Ezio Valentini, with his partner Rebecca Valentini, formed the Hawk Group, undertaking projects in real estate, entertainment, financial services and high-technology contact centers.

Ezio graduated from the E. Maggia Institute in Stresa, Italy and attended l’Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne in Switzerland.  Ezio and Rebecca Valentini reside in Reno, Nevada.

Rebecca Varney married Ezio Valentini and co-founded the Hawk Group.  She manages the financial affairs of the companies and supervises the administrative functions.

Ezio Valentini             Ezio Valentini  July 3, 1937 to August 22, 2018

Rebecca Valentini

Ezio inherited a minority interest in two Swiss businesses, both members of the WIR Trade Exchange, a B2B operation involving the use of a digital trade currency in commercial transactions. In addition to his WIR activities, Ezio has operated in the international corporate trade sector for decades.  

Rebecca directs the efforts to research and adopt emerging technologies and develop innovative methodologies for the business applications and sales platforms.  Rebecca was responsible for the overall management of the entertainment division.  

Rebecca graduated from the LDS Business College in Salt Lake City and has held Real Estate licenses in Utah, California and Nevada.