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Nicola Farinetti is the CEO of Eataly USA, the American branch of Italy's food market and education company, Eataly. In 2010, Farinetti opened the company’s flagship American location in a 50,000-square-foot building in New York City’s Flatiron District and a larger store in Chicago in late 2013. Founded in 2007 by Farinetti’s father, Oscar, the company builds open-air markets focused on Italian cuisine and culture. Prior to founding the company’s American branch, the younger Farinetti managed a team of 65 employees at Eataly’s store in Bologna.