Mario Moretti Polegato, the charismatic CEO of Geox, has been enthroned as "Kight of Labor" in Italy. He recently revealed that Geox has selected 20 graduate students in chemistry, engineering and business administration from various countries around the world, including South and North America, to participate in special 6-month training courses at its own head office before being sent out to work for some of the company’s subsidiaries abroad. They were selected among 3,000 different candidates.