Founder and CEO
Shannon Kenny is a historian and social entrepreneur with a background in Travel; Education; and Communications with over 20 years experience leading international, cross-cultural ventures to success. Shannon’s research on medieval and Renaissance Europe chronicled the rise of the city state, based on a fascination with urban humanistic views on living together in harmony. Shannon loves the freedom and invigoration of walking in the city wherever she goes. She dreams of reinventing ancient ideas of civitas through Prontopia as a location-based mobile solution for life in walkable cities that creates positive global-local impacts through meaningful human connections.
Vijay Jadhwani has over two decades of global business experience, working with diverse cultures, across Europe, USA and Asia-Pacific, leading strategic engagements; Consulting and Program Management for start-up organizations; managing multi-million dollar IT sales and delivery; leading strategic IT initiatives involving ERP implementation and BPO activities; & leading non-profit organizations in serving the needs of local communities. With the passion of contributing towards making this world a place where each and every person works toward Peace, building bridges, connecting humans with love, compassion, humility, the philosophy of ONE family is what drives Vijay.
Marketing and Recruitment Specialist
Ilaria Nardone is an experienced digital marketer with a master’s degree in political communication and many years of working and living experience abroad. Born and raised in Venice, Ilaria spent the last 5 years working in Asia in the digital and social marketing industry related to hospitality; she decided to come back to live in her beautiful city because she could not live without her lagoon. Her passion for social issues brought her to take part and develop associations for gender equality, grassroots empowerment and sustainable environment everywhere she lived in, finding innovative solution to enhance them with the digital communication. Ilaria loves adventurous travel, finding solutions for sustainable ways to live and experience Venice and everything about the digital world.
Digital Marketing Coordinator, Venice
Eloisa moved to Venice at the age of 18 to attend the university. Her goal was to eventually study abroad but in the end she came up with staying in Venice attending a course fully taught in English. She graduated in Venice in Economics and Management while experiencing an Erasmus period in France and a summer working experience in London. After the degree, she decided to stay in Venice as she literally fell in love in the city. She became deeply connected to Venice working in local businesses and getting to know the city and its traditions. She then completed a Masters in Web and Social Media Marketing in Milan where she discovered her passion for the digital marketing world. She’s passionate about philosophy, meditation, and sustainability.