Agnès Nemeth Hungary

Co-owner and editor in chief at Hungarianwines.eu

Alain Desprats France

Director at Syndicat ODG Vins Côtes de Gascogne

Alain Le May France

Manager at Cavavin

Alejandro López Facorro Paadin Spain

Wine journalist – CEO at Paadín Eventos S.L. – Flying Sommelier

Alessandra Piubello Italy

Journalist – Editor in Chief of Queen International – Prince

Alessandro Rossi Italy

Acheteur chez Partesa

Américo Pereira Portugal

Sommelier, Wine-spirits & Cigar Educator, Hotel School and Food pairing Educator. Distributor of wine and Spirits – Funchal – Madeira

Ana Radkova Petkova – Taseva Bulgaria

Wine expert at METRO Cash & Carry

André Magalhães Portugal

Food & Wine Writer – Editorial director at Paixão pelo Vinho Magazine – Chef Owner at A Taberna da Rua das Flores

Andrej Martvoň Slovakia

Winemaker at LIMBAVIN

Andrej Sabolčák Czech Republic

Oenologist – Vino Mikulov

Angelique Bayet Belgium

Owner at Les Bouches Rouges – Online wine retailer

Angelo Concas Italy

Journalist – Owner and Managing Director at Epulae Accademia Enogastronomica Internazionale – Editor in Chief at Epulae News Food & Wine Magazine

Anna Pakula United States

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.

Anna Smolec Poland

Journalist – CEO of webzine Pink-Mode.com – Wine educator

Anne Meglioli Italy

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).

Anne Schoendoerffer France

Freelance journalist – Wineday

Anne Serres France

Freelance writer – Educator – DipWSET

Anne-Wies Van Oosten Netherlands

Wine&Food journalist and consultant – Owner of www.anne-wies.nl -Member of FIJEV – International Wine Judge

Antonio Lopes Portugal

Wine director at Eleven Wine Concept

António Sousa Portugal

Enologist at Vinho Verde and Douro Region

Antonio Tomás Palacios García Spain

Oenologist – General Manager at Laboratorios Excell Ibérica

Audrey Domenach France

Journalist at Viti magazine – Project Manager of www.mon-viti.com

Augustín Mrázik Czech Republic

Wine taster

Bart Voeten Belgium

Importer of wine – Owner of wineshop Karmozijn

Beata Keszler Germany

CEO at Dee-Wine – Digital Marketing Specialist

Ben Bernheim United Kingdom

Master of Wine student

Benjamin Loze France

Wine buyer at Vimaco – La Cave Louis Delhaize Group (Cora, S.Match, Delfood)

Benoît Roumet France

Loire wines specialist. Trade France-Japan wines and saké Former Director of the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins du Centre

Bert Embrechts Belgium

Wine sommelier

Birte Jantzen France

Independent wine journalist – Wine consultant – Speaker – Educator

Brieux Pierquin Belgium

Wine sommelier

Carlo Dugo Italy

Founder and CEO of Enosis Ltd Co. Italian ambassador at Concours Mondial de Bruxelles – Italian ambassador at Spirits Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles

Chantal Aeby Puerro Switzerland

General Secretary at Swiss Wine Promotion

Chloé Cazaux Grandpierre France

CEO at SARL C&W Experiences – Saké Sommelier at Otsukimi – Buveurs de Lune

Christian Bauer Austria

Owner at Christian Bauer Wein&Kultur KG

Christian De Winter Belgium

Director at Marche Italiane

Christophe Andrieu France

Editor in Chief of Contact Pro Magazine des Cavistes & Sommeliers

Cinzia Giunta Italy

Wine Advisor- Freenalance export consultant for italian wineries – CEO at Gourmeet & Wine

Claudia Marinelli Italy

Sommelier – CEO at Marinelli Consulting SRLS

Constantin Stergides Greece

General Manager a Vinetum – Wine journalist

Cosmin Popescu Romania

General Director of Murfatlar Romania

Damien Lassance Luxembourg

Expert vins Président Club Vin sur Vin Cactus Luxembourg

Daniela Dejnega Austria

Journalist & editor at Österreichischer Agrarverlag

Darja Zemljic Slovenia

Editor at ČZD Kmečki glas Magazine

Darrel Joseph Austria

Wine Journalist – Judge – Lecturer – Central & Eastern Europe and the Caucasus

David Cobbold United Kingdom

Wine writer – Teacher – Author at ‘Connaître et Apprécier’

