Simonetta Lein

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Simonetta Lein
Born (1983-02-07) February 7, 1983 (age 36)

Simonetta Lein (born February 7, 1983) is a TV personality, model and businesswoman.[1][2]

Early life[edit]

Lein was born in Pordenone, in the northern part of Italy. For her education, she graduated from the Academy of Fine Art in Rome. Simonetta also has a specialization as a Gestalt counsellor and an honorary degree from the Papal and Tiber University in Rome. She currently resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Lein is a former columnist for Vanity Fair Italy, La Repubblica, and La Voce Di New York.[1] She has also written for Forbes, Entrepreneur and Huffington Post USA[3]. She has written a book, Everything Is Possible: A Novel About the Power of Dreams,[4] which was published by Sperling & Kupfer in 2013.[5][6][7]

As a model, she has been featured in Vogue Italia, Vanity Fair Italy and Cosmopolitan. Simonetta has modelled for several fashion designers and photographers including Bruno Oliviero and Giovanni Gastel.[5][8][9]. She is the CEO and co-founder of Ausonia Partners, a media and public relations agency headquartered in Pennsylvania. She has also been cited as one of the top 100 fashion and social media influencers.[10][11][12][13]

The Wishwall[edit]

In 2015, Lein founded The Wishwall Foundation- an initiative to address social causes like literacy, poverty, women's safety and to help make wishes come true. In 2018, her work at the foundation was extended to a television program called The Wishwall, produced Rocco Leo Gaglioti of the FNL Network and is now available worldwide on Roku TV and Amazon Fire TV. [14][15][16][11]

Lein is a former columnist for Vanity Fair Italy, D di Repubblica, and La Voce Di New York.[17] She has been featured in Vogue Italy,[9] Vanity Fair Italy[8] Cosmopolitan[18] etc.


  1. ^ a b Kivo, Dillon (2019-04-13). "Movers & Shakers Interview With Simonetta Lein". Kivo Daily. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  2. ^ JMGLifestyle (2017-09-28). "Cover Story – Simonetta Lein, The Social Media & Fashion Icon". JMG Lifestyle Magazine. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  3. ^ Lein, Simonetta; Author, ContributorHere to inspire The Celebrity Wishmaker www thewishmaker us Published; Influencer; Icon, Named Fashion; Millennial;, Activist #Ihelpwishescometrue for www thewishwallfoundation org via (2016-03-29). "A Meeting of Minds and Media Strategies. Simonetta Lein The Wishmaker Meets Web Manager Mauro Perrella". HuffPost. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  4. ^ Lein, Simonetta. Amabile, Raphael Anthony (ed.). Everything Is Possible: A Novel About the Power of Dreams. Translated by Russell-Edu, William.[verification needed]
  5. ^ a b "'Oltre la crisi', in mostra le fotografie di Bruno Oliviero con Simonetta Lein" (in Italian). Retrieved 2017-08-28.
  6. ^ Lein, Simonetta. Amabile, Raphael Anthony (ed.). Everything Is Possible: A Novel About the Power of Dreams. Translated by Russell-Edu, William.
  7. ^ ""Oltre la crisi" con Simonetta Lein". Vanity Fair. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  8. ^ a b ""Oltre la crisi" con Simonetta Lein". Vanity Fair Italy (in Italian). 10 October 2013. Retrieved 2017-08-28.
  9. ^ a b "È la giornata internazionale per l'eliminazione della violenza contro le donne". Vogue Italia (in Italian). Retrieved 2017-08-28.
  10. ^ "How Social Media Influencer and top Model Simonetta Lein is Rewriting the Women and Millenial Stereotype, a Post at a Time – Thrive Global". Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  11. ^ a b Journalist (2019-05-01). "How top model and influencer Simonetta Lein became a powerhouse businesswoman: Time Business News TBN". TIME BUSINESS NEWS. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  12. ^ "One of the top 100 influencers in the world: A day in Simonetta Lein's life". Blasting News. 2018-03-19. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  13. ^ Magazine, Hollywood Stage. "EXCLUSIVE: Top Fashion influencer Simonetta Lein reveals her favorite Valentine's day outfit | Hollywood Stage Magazine". Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  14. ^ Sun, Winnie. "Lessons Learned From 'The Wish Maker' Simonetta Lein On Starting Your Own Charity". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  15. ^ FWO (2018-08-13). ""The Wishwall" TV Show Starring Simonetta Lein Launches on Amazon Prime via FNL Network". Fashion Week Online®. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  16. ^ Karmo, Maimah (2016-10-10). "Meeting Simonetta Lein, 'The Celebrity Wishmaker'". HuffPost. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  17. ^ "Simonetta Lein" (in Italian). La Voce di New York. Retrieved 2017-08-28.
  18. ^ "Oltre la crisi". Cosmopolitan. 2013-10-07. Retrieved 2017-08-29.

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