Mauro Avellini is the central vice-editor of daily La Nazione. He began working for Poligrafici Editoriale (which includes dailies Qn, Qs, Il Resto del Carlino, La Nazione, Il Giorno) in 2002 as delegate vice editor for the Umbrian edition of La Nazione. He previously contributed to the foundation of Il Corriere di Firenze, and was editor for three years. At an early age he began working at Umbrian daily il Corriere dell'Umbria in Perugia. He was also president of the Order of Umbria Journalists.