Founder of WTD
Riccardo Taccardi, is the son of a Carabinieri officer, homemaker mother with an older sister, and a diploma in telecommunicationswith training in “Industrial Communication”, his first work experiences were as a pianist in various piano bars in northern Italy during the 80s, working with diverse and multiple Soul Music bands & professional songwriters.
During the same time period, he gained experience as a salesperson with the Sweda Cash Register company, to later become manager of the Italian Northeastern area in the wholesale automation office within the same company.Read more
Continuing to chase his desire to become an entrepreneur, he abandoned his position at Sweda and began his first own business out of his home’s cellar of only 16 sqm, and where he made his first trades with the then so-called dealers of the computer industry, directly importing the first expansion memories of 8 Kbyte, then become in the following years, one of the most popular agents in Italy that contributed to creating the entire national market of information technology.
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Finally, in 1993 in Rimini at only 29 years of age, he opens the Worldtrade company now incorporated within the current World Trade Display™, an international leader under the WTD brand in the design and direct production of interactive displays and digital signage solutions.
To date Riccardo Taccardi, plays the significant role of President & Executive Manager within the company he created, directly following the company’s production in the Far East with several the various factories, coordinating all production companies with each other; but most of all interpreting in advance new and different market trends in the field of interactive digital signage with new projectsand display developments with the WTD brand.
The multidisciplinary team World Trade Display created by Riccardo Taccardi consists of professionals in the industry of interactivity, all with various and different previous experiences in the field of hardware development software, marketing, design & information technology. The world of digital signage and display has always been our work, in fact every day we search for new integrated interactive solutions with new technologies, taking advantage of our extensive experience, from both the commercial and technical sector.