Editor in chief of VinCE Magazin for 12 years. Founder and editor of hungarianwines.eu, organiser of Hungarian WebWineWriting contest and co-owner of CapitalofCava.com wine tour company.
Directeur Syndicat et Section Interprofessionnelle des vins Côtes de Gascogne depuis 1998
Sommelier, trainer and gastronomy and wine journalist with experience as an international taster. Graduated in Industrial Design Engineering and Product Development, he trained in Project Management.
Journalist, writer and expert wine taster is the editor-in-chief of several magazines (including Queen International and Prince) as well as the author of several books and articles on wine and food tourism both in Italy and abroad. She is the co-editor of the Veronelli Guida Oro I Vini wine guide (the only italian woman with this responsible role – all the other guides have men in the top position – the first to hold this role in the guide’s thirty years of activity, as it was the first wine guide published in Italy) and author for L’Espresso’s Ristoranti d’Italia guide.
Acheteur chez Partesa
Sommelier, Wine-spirits & Cigar Educator, Hotel School and Food pairing Educator. Distributor of wine and Spirits – Funchal – Madeira
Wine expert at METRO Cash & Carry
Food and Wine Writer, Wine Passion Magazine Chef/Owner @ A Taberna da Rua das Flores, Lisbon, Portugal
Winemaker at LIMBAVIN
Oenologist – Vino Mikulov
Owner at Les Bouches Rouges
Profession: • Master Sommelier wine and food expert taster “International President of Epulae – Experts Academy Master Sommelier Food and Wine Tasters”. • Sensory Analyst of Food and Beverages: non-alcoholic, alcoholic and super alcoholic • Teacher of foo
Journalist; Rose dedicated ; wine culture promotor ( wine events for consumers and industry ; enotourism) Own website www.pink-mode.com
CEO Anna Pakula Consulting
Worldwide Wine Lifestyle Curator. Producer of tailor-made wine trade promotional events. Wine judge, educator, blogger and communicator on the culture of wine. Producer audiovisual projects of the global documentary “The Four Seasons of Winemaking”. Worked with international publications, including Decanter. Owner of ‘’The Culture and Art of Wine” gallery.
Editor in Chief Eno-One, translator (vines and wines), official taster for wine, olive oil, cheese and vinegar (int.l contests and nat.l commissions), FIJEV general secretary (International Federation of Wines and Spirits Journalists and Writers).
Freelance journalist ans speaker, specialized in wine.
Free lance Journalist Terre de Vins V&S News Meininger’s WBI
Wine&Food Journalist and Consultancy, Owner of www.anne-wies.nl, Member of FIJEV, International Wine Judge.
Wine Guru Anantara Vilamoura
Enologist at Vinho Verde and Douro Region
Enólogo, Laboratorios EXCELL IBÉRICA S.L. Logroño, La Rioja, Dotor en Biologia
Journalist for magazine Viti, and project manager of www.mon-viti.com
Importer of wine – Owner of wineshop Karmozijn
DipWSET and Wine Marketing Expert
Master of Wine student
Wine buyer at Vimaco-La Cave Louis Delhaize Group (Cora, S.Match, Delfood)
Loire wines specialist. Trade France-Japan wines and saké Former Director of the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins du Centre
Independent wine journalist (Bettane & Desseauve, Vigneron Magazine, Der Feinschmecker, Fine Das Weinmagazin, etc…), wine consultant, speaker and educator
Carlo Dugo is founder and CEO of Enosis Ltd Co. Representative agency, a company specializing in import and export services of wine, spirits and fortified wines products with high quality standards. Carlo is the Italian ambassador for both Concours Mondial de Bruxelles and Spirits Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles.
Former Director Swiss Federation of vine growers (Fédération suisse des vignerons) and General Secretary of the Interprofessional Organization of vine and swiss wine (Interprofession de la vigne et des vins suisses)
CEO at SARL C&W Experiences – Saké Sommelier at Otsukimi – Buveurs de Lune
Owner of Wein&Kultur, promoting italian wine and food through marketing and sales.
Director at Marche Italiane
Chief Editor of Contact Pro , des cavistes & restaurateurs
Wine Advisor- Export consultant free-lance for italian wineries.
