Pallavolo Padova and Kioene SpA inform that they have reached an agreement for the partnership in view of the 2022-2023 sports season. The company from Villanova di Camposampiero, leader in the field of vegetable protein-based food products, has chosen to link its image to the Padua Volleyball Academy and to the newborn women’s project. All the youth teams will continue to be called Kioene Padova.

Stefano Tonazzo will continue to hold the role of counselor.

The Kioene brand for the first time in six years will not stand out on the first team jerseys, while the name of the San Lazzaro sports hall will remain unchanged and will continue to be called Kioene Arena.

“Thanks to a solid financial structure, the commitment of our partners and excellent local roots – said President Giancarlo Bettio – the budget for the upcoming sporting season will not be corrected. Being able to count on the great visibility enjoyed by the A1 championship, the most popular in the world, we are moving to find a company that wants to link its image to the first team in the medium / long term, sharing our values ​​”

«Kioene remains part of our big family and we can only be satisfied with this – declared the Past President Fabio Cremonese – I think it is important to express our gratitude to the Tonazzo family who have been supporting our sports project for over 10 years. The greatest joy is knowing that Stefano and Albino remain fully involved in Volleyball Padua, supporting the company in the growth of the youth sector and the newborn women’s sector, in line with the company philosophy “.