David Mádr Czech Republic

Sommelier – MAMA wine shop

Denis Barse France

Wine buyer at Thienot France

Denis Meurant Belgium

Sales Manager at VA.S.Co

Dennis Doorakkers Netherlands

Independent wine writer. Wine importer of French and Italian wines in the Netherlands. WSET level 3 in wines

Diana Laura Pavelescu Romania

General Secretary of ADAR – Wine journalist

Dominika Černohorská Czech Republic

Oenologist – Wine taster – Vinarstvi Plenér

Dusan Brejc Slovenia

Managing director at Wine Association of Slovenia Ltd.

Eduardo Brethauer Chile

Journalist – Owner at Vinos con Cuento

Eleni Blouchou Greece

Head of Marketing & Communications Divisions at Bonello Trading Ltd.

Ellen Wallace Switzerland

Wine Writer – Journalist at Ellen’s Wine World

Elsa Fuger Switzerland

Sommelier – CEO at Wine Queen – Wine Import/Export – Wine journalist

Emilia Craveiro Portugal

Sommelier at Casa Arménio restaurant

Emily Albers Germany

Ceo at Emily Albers Public Relations International

Emmanuel Boudaric France

International Sales Manager at Tonnellerie Quintessence – ISC

Erik Bartalsky Hungary

Wine merchant

Erik Klein Slovakia

Wine export consultant, Italian wine ambassador certified by Vinitaly International, Sommelier AIS

Evžen Kašpárek Czech Republic

Oenologist & sommelier – Vinice Hnanice

Fabiola Gallegos Rios Mexico

Business Director of Marketing Global Operations at Wunderman Thompson – Sommelier

Filip Bodlák Czech Republic

Sommelier and wine merchant

Filip Lutzky Czech Republic

Oenologist at Vinařství Obelisk

Francesco Annibali Italy

Journalist at Doctorwine

Francis Lerminiaux Belgium

Director at TipWine SARL

Franco Santini Italy

Journalist at Live Communication Group Srl

František Drahonský Czech Republic

Oenologist – Vino Mikulov

Fred Nijhuis Netherlands

Owner at Nijhuis Consultancy & Services – Wine critic – Wine educator

Frédéric Arnould Canada

Journalist – Wine Columnist – Owner at Toutsurlevin.ca

Frederic Fleuri France

Director at Agence Fleurie

Gennaro Convertini Italy

President of Enoteca Regionale Calabrese

Gerasimos Georgopoulos Greece

Freelance wine writer – Consultant

Gianfranco Cordero Italy

Oenologist at Bi Lab

Gonçalo Mendes Portugal

Wine Sommelier at L’AND Vineyards

Gonçalo Patraquim Portugal

Sommelier – Wine & Sake Educator

Harald Beck Austria

Senior Category Buyer for Wine REWE International AG

Hector Paul Van Boxstael Belgium

Director at De Wijnbeurs

Henri Chapon France

Managing Director at Henri Chapon Consultancy -Sommelier

Horia Hasnas Romania

Owner at Wine & People – Wine educator – Wine writer

Ico Salvatore Turra Italy

Commissioner for various Wine competion. Consultant Œnologie and International Accademy of Sensory Analysis

Inge Straetmans Belgium

Owner at Wines & Stories – Broker Bulk Wines

Ingrid Larmoyeur Netherlands

Wine & Spirits educator – Wine & Food writer at Vinissima

Ivana Barta Kovarikova Czech Republic

Publisher – Journalist at GastroPress Ltd.

