General Prior | Lorenzo de Medici
Prince Lorenzo de’ Medici was born in Catanzaro, on November 17, 1975, by Kristina Kuharska , noble Polish of Ragivil’s Family (Polish princes) and his father de’ Medici who is descended from the famous Florentine Family. His mother gave him a catholic education, applying himself to solidarity and volunteer sector, for his mother’s family supported and was loyal to the catholic anti-communism resistance in Poland during the Russian regime. His parents got married in Vatican for the Communist regime made quite impossible, in Poland, the marriages among local nobility and other European ones.
He graduated in Political Sciences at the Salerno’s University and argued the Thesis on the History of the Church.
He has been educated according to catholic religious precepts and, very young, he involves himself in humanitarian organizations in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia where he saw the hard way of living and diseases as cholera, typhoid and AIDS.
He was also collecting funds to help Polish church (mainly DVOR MAZ Church, the local Scientific High School) and to fund and host Polish seminarians coming to study at the Italian Gregorian University .
He also funded the Polish Cemetery in Cassino, building its little Chapel.
de’ Medici Family, well-known for its philanthropy and efforts to help Polish Catholics, had the honor to welcome Pope John Paul II during his visit in Calabria.
The Family has also restored the Martirano Lombardo’s Church (Martirano , still Bishopric, was a very important Cathedral and Bishopric in the Middle Ages).
Among its ancestors, the Family has three Popes: Leo X, Clemente II and Pius IV who was a relative belonging to a remote Lombard family’s branch and two French queens : Catherine and Mary de’ Medici.
Prince Lorenzo de’ Medici lived in many Americans and Russian cities where he opened his mind to an international vision of existence, to a practical living sense and approaching to relationships and culture.
He is Knight of Martirano Order.
He is St. Martin of Beatitudes’ Order General Prior.
His Maxim is: Let’s make the Nobility a useful service to the weak , helpless and unlike people.
PROFESSIONAL, CULTURAL AND HUMANITARIAN ACTIVITIES.
Trade business models ‘ projects for some Italian Companies : tourism “European Beach Resort” (Italy).
Europe Sales Manager of DREAMHUMMER advanced technologies for the defense. (Washington – USA)
Business Intelligence Manager : opening new markets, Ferrari Shop, Ferrari (Maranello)
Marketing Manager of the Hotel Caposuvero Congress Center (Calabria).
“Tribeca Film Festival” cultural section’s marketing manager and sponsor (NY-USA).
Business Developer : “Ortas Group” big buildings and logistics (Istanbul – Turchey)
Luxury trade-marks development: Massimo TRULLI (Rome).
“Labortas and Karcova “Jewelry industry’s global sales Responsible . (Kiev – UA)
“Northern Arts Entertainment “ film distribution’s Responsible .(USA).
Promoter /Organizer of Art and Culture – Made in Italy international events.
Organization of “Italian week in Moscow” (Country Club Mohabina).
Italian fashion week in Kiev-Italian promotion.
Contact point for Hungarian and Province of Nograd (Hungary) Art and Culture’s development in Italy.
MIFF, Milan International Film Festival marketing planning and consulting.
MBA: in Fashion Design and Luxury Goods.
Master in Finance, specifically applied to the “made in Italy”. Alma Graduate School, Bologna.
Master in Company’s International Business Communication and media Management applied to international marketing.(Trent University of Nottingham, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Communication’s Academy in Milan).
Political Sciences Degree, international applicability (Salerno University). Degree’s Thesis on the History of the Church and Monastic Orders. Thesis on Argentine politics and studies on Renaissance History.
Movie Directing Academic Diploma (Rome Academy free University).
Movie Performances Academic Diploma at New York Film Academy S LA (USA).
Hospitality’ Management Course(how to manage the attention to the customer) – MURREL (SOUTH AFRICA).
Voluntary and charitable activities in Zimbabwe with no-profit projects. (AFRICA)
Organization of campaigns to become awareness of AIDS. (Amfar) CANNES-CALABRIA
Funds collecting for “Cold Harbor Laboratory and DNA Stuff” (scientific researches on epilepsy and cancer). NY-USA
Knight of Catholic Order of Martirano (Calabria).
Gran Prior of St. Martin of Mount of the Beatitudes’ Order. (Rome)