Press Release

Milan, 27 February 2023

AA+G Hospitality introduces three new professionals who will manage the Borgo Antichi Orti in Assisi: Ciro D'Amico as Executive Chef, Marisa Mastrosimone as Head of Restaurants and Bar Services, and Stefania Vicovaro as Operations Director.

The Borgo Antichi Orti is located in a privileged position on the plain below the famous Basilica of San Francesco, surrounded by enchanting panoramic views of the Umbrian hills. The property is owned by Andrea and Giulia Ranocchia, who are passionate about enhancing the historical and cultural heritage of the area, and have made the Borgo Antichi Orti a special place where tradition and modernity blend into an authentic and unforgettable experience.


The new Executive Chef of Borgo Antichi Orti, Ciro D'Amico, has extensive professional experience. He began his training at Il Faro restaurant in Capo d'Orso on the Amalfi Coast, alongside chef and Euro-Toques partner Matteo Sangiovanni. He then worked at Villa d'Este on Lake Como, at Palace in Saint Moritz alongside Euro-Toques president Enrico Derflingher, in the Maldives, and then in Sharm el Sheikh for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts. Finally, starting in February 2023, Ciro D'Amico will be the Executive Chef of Borgo Antichi Orti in Assisi.


Marisa Mastrosimone, Head of Restaurants and Bar Services, has gained solid experience in the restaurant industry since she was a child working in her father's restaurants in Parma. Growing up as a sommelier, then as a maître d' and finally as a restaurant manager in some of the most interesting restaurants in Umbria, her strong passion for the job will now see her engaged in the beautiful setting of Borgo Antichi Orti, ready to welcome guests and guide them through the many experiences the property offers.


Stefania Vicovaro, Operations Director of Borgo Antichi Orti, has consolidated her hotel career in Italy and abroad, leading some of the best-known 4 and 5-star properties in the Costa Smeralda and in Santa Margherita Ligure in Liguria. Her presence guarantees meticulous attention to every detail, aimed at making our guests' stay unique and unforgettable.

Gianluca Giglio, Managing Director of AA+G Hospitality Management in Italy, said: "We are very proud to introduce these three prominent figures in the hotel industry, whose skills will be fundamental to the success of Borgo Antichi Orti. We are excited to work with the property and the Borgo team to offer an unparalleled vacation experience to our guests, who will appreciate the quality, elegance, and attention to detail that characterize our offer."

For more information on Borgo Antichi Orti in Assisi, please visit the website

AA+G Hospitality is an hotel management company that provides management solutions for the hotel industry. Its complete range of services covers all phases of the life cycle of a hotel business, from development to operation and management. In Italy, it also provides support, through a dedicated team, on the issues of facilitated finance for the tourism and hotel industry, financial management, cost and revenue analysis, investment planning, and management of financial risks. AA+G Hospitality Management is able to assist its clients in all phases of a project, from ideation to management of development processes, to the realization and opening of the hotel structure. The company also provides Project Management & Construction services. The main objective of AA+G Hospitality Management is to help its clients maximize their business potential, providing customized solutions to meet every need.

For more information on AA+G Hospitality Management and its activities please visit
AA+G Hospitality Management 
85 Great Portland Street
London W1W 7LT
UK +44 (0) 20 39253618
IT +39 349 599 2414 (whatsApp only)