Founded in 1975 and based in Italy, Resstende is a leader in the production of interior and specialized exterior sun shading systems. Since its inception, driven by unabated research and commitment to uncompromising quality, the company has grown substantially, distributing over 1000 products to more than 30 countries worldwide.

Located in the heart of the city of Brianza in Northern Italy, its production facility complies with the most stringent production and regulatory requirements. The company continuously invests in cutting-edge technologies and constantly promotes new, highly sophisticated product design lines. Resstende’s passionate search for innovative materials and cutting-edge technological solutions attracts esteemed internationally-renowned designers and architects from around the world.


We are proud of the strong business and personal relationship we have established over the years with Fanani’s leadership.

Fanani is an Italian company specializing in exterior shading structures and systems. Since 1977, its founders have been designing and manufacturing outdoor pergola structures and awnings with integrated roller systems. Fanani’s outstanding products are extremely sophisticated. Their component styling, attention to detail and innovative engineering is unprecedented. Its jazzy fabrications, achieving a perfect union of technology and performance, surpass even the most demanding architectural requirements.

Fanani’s technologically advanced outdoor shading solutions range from its exterior myShell® aluminum structures with integrated roller systems for complete protection against rain, sun, insects and wind while ensuring complete privacy, to FananiTende® which offers a broad range of independent exterior roller and awning systems that can be used in various configurations: drop awnings, folding arm awnings, basket awnings and much more. 100% Made in Italy, patented Fanani products are tested according to UNI EN 13561 Regulations.

Company Management:

Angelo Fanani – President
Virginie Fanani – Admin & Sales
Jean Gabriel Fanani – Operations


The vital collaborative personal and working relationship we share with Frandoli is unique.The Frandoli brand, dominating the market of custom drapery rods, parts and related components, is synonymous with style and elegance.

The company is vertically integrated and has extensive in-house capabilities. Frandoli’s standard product offering is an impressive spectrum of traditional and contemporary design. Sourcing from a rich history of Italian decorative and interior design legacy, its research and development team is continuously developing new styles and expanding the product offering. In addition, Frandoli offers custom designed product lines to clients who may be developing an unusual assignment or have a very specific architectural project with unique requirements.

Company Management:

Mauro Frandoli – President

Company Management:

Fabio Gasparini – Chief Executive Officer
Riccardo Gasparini – Managing Director


The level of synergies we have established with Model System over the years is astounding. It allows us to develop unique systems and innovative custom solutions.

Founded in 1964 and based in Italy, Model System Italia S.p.A. is a leader in the production of interior and specialized exterior sun control systems. Since its inception, the company has grown substantially and has become a leader in the technical sector of the European sun control industry. Its trajectory to excellence can be also attributed to important partnerships the company has, over time, established with blue chip European enterprises and architectural firms. Model System Italia has collaborated with top tier global architectural leaders such as Zaha Hadid, Renzo Piano and many others.

The company’s strength lies in its ability to custom design project-specific, technically demanding interior and exterior products in collaboration with architects and engineers, from the initial concept stages to manufacturing to installation.

Company Management:

Leopoldo Borsato – Partner
Renato Borsato – Partner


Our mission

We believe in energy-efficient buildings, with happier occupants. That is why we develop motors and controls for high performance facades.

Somfy Projects is a divisIon of Somfy entirely dedicated to project business. We offer a wide range of intelligent controls and quiet motors that optimize the visual and thermal comfort, energy consumption, aesthetic appeal of the facade, and utilization of natural light in working- and living environments. Our Project department consists of competent field experts and experienced teams with a profound knowledge of automation and the solar shading industry.

About Somfy group

Somfy is the world leader in the automatic control of openings and closures in homes and buildings.

Somfy, a solid partner delivering high quality solutions globally

  • Innovating since the 1960s

  • Present in 59 countries

  • Production facilities in over 8

  • 15.000 trained professional installers
    throughout the world

  • Sold over 200 million motors world-

  • Tens of thousands of buildings
    equipped with animeo solutions

  • Over 600 standard approvals world-

  • A Lloyds Registered Quality Assur-
    ance ISO 9001 Manufacturer

  • 8,400 employees worldwide

  • Annual revenue more than 1 billon

Company Management:

Yilmaz Ozturan
- CEO at Somfy North America
Christian Maltais
- Territory Sales Manager Canada


We are collaborating with Tessitura Mario Ghioldi for years. What a partnership, what a friendship it is. We are very proud to be associated with such a legendary enterprise.

Tessitura Mario Ghioldi (TMG) is based in Lombardy, Italy. For over 60 years, TMG has been weaving fabrics for the shading and interior decor industry. Its production volume is quite impressive. Each year, the company delivers approximately 4 million square meters of high-quality fabric to its clients around the world. Its product range covers a wide spectrum of textiles up to 340cm made from synthetics to natural fibers including eco-friendly materials like flax, recycled polyester and sea-plastics.

In order to stay at the forefront of the current green evolution, a lot of TMG’s attention and investment goes into research and innovation. The company offers a wide selection of PVC free, recyclable eco sunscreen fabrics, made from 100% Trevira, PES Polyester yarn. These proprietary materials deliver the highest standards of flame resistance, durability and thermal performance. For special applications, the offer extends to textiles with antibacterial or dis-infectable features. Furthermore, all Eco sunscreen fabrics are skin-safe and are Oeko-Tex Standard 100 compliant. In order to ensure superior clean indoor air quality, TMG only uses textiles tested for harmful substances, free of pollutants, allergens and halogens.

Company Management:

Angelo Ghioldi – Partner
Mario Ghioldi – Partner
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