Mariano di Vaio was born in Assisi. At the age of eighteen, he left to pursue his acting and modeling career. In London as a model, and then in New York City, to study acting at NYFA (New York Film Academy). He continued his professional career as a model and ambassador, quickly obtaining magazine covers and collaborations with top international brands from the advertising of Roberto Cavalli Fragrance with Elisa Seidnaoui, to campaigns with Hugo Boss, Gucci, Cucinelli, Tommy Hilfiger, Omega and Cruciani. In January 2012, he started his own blog, a digital magazine dedicated to fashion and lifestyle (www.mdvstyle.com). Today, the blog is a digital magazine, a source of inspiration to millions of people, dedicated to men’s interests; fashion, sports, travel, music and movies. Mariano is one of the top men’s fashion influencers worldwide. His website now incorporates his own line of shoes, jewelry, and eyewear collection. He recently took part in the feature film comedy “Deported”, produced by Yoram Globus.