Giuseppe Zanotti started his fashion career in 1962. In the beginning, he started working locally with small craftsmen and then as a freelance designer working with fashion houses.
In 1994, Zanotti took over a small shoemaking company and devoted his time to designing and manufacturing his own shoes.
Zanetti has also designing shoes for several brands like Dior, Missoni, Valentino, Roberto Cavalli, Thierry Mugler, Balmain and many more.
In 2016, Zanotti opened his first boutique in Milan. Further boutiques were opened in New York City, Paris, London, Moscow, Dubai, Tokyo, Hong Kong,.. reaching fifty stores globally.