Wine Blogger Journalist for Slow Wine Guide and 50TopPizza Guide – Agency of wine comunication, DarWine&Food www.claudiamarinelli.it Best FISAR Sommelier 1993
Specialised journalist, Editor of Ampelotopi magazine (Le Terroir) and Oenorama fair organizer. Company: VINETUM
General Director of MURFATLAR ROMANIA
Expert vins Président Club Vin sur Vin Cactus Luxembourg
Journalist at “wein.pur” & “Der Winzer”
Editor at Magazine “Kmeckiglas”
Wine Journalist – Judge – Lecturer – Central & Eastern Europe and the Caucasus
In Vino (SudRadio, France), Regal, Le Bottin Gourmand (magazines, France), les5duvin.wordpress.com/ (shared blog, French and English), Vins et Vignobles (Canada), Wands (Japan) Sommelier India (Inde), The World of Fine Wine (UK)
Sommelier – MAMA wine shop
Wine seller / buyer for thienot France champain and dourthe wine
Sales Manager of VASCO NV/SA
Independent wine writer. Wine importer of French and Italian wines in the Netherlands. WSET level 3 in wines
General Secretary of ADAR
Oenologist – Wine taster – Vinarstvi Plenér
Director of Vinska druzba Slovenije d.o.o. (Wine Association of Slovenia)
Journalist: Editor at Vitis Magazine
Certified Trainer of the World of Greek Wine program by Wines of Greece, manager of Greek National Promotional Program on Wine for the Australian market
Wine journalist: author of Vineglorious! Switzerland’s Wondrous World of Wine, Sublime! Swiss Wines, the ultimate guide.
Sommelier at the restaurant Casa Arménio – Tentúgal
Ceo at Emily Albers Public Relations International
International Sales Manager for Independent Stave Company, one of the world class leading manufacturers of barrels for wine and spirits as well as cooperage products
Wine export consultant, Italian wine ambassador certified by Vinitaly International, Sommelier AIS
Oenologist & sommelier – Vinice Hnanice
Sommelier by the Escuela Española de Cata, Madrid. WSET Level 3 certificate. Member of the Czech Sommelier Association. International wine judge.
Sommelier and wine merchant
Oenologist at Vinařství Obelisk
Freelance wine journalist
Director of TipWine SARL
Wine/spirits and food journalist, engineer, project manager, professional taster, passionate about digital marketing & advertising
Oenologist – Vino Mikulov
Dutch wine writer at Nijhuis Consultancy & Services
Wine writer at www.toutsurlevin.ca, DipWSET, Wine sommelier
President of Enoteca Regionale Calabrese
Wine critic and Consultant Wine educator in “Genius in Gastronomy” school of Sommellier Lecturer in the post graduate degree of oenological departments in various universities Wine Writter at www.fnl-guide.com
Oenologist at Bi Lab
Sommelier au Land’ Vineyard
Sommelier and Wine Educator; Professor at Escola de Hotelaria e Turismo de Setúbal and Escola de Hotelaria e Turismo do Estoril. Wine consultant for restaurants and producers.
Senior Category Buyer BILLA MERKUR Österreich
Wine Trader: De Wijnbeurs
Master Sommelier, DipWset
wine writer, owner of winepeople.ro, wine educator, wine consultant
Commissioner for various Wine competion. Consultant Œnologie and International Accademy of Sensory Analysis
Owner at Wines & Stories -Taking Pride in Taste -Bulkwines
Wine & spirits educator | wine & food writer @vinissima
Publisher of the Revue for Hotel and Restaurant since 1990. International wine judge.
Sommelier & sales director at Wine Life
Vice-president of Czech Sommelier Association, contributor to wine magasines http://www.winemanshow.cz/
Journalist, senior editor at Intravino
Oenologist at Vysoke pole Family Winery
Œnologist and teacher on wine production
Head of department of senzory analisis and wine tasting certification
Master Oenologist & Viticulture Supervisor. Professional Sommelier. Wine academicer. Marketing & PR in wine business.
Grape and Wine Producers Union of Slovakia
Vice-president of Association Czech of wine Tasters, Winemaking Consultant and Wine Merchant
Wine taster – Weinakademie Österreich Advanced Course – Wines and Spirits International
Journaliste at “la Vida Rural”
Journalist in dayly newpaper Público, since 27 years.
Writes about wine and gastronomy in the weekly suplment Fugas.
Journalist at Expresso Vinhos
Leader of courses for the National oenology centre and the Wine academy in Czech Republic
Oenologist – Head of production of sparkling wines of company BOHEMIA SEKT, s.r.o.
