ABOUT US A GROUP OF YOUG PEOPLE Turismarche (tourism as resource in Marche region) cooperative has been founded in 2014 by under 30 young people, with a Marche Region contribution to finance youth and innovative activities in tourism sector and local areas enhancement. The network of Turismarche is composed by a multitude of local enterprises, in accommodation, typical food and local manufacture sectors. Thanks to these companies the cooperative works on the territory promotion and enhancement of local food through the organization of special events. The cooperative also offers services to the public administrations, as for example the tourist information points (IAT) management, the development of territory enhancement projects through innovative technologic systems realization and use. In Fermo area, Turismarche offers consultancy activity for public and private users, especially in hospitality and tourism development sectors. The cooperative team is specialised on scouting and projecting activities for the participation to local, regional and European funding applications. For the digitisation and “4.0 innovation” the cooperative realises web marketing projects and strategies through “Big Data” and analytics use. It realizes social-media marketing projects, managing local companies’ social networks. In collaboration with local accommodation structures, Turismarche is able to follow the tourist journey, providing several services, as information and experiencial tours. The cooperative organises experiencial activities and always develops new proposal for local tourists, to let them live strong emotions. To discover the territory of the region, the experencial tours include every element of Fermo area as a quality territory, where landscapes, sea, mountain, art, culture, tradition and Mediterranean Diet (UNESCO heritage) create emotional experience, a valid reason to start a trip. “A project to relaunch/reintroduce Tourism! The idea of a group of young people from Petritoli” – Il Resto del Carlino 23/09/2014 CEO ANDREA MARSILI Co-founder DANILO FEDERICI Co-founder FRANCESCO MARINUCCI This young people group, has partecipated in june 2014 to a call from Marche Region, reaching the first positions in the rankings of the initiative “I giovani c’entrano” of the “Giovani idee” project.