptom specific nutritional requirements of dogs and cats.

Communications and Corporate Affairs Director, Italy
Head of Communication and Press Office
Corporate Communication Manager