Oenologist at Josef Valihrach winery. Youngest ever certified member of the Czech Ministry of Agriculture commission for wine evaluation. WSET level 3 holder.
Journalist: Director at Abbott & Macallan Publishers, CEO at 2ipico vins wine distributor in andorra Sommelier: Ex-president of the Catalan Association of Sommeliers of Barcelona
Oenologist, managing director Vino Nitra
Editor-in-chief of the leading wine media in Bulgaria – DiVino. Founder of the competition « The Best Bulgarian Wine of the Year », Involved with the organisation of the forum of the Bulgarian wines – DiVino.Member of the Circle of Wine Writers with hundreds of publications in the Bulgarian and international wine & spirits press, TV shows
Key Account Manager Schenk Wines Benelux
Meininger editor in chief since 1992 independant wine-writer
CEO at “Wine Lovers”
Lectuter of winemaking & sommelier at MENDEL´s University. Winner of Czech Sommelier Championchip
Editor at Vinič & víno
DipWSET.Co-author and co-editor of an annual, bilingual wine guide on all Bulgarian wines since 2012. www.kata.bg
IHK officially appointed and sworn expert
Journaliste L’Illustré, Gault&Millau
Sommelier and wine writer
Wine sommelier, CEO of Event Lab communication agency
Sommelier: vice-president Sommeliers Association Czech Republic, Best sommelier of the Czech Republic (2003 – 2005), lecturer The National Wine Centre, Wine Academy Valtice, Wine institute Czech Republic
Sales manager at Tonnellerie Doreau
GabrovitsL. Wine Consultings
A marketing communications and media relations (PR) consultant whose specialist area is wine. Based in Languedoc (France), I work with winegrowers and wine organisations, helping them promote themselves to English-speaking markets.
Oenologist – Wine taster
Editor in Chief GastroPress Publishing Ltd, SOMMELIER magazine
International wine taster
Wine taster – Ludwig Winery Ltd
Wine journalist, official taster of Associazione Italiana Sommelier, director of “giornalevinocibo.com”, contributor for the magazines “wine reality”, “tigulliovino”, “wine & spirits”, presents TV programs on wine.
Author of the Guide of Wines, Spirits and Wineries of Galicia. Co-author of “Lagares Rupestres”, Contributions for his research. Co-author of “Las Piedras que Vinos”, “Viaje por los Lagares Rupestres de Galicia”. Columnist in several sectorial magazines
Wine writer and content creator
Journalist Revista de Vinhos
Journalist at “Jornal de Vinhos”
-Brand Manager at TV Wine Sky 815 -Host at Wine Tv Sky 815 -Certified Sommelier -#Untrending comm CoFounder – Podere di Pomaio & Enoteca Pomaio co-founder -Member of the board Strada del Vino ArStrada del Vino Arezzo -Lecturer
Head Sommelier of the National Wine Centre, jury member of AWC Vienna, Vinoforum Czech republic and Muvina Prešov Slovakia
Mendel University, degree „Agricultural Engineer“; Masaryk university, degree „Magister – law“. General Director Chateau Valtice – Vinné sklepy Valtice
Chief editor of “Loza & Vino” and “BG Land of Wine” Vine & Wine Association
Freelance journalist – Wine consultant
Enologist: Professor at University of Ljubljana, member of National Wine Control Jury – Journalist: FIJEF Vino, Journal, 5 Stars, Dober tek
Regular author for www.bacchus.bg. www.menumag.bg, www.divino.bg
Sommelier Conseil – Writer – Wine Educator
Wine professional, wine writer and wine lawyer
Teacher of wine production. Wine taster.
FIJEV member, Organiser of Cuvee Ostrava, Wine writer and founder of K.A.H.A.N. a wine and food appreciation circle
Wine sommelier – Znovín Znojmo
Head of wine department at MAKRO Cash & Carry
Secretary General at Fisar Sommelier Association
Journalist and author, as a food and wine expert, on magazines like: www.vinodabere.it (director) www.repubblica.it/sapori,www.epulae.it,www.lucianopignataro.it. • Teacher
Wine columnist – South Korea, Sommelier AIS, ONAV
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, CEO of Ave Vinum – Moët Hennessy Czech Republic
Chief Editor of ‘Wine & Degustation’
Director SYNDICAT VITICOLE DE BLAYE – CÔTES DE BORDEAUX
President of Sommelier Association of Republic of Moldova Member of European Sommelier Association.
