In 2016, Jenni Guizio joined Union Square Hospitality Group as the Wine Director of Maialino. Jenni acquired a deep knowledge of Italian wine working as a sommelier at many of New York’s top Italian restaurants including Scarpetta, Del Posto and most recently as Wine Director and General Manager of Lidia Bastianich’s flagship restaurant Felidia. Early in her career Jenni seized a rare opportunity to live and work in Sicily on Mount Etna for the oenologist Salvo Foti. This experience along with her many travels throughout Italy’s wine regions solidified her love for Italian wine, food and culture.