The Talent Fund warmly welcomes M. Vincenzo Guzzo, President & CEO of Cinemas Guzzo, as its newest member of the Advisory Committee.

Along with his business acumen and extensive knowledge of the audiovisual sector, M. Guzzo is also well-known for his philanthropy through the Guzzo Family Foundation, which supports cancer research and children’s mental health.

In recognition for his philanthropic efforts, M. Guzzo is the recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, was knighted by the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, and is a distinguished member of the Order of Malta.

“With his business knowledge, innate understanding of filmmaking, and many years of experience in corporate fundraising, M. Guzzo is an incredible asset to the Talent Fund,” said Hartley T. Richardson, Chair. “I am excited to welcome him to the Advisory Committee and look to his contributions towards growing our efforts”.

Added Vincenzo Guzzo: “It was with great excitement that I accepted to join the Talent Fund’s Advisory Committee. Supporting new talent from Quebec and across our vast country, helping these emerging creators bring their ideas to life, while contributing to the future of this vibrant industry is a cause that is very close to my heart.”

As a member of the Advisory Committee, M. Guzzo will contribute to maximizing exposure for the Fund as well as its annual fundraising efforts.