Rocco and Luigi Bormioli

Rocco, grandson and namesake of the progenitor, leads the family business giving it a historical turning point: traditional glass processing (by hand and blown) is gradually converted into fully automated processes.
Order of merit for labor, in the sixties he actually passed the comany to his son Pier Luigi who took over the general management in 1966 then the presidency in 1974, transforming the Bormioli group into one of the great protagonists of the European glass industry.
He is the first Parma entrepreneur to hire disabled staff and some discharged from the Colorno psychiatric hospital. Upon his death, the presidency of the group passed to the eldest son Rocco, who worked alongside his three brothers and three cousins ​​Tirelli (children of Giuseppina Bormioli, sister of Pier Luigi).

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