Wine Educator & Winemaking Consultant
Wine expert, technology adviser
Owner at Miranda Beems Wine Project
Winemaker at Vinárstvo Miro Fondrk – Wine distributor
Associated professor at MENDEL University. Member of the Union of Oenologists
Wine writer at www.vinhona.com – Wine sommelier
Director Of Swiss Wine Promotion
Sommelier Wine Advisor Wine export manager
Sommelier Wine buyer Auchan Luxembourg
Oenologist at Vinařství Nepraš
Acheteuse chez Eataly
Journalist for Avenir
Wine Trader: Les Vins Brunin Guillier -La cave Saint jacques Tournai, La cave Touquettoise le Touquet Paris Plage ,La cave de Wimereux
Writes wine features for World of Fine Wine (UK), SlowFood/SlowWine (It), MondialSauvignonBlanc.com and www.winedisclosures.com. Member of CWW and FIJEV.
Oenologist at Vinselekt Michlovský
Oenologist – Wine taster
Publisher of Czas Wina magazine
Wine Trader: Kaapwijn De Leeuw
WSET Diploma Wine Judge Journalist at Vinaria Wine Broker
Oenologist – Wine taster
Oenologist – Wine taster – Vino S. Stavek
Oenologist – Nove Vinarstvi
Sommelier, sales manager at www.vinotrh.cz
Pierre Thomas is a Swiss journalist, specialized in wine, for 25 years. Website: www.thomasvino.ch
Wine sommelier and Champagne ambassador – Italy
Víno & Styl, editor-in-chief, publisher
Blogger, Wine Writer, Photographer
Oenologist, winemaker at Villa Vino Rača
Oenology Professor, Università di Udine
Italy / Switzerland cross-border freelance journalist.
Author of books on Italian regional bread and cheese from Canton Ticino / Switzerland.
Co-owner and head sommelier at wine bar Bokova Ambiente
Winemaker at Dubovský a Grančič s.r.o.
Wine writer, wine judge and wine consultant. Published several books and guides on wines and contribute regular to the leading Croatian magazines and journals as Jutarnji list and Dobra Hrana. Head of Vinolab d.o.o., wine laboratory in Zagreb, Croatia.
Sommelier: LOCO Restaurante – “1er Sommelier Best wines”
Sommelier, Wine Journalist, Wine Trainer, Eques de Vino O.E.V.E.
Wine importer and distributor at Sonvino ltd
Freelance journalist and translator
Advanced Sommelier WSET 3
Oenologist at Vinařství Škrobák
Editor in chief at The Third Wine
Sommelier Conseil de l’Université of Suze-la-Rousse, Wine and Dine Consultant, Educator of Bordeaux Wine School and Patended Supplier of the Court of Belgium
Agence de courtage en vins, S.P.R.L. International Wines Brokers
Managing Partner at IVIN Lda Wine Distribution
Diploma of Oenology (University of Bourgogne)
Agronomist and Oenologist. Communication manager at Syndicat des vignerons des Côtes du Rhône. Journalist and author.
Brewer and oenologist – R&D Manager.
Director of Spirits Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles
Wine journalist, Communication Manager,owner of xenos-comm PR Agency and Ambassador CMB for Germany, Austria and Eastern Europe
President of Czech Grapes and Wine Producers Association Director of Sonberk Winery www.sonberk.cz
Editor of Vinko.sk
Sommelier, Weinakademier Rust
Wine journalist at La Cucina Italiana
Journalist at VINHO – Grandes Escolhas
CEO Bulgarian Wine Academy Ltd., CEO Aurika Ltd., Wine consultant, Divino wine magazine taster and wine writer
President of FIMAR – Federazione Italiana Manager Ristoranti
ONAV Puglia Ambassador, PR & Marketing consultant, teacher. He organizes regular tastings around spirits and cigars.
Inernational wine taster – DipWSET
Oenologist, winemaker at Angel wines
Wine marketing expert – Wine taster
Editor: Badische Bauern Zeitung, Der Badische Winzer; Author: Rebe & Wein, La Vigne
Director at Beverage Department – Pam
Senior Editor at Czas Wina. Author of the Encyclopedia Alkoholi.
CEO of Vinařský dům Kopeček s.r.o. – Wine journalist – Wine sommelier
Wine connoissor – Wine educator – Manager at @foodlovertour – Content creator