Don Teolis is a founding member of NuovoGiorno, a music production organization based in Italy. Don Teolis’ involvement with NuovoGiorno includes assisting with studio endeavors, developing songwriters, and in locating artists for projects.
Founded in 2007, NuovoGiorno hosts songwriters and musicians from across Europe who are working in Italy to record, publish, or otherwise produce their work there. Since its inception, membership, which is granted only upon referral from a current member, has exceeded the 500-person mark.
Mr. Teolis began the organization, whose name translates to “new day,” with several friends from Florence. Other founding members include Faustino Riccitelli, a composer who not only plays several instruments but also functions as the organization’s project manager and handles its communications.
Renata Spadavecchio, who plays violin, piano, and stand-up bass, serves as NuovoGiorno’s secretary. Gasparo Borghese, who plays piano and has worked as an audio engineer in Europe and South America, operates as the organization’s technical advisor.
A versatile entrepreneur with a wide range of accomplishments in the fields of tourism, professional training, and the arts, Don Teolis currently splits his time between a number of projects in and around the greater New York metropolitan area. Don Teolis is a cofounder and Advisor at Queue, a continuing education program that offers professional training in medical assisting, health records management, and pharmacy work to students nationwide. Available at select universities and colleges, Queue also extends its training services to individuals with special needs, ex-offenders, and those seeking a career change.
Don Teolis’ work also extends to Italy, where he cofounded Impresario Group Tours. At Impresario Group Tours, he and his partners offer guided tours through Italy and provide tourists an epicurean trip through the Italian countryside and coastal territories with stops in Sorrento, Florence, Rome, Venice, Verona, Assisi, and elsewhere.
In addition to his responsibilities at Impresario, Don Teolis serves as Director of NuovoGiorno, where he is involved in producing, recording, and publishing the work of European musicians in Italy. Mr. Teolis brings a studious, analytical approach to his work, helping to ensure the effective management and longevity of his professional endeavors.
As the father of an autistic child, Don Teolis holds aspecial interest in children and parents dealing with Autism SpectrumDisorders. He has established anorganization called Autismatic (www.autismatic.org),which showcases informative and inspirational books like the upcoming “BeStrong, Be Tough, Be Smart” and features various articles and information on Autism. Don Teolis’ goal is to boost awareness, while encouraging families to realize the profound impact they can have on the development and ultimate success of their loved one.
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