Bertazzoni, Italian specialist in kitchen appliances, assigned to Andrea Acciaresi, chef at a socio-educational center, the scholarship of Bertazzoni study to attend the professional cooking course of Congusto Gourmet Institute for professional chefs. Founded in Guastalla (Emilia Romagna, Italy) in 1882, Bertazzoni is one of the strongest industrial and commercial organization in the market for cooking tools. Managed by Bertazzoni family for 6 generations, the company has over 250 employees and a production of about 200,000 units per year. Its two brands Bertazzoni and Bertazzoni La Germania are exported to over 60 countries. In 2014 the consolidated turnover of the company reached 82 million euros.