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Many hats, one perfect fit

Ambassador combines love of Italy with broad resume

David Thorne has been a consultant, developer, publisher, and money manager. David Thorne has been a consultant, developer, publisher, and money manager. (Wendy Maeda/ Globe Staff)
By James F. Smith
Globe Staff / August 20, 2009

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N EWTON - At the age of 8, David Thorne moved to Rome, where his father was a top US administrator for the Marshall Plan, which rebuilt post-war Europe. Thorne lived there for the next decade. He speaks fluent Italian, visits the country each year, and is a fan of Italy’s Azzuri, the national soccer team - as long, he ... (Full article: 920 words)

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