Competency and dependability cannot be improvised, but are the result of experience, of small steps and achievements over time.
Here are some milestones from 50 years of business.
Centro Pilota – First logo
Pietro Bassanesi and his wife, Maria Pia, after a long stay in Australia accepted the challenge to lead CP Centro Pilota with determination, enthusiasm, and generosity, through the various transformations till recently, when they handed over the challenge to the third generation entrepreneurs, Eric and Michelle.
Stenotype – 1955
First Olivetti Recorder – 1958
The early years – 1965
Simutlaneous translation equipment – 1965
Bari International Olive Council – May 1966
Ansa Agency – 1966
Late 50s. Ms. Camilla’s idea: a portable simultaneous translation system without booths. Now called a bidule!
First radio systems – 1967
Language lab on the second floor of Via Palestro 68, the company’s original head office.
One of the first brochures. Outside
One of the first brochures. Inside.
Eric and Michelle: third generation. The story continues…