Gorizian by origin, Barbara chose tourism as her profession since her studies. Graduated in Tourism Economics at the University of Trieste, she began her professional path exploring all sectors: travel agencies, airlines, and shipping companies until she crowned her dream in 2004, entering the world of tour operating.

For over 16 years she worked in major tour operators, first in operations and then in product development.

In 2018 she joined AIGO to cover the role of Marketing Representative for VisitFinland and implement promotion in the Italian market, passing on product knowledge, and opportunities for building brand new itineraries to tour operators and travel agents. Since 2021 he has been coordinating trade projects for NYC & Company, Avalon Waterways, and the Oman Tourism Board.