Iveta Weinbergova Czech Republic

Sommelier & sales director at Wine Life

Ivo Dvořák Czech Republic

Vice-president of Czech Sommelier Association – Sommelier – Wine journalist

Jacopo Cossater Italy

Journalist – Senior editor at Intravino

Jakub Přibyl Czech Republic

Sommelier

Ján Gajda Slovakia

Oenologist at Vysoke pole Family Winery

Jan Stavek Czech Republic

Œnologist and teacher on wine production

Jana Repová Slovakia

Head of department of senzory analisis and wine tasting certification

Jaroslav Macik Slovakia

Master Oenologist & Viticulture Supervisor at Tokaj Macik Winery – Sommelier – Marketing & PR in wine business

Jaroslava Kanuchová Pátková Slovakia

President of Slovakia Grape and Wine Producers Association

Jiří Dunovský Czech Republic

Vice-president of Association Czech of wine Tasters, Winemaking Consultant and Wine Merchant

Jiri Gajdos Czech Republic

Wine taster – Weinakademie Österreich Advanced Course – Wines and Spirits International

João Barbosa Portugal

Freelance journalist

José Augusto Moreira Portugal

Journalist at Jornal Público

José Miguel Dentinho Portugal

Journalist at Expresso Vinhos – Exame Magazine – Executiva

Josef Balik Czech Republic

Head of Department at Mendel University in Brno

Josef Švéda Czech Republic

Oenologist – Head of production of sparkling wines of company BOHEMIA SEKT, s.r.o.

Josef Valihrach Czech Republic

Oenologist at Josef Valihrach winery. Youngest ever certified member of the Czech Ministry of Agriculture commission for wine evaluation. WSET level 3 holder.

Josep Baeta Ferrer Andorra

Sommelier – CEO 2 Ipico Vins Andorra

Jozef Adamovič Slovakia

Oenologist – Managing director Vino Nitra

Julia Kostadinova Bulgaria

Editor-in-chief of the leading wine media in Bulgaria – DiVino. Founder of the competition « The Best Bulgarian Wine of the Year »

Julien Marson Belgium

Key Account Manager Schenk Wines Benelux

Jürgen Mathäß Germany

Freelance wine writer

Kalliopi Gouollik Greece

CEO at Wine Lovers Greece

Kamil Prokeš Czech Republic

Lectuter of winemaking & sommelier at MENDEL´s University. Winner of Czech Sommelier Championchip

Katarina Ďurčanská Slovakia

Journalist – Editor at Vinič & víno

Katia Iontcheva Bulgaria

Co-author and co-editor of KA & TA Ltd Bulgarian Wine Guide

Kirk Bauer Germany

General manager at KIRKs Total Wine

Knut Schwander Switzerland

Executive Journalist at GaultMillau Suisse Romande

Kristel Balcaen Belgium

Sommelier – Consultant – Wine Writer – Educator at Wine and Words

Ksenija Matic Croatia

CEO at Event Lab Communication Agency – Certified Sommelier

Lenka Havelkova Czech Republic

Oenologist

Libor Nazarčuk Czech Republic

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

Loric Gouban France

Sales manager at Tonnellerie Doreau

Lotte Gabrovits Germany

CEO at GabrovitsL. Wine Consultings

Louise Hurren United Kingdom

Freelance Marketing Consultant – CEO at LHPR – Wine journalist

Lubomír Dvořáček Czech Republic

Oenologist – Wine taster

Lubos Barta Czech Republic

Editor in Chief GastroPress Publishing Ltd, SOMMELIER magazine

Lucie Šimonová Czech Republic

International wine taster

Ludvík Šlancar Czech Republic

Wine taster – Ludwig Winery Ltd

Luigi Salvo Italy

Wine journalist – Sommelier – Director of webzine “giornalevinocibo.com”

Luis Fernandes Portugal

Oenologist

Luis José López Paadín Spain

CEO at Paadin Eventos – Wine writer

Luma Monteiro Brazil

Wine specialist at Wineria – Berkmann Wine Cellars

Marc Barros Portugal

Journalist – Editor at Revista de Vinhos

Marco Moreira Da Silva Portugal

Journalist – Director at Jornal de Vinhos

Marco Rossi Italy

-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

Marek Babisz Czech Republic

Head Sommelier of the National Wine Centre, jury member of AWC Vienna, Vinoforum Czech republic and Muvina Prešov Slovakia

Marek Stastny Czech Republic

General Director at Chateau Valtice – Vinne sklepy Valtice, a.s.

