This month we met with Francesco Santilli, CEO & Co-founder, IDA Italian Design Agency (www.italiandesignagency.com). Through the IDA platform, buyers can discover unique Italian designers and their products online, like never before. Francesco and his two co-founders, created the Italian Design Agency just 12 month ago and already have more than 1000 solely Italian designers, providing Italian design products to the world.
IDA provides a 360 degree design experience, incorporating editorial (IDA design magazine), educational (enrol online to design course throughout Italy), startup assistance (connection to venture capital and potential business partners for budding designers) and a matching service for design products.
The IDA network can be accessed and is represented by ambassador partners in more than 30 countries.
A warm thank you to Francesco for sharing his time and inspiration with us, during the Milan Design Week.