Christian Jagodzinski – Chairman and CEO:

Christian continues to actively personally monitor and lead his numerous global investments. He was the founder of Villazzo and is the current CEO of the company. Christian divides his time between the primary Villazzo markets of Miami and St Tropez. Christian is fluent in English, French, German, and Spanish.



Jeannette Brandt – VP:

Jeannette Brandt - VP

Jeannette has an MBA and she is a Certified Community Association Manager. She has worked for large real estate firms overseeing luxury Condominium developments in South Beach. Jeannette oversees and manages all of Desdemona’s real estate holdings and is fluent in English and German.


Jarret Kaplan – CPA:

Jarret Kaplan is an American attorney with a BS in Accounting and MS in Taxation. He received his Juris Doctorate from Florida International University College of Law in Miami, and has worked for Gidney & Co., C.P.A. and Mallah Furman C.P.A., specializing in a wide range of tax issues. He currently operates his own practice at Jarret W. Kaplan, P.A. and is a Florida licensed Certified Public Accountant, a Member of the Florida Bar, and was admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court in 2007. Jarret currently oversees all tax-related issues pertaining to Desdemona.


Ivonne Avendano – Executive Assistant:

Ivonne graduated from Barry University with her B.A. in business management. Over the course of her career, she has worked in the capacities of bookkeeper and business manager for a diverse array of organizations, giving her a dynamic set of skills and expertise in her administrative role at Desdemona. Ivonne speaks both English and Spanish fluently.


Virginia Pellegrini – Marketing & IT Manager:

Virginia holds her university degree in business administration and the travel industry from the accredited Management School at the University of Turin, and is currently combining her business and travel background with her skills in Information Technology. She brings a wide range of previous work experience in the travel and hospitality sectors to her role as Website and Marketing Manager for Villazzo, and also served as Corporate and Marketing Assistant as well, giving her the opportunity to work in virtually all of Villazzo’s operational departments. She speaks Italian, German, and English fluently.