Margarita Levieva Bulgaria

Editor in Chief Vine & Wine Association

Marie Joanna Roginska Poland

Freelance journalist – Wine consultant

Marie Thomas France

Wine expert

Marin Berovič Slovenia

Enologist – Professor at University of Ljubljana – Member of National Wine Control Jury – Journalist

Marina Karakonova Bulgaria

Freelance wine journalist

Mark De Backer Belgium

Sommelier Conseil – Writer – Wine Educator – AmpeloPlus

Markus Hungerbuhler Switzerland

Wine professional, wine writer and wine lawyer

Marta Surynova Vitkova Czech Republic

Teacher of wine production. Wine taster.

Martin Kristek Czech Republic

FIJEV member, Organiser of Cuvee Ostrava, Wine writer and founder of K.A.H.A.N. a wine and food appreciation circle

Martin Lehecka Czech Republic

Wine taster

Martin Šmíd Czech Republic

Wine sommelier – Znovín Znojmo

Martina Riel-Salvatore Czech Republic

Head of wine department at MAKRO Cash & Carry

Massimo Marchi Italy

Secretary General at Fisar Sommelier Association

Maurizio Valeriani Italy

Journalist – Editor in Chief at Vinodabere

Mi Yeun Hong South Korea

CEO at Icotrade – Wine writer – Columnist – Sommelier

Michaela Kapickova Czech Republic

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines – CEO of Ave Vinum – Moët Hennessy Czech Republic Sales Manager

Michal Setka Czech Republic

Chief Editor at Wine & Degustation Magazine – WSET Educator

Mickael Rouyer France

Director Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Mihail Druta Moldova, Republic Of

President of Sommelier Association of Republic of Moldova – Member of European Sommelier Association.

Mike Mazey Czech Republic

Wine Educator & Winemaking Consultant

Miloš Vidlář Czech Republic

Wine expert, technology adviser

Miranda Beems Netherlands

CEO at Miranda Beems Wine Project – Wine & Spirits Educator – Wine Consultant – Buyer

