Even one from Brescia among the 25 new Knights of Labor


There is also a man from Brescia among the 25 new Knights of Labor appointed today by the President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella. This is Marco Nocivelli, current number one of Anima Confindustria (the Federation of companies in the mechanical sector), as well as president and CEO of the Epta group, which operates in the sector of commercial refrigeration systems, with 11 production sites, of which 4 in Italy, for a production of 230,000 units per year and 4,900 employees.

After an initial work experience in Accenture, Nocivelli has always worked within the family companies aiming at the internationalization of the group, founded by his grandfather Angelo and expanded by his father Luigi and uncle Gianfranco, also Cavaliere del Lavoro in 1988; group that has its roots in Offlaga and that had great development, from the late 1950s, starting from the first factory in Verolanuova down to an international dimension, below the Ocean brandin the field of electromechanics and the production of household appliances. In particular, in Verolanuova, the Angelo and Lina Nocivelli botanical park is also linked to the family of industrialists, named after the grandparents of the new knight.

It is a great honor to be named Knight of Labor Marco Nocivelli comments in a note. A recognition that also rewards the commitment and determination of all the Group’s collaborators, who are the real engine of Epta’s growth in Italy and worldwide “. And he continues «Not a goal achieved, but a new starting point towards continuous improvement, always ready to face the challenges of the market with confidence and to do our part to promote local development and increase the well-being of communities, which has a value even more important in this moment of recovery in the country ». “On a personal level I feel invested with a great responsibility as I believe that the entrepreneur is called to be a virtuous example for society in terms of integrity, transparency and ethics”.

As for the other riders the complete list it is available on the website of the Knights of Labor.