Emmanuel Caltagirone is the head Honcho of this website. He is French and was born in Paris in 1962.
He entered the pen world at the early age of 23 because his father owned a pen factory where he learned the business first hand, working in many facets of the business including improved ink feed and ink flow projects for the company.
Shortly thereafter, he became interested in collecting vintage pens and modern limited editions and became a dealer in these items as well as an advisor to other private collectors seeking the rarest pens in the world.
The Wahl - Eversharp brand is his favorite and he shares ownership of the brand with an American company. His meeting Syd “the Wahlnut” Saperstein has developed into a fruitful collaboration between these two passionate Wahl-Eversharp devotees.
Bernard bernolet, 58 years old is French, based in Genappes Belgium.
He opened his first store pens .... Rue Blass in Brussels, then he focused quiclky on the collection of rare antique and modern pens in limited edition.
For 25 years, he traveled penshows of all over the world searching exceptional pens. In parallel, he is the founder of the website www.bbpen.com and designer of the famous "THE LIST", also he organizes for 23 years the largest seconhand market in Belgium and, a weekly rendez-vous of lovers of beautiful cars.
Result of a long friendship and collaborative association of these two friends gave birth m2bpens.com, the reference website for collectors and lovers of pens.