Claudio Limardi arrived in Olimpia on April 1st 2012 as a media consultant. He became Director of Communication the following month of July. A professional sportswriter since 1990, he worked for il Tirreno daily newspaper before moving to Milano, to Superbasket weekly magazine in the month of March 1990. He moved to Bologna along the publication and supervised at the creation of American Superbasket magazine, too. In 2007 he was a contributed writer for Corriere della Sera and in the same year he signed for Corriere dello Sport-Stadio in Bologna. He was named Editor of Superbasket in Dember of 2009 and stayed there until Februaty 2012. As a sportswriter he covered on-site 15 Euroleague Final Four, including the last one with Olimpia Milano on the court (Istanbul 1992) and 15 NBA Finals. he also attended the Dream Team debut in Portland in 1992.