Mireia Bosch Pastor Andorra

Wine sommelier

Miroslav Fondrk Slovakia

Winemaker at Vinárstvo Miro Fondrk – Wine distributor

Miroslav Musil Czech Republic

Wine taster

Mojmir Baron Czech Republic

Associated professor at MENDEL University. Member of the Union of Oenologists

Mona Haugen-Kind Norway

Editor in chief at Vinhøna

Morana Petričević Croatia

CEO at MP Consulting

Nicolas Joss Switzerland

Director at Swiss Wine Promotion SA

Nicolas Mahé De Berdouaré Norway

Managing director at Vinhuset Nofra AS

Nicole Vaculik Germany

Owner at Vinesse Wine Consulting

Nuno Filipe Graça Jorge Portugal

Owenr at The Flying Cork

Olivier Pecheux Luxembourg

Sommelier

Ondrej Vesely Czech Republic

Oenologist at Vinařství Nepraš

Paola Pozzoli Italy

Wine and Spirits Event Manager – Buyer at Eataly Distribuzione Srl

Pascal Jassogne Belgium

Sommelier – Journalist at Editionsde l’Avenir – Wine Educator

Pascale Guillier Belgium

Owner at Cave Saint Jacques SPRL

Patricia Marques Portugal
Patrick Masbatin France

Wine sommelier

Paul White New Zealand

Wine & Food Journalist. CEO at Winedisclosures

Pavel Chrást Czech Republic

Wine merchant

Pavel Holub Czech Republic

Oenologist at Vinselekt Michlovský

Pavel Vyskočil Czech Republic

Oenologist – Wine taster

Pawel Gasiorek Poland

Publisher of Czas Wina Magazine – President of Dom Wina

Peter De Leeuw Belgium

Managing director at Kaapwijn Import De Leeuw

Peter Schleimer Austria

Editor in Chief at Vinaria

Petr Čech Czech Republic

Oenologist – Wine taster

Petr Hloušek Czech Republic

Oenologist – Wine taster – Vino S. Stavek

Petr Ptacek Czech Republic

Oenologist – Nove Vinarstvi

Petra Pokorná Czech Republic

Sommelier, sales manager at www.vinotrh.cz

Pierre Thomas Switzerland

Journalist – Editor in Chief at www.thomasvino.ch

Pietro Palma Italy

Wine Sommelier – Wine Consultant – Teacher – CEO at To Wine srl – Wine Hub

Radana Vítková Czech Republic

Owner and Editor in Chief at Wine & Style Magazine

Ralf Kaiser Germany

Blogger, Wine Writer, Photographer

Ramon Roset Morera Spain

Journalist – CEO of webzine Vadevi.cat

Richard Polkoráb Slovakia

Oenologist, winemaker at Villa Vino Rača

Roberto Zironi Italy

Oenology teacher at Università di Udine

Rocco Lettieri Italy

Italy / Switzerland cross-border freelance journalist.
Author of books on Italian regional bread and cheese from Canton Ticino / Switzerland.

Roman Novotny Czech Republic

Co-owner and head sommelier at wine bar Bokova Ambiente

Samuel Grančič Slovakia

Winemaker at Dubovský a Grančič s.r.o.

Sasa Spiranec Croatia

Wine writer – Wine judge – Wine consultant. Founder of Vinart

Sérgio Antunes Portugal

Sommelier – Wine Consultant at Wine Man

Sergiu Nedelea Romania

Sommelier – Wine Journalist – Educator – CEO of Eques de Vino O.E.V.E.

Serhat Narsap Turkey

Director at Sonvino ltd

Sharon Nagel United Kingdom

Freelance journalist – Translator

Siniša Lasan Croatia

Beverage Director & Head Sommelier at Rixos Premium Dubrovnik

Sophie Frechède France

Wine communicant

Stanislav Skrobak Czech Republic

Oenologist at Vinařství Škrobák

Stasa Bizjak Slovenia

Journalist – Editor in chief at The Third Wine

Stefaan Van Den Abeele Belgium

Wine and Dine Consultancy – Wine broker – Educator of Bordeaux Wine School and Patended Supplier of the Court of Belgium

Stephane Liégeois Belgium

Manager at International Wines Brokers S.P.R.L.

Stéphane Perrin Portugal

Oenologist – Managing Partner at IVIN Lda Wine Distribution

Sylvie Reboul France

Chief Editor at Le Vigneron des Côtes du Rhône

Thierry Cowez Chile

Brewer – Oenologist – R&D Manager at Mis SA

Thierry Heins Belgium

Director of Spirits Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles

Thomas Brandl Germany

Communication Manager and owner of xenos-comm PR Agency

Tibor Nyitray Czech Republic

President of Czech Grapes and Wine Producers Association

Tibor Vittek Slovakia

Editor in chief at Vinko.sk and Vinoteka Magazine

Tomas Bruha Czech Republic

Sommelier

Tomáš Šajgal Slovakia

Sommelier, Weinakademier Rust

Valentina Vercelli Italy

Journalist at La Cucina Italiana

Valeria Zeferino Portugal

Wine journalist at Vinho Grandes Escolhas

Velichka Galabova Bulgaria

CEO Bulgarian Wine Academy Ltd. – CEO Aurika Ltd. – Wine consultant – Journalist at Divino Wine Magazine

Venia Roufas Greece

Phd oenology – Sommelier – Owner at Vinetum

Vincenzo Liccardi Italy

President of FIMAR – Federazione Italiana Manager Ristoranti

Vincenzo Scivetti Italy

ONAV Puglia Ambassador, PR & Marketing consultant in wine and spirits fields. Teacher.

Vladimír Hipper Czech Republic

Inernational wine taster – DipWSET

Vladimír Turčan Slovakia

Oenologist, winemaker at Angel wines

Vladimíra Mrázová Czech Republic

Wine marketing expert – Wine taster

Walter Richard Eberenz Germany

Chief Editor at Der Badische Winzer

Walter Stassi Italy

Director at Beverage Department – Pam

Wojciech Bosak Poland

Managing Director at Podkarpacka Akademia Wina – Teacher

Wojciech Gogolinski Poland

Senior Editor at Czas Wina

Zbyněk Kopecek Czech Republic

CEO of Vinařský dům Kopeček s.r.o. – Wine journalist – Wine sommelier

Zoltan Nagy Spain

Wine writer – Wine And Cavas