Harvest Seminar Femmes Du VinRemote
https://www.femmesduvin.org/ will be hosting a very informative Fall Harvest Seminar with these incredible women. The Many Faces of Tempranillo on Nov 10 @ 2pm EST. Visit https://www.femmesduvin.org/ for more details! Link in BIO. Meet the panelists and moderator now!
Ana Fabiano, Advocacy Ambassador for DOCa Rioja
Ana Fabiano is currently the Brand Ambassador and Senior Trade advisor for the DOCa Rioja. She was the first American hired by the Embassy of Spain’s Commercial Office and became one of the three founders of Wines from Spain. In 2007, she earned a Mastery Certification in the Castilian language, a credential that allowed her to research and write the award-winning book, The Wine Region of Rioja that released in 2012. The second edition released in 2017.
Cristina Gutiérrez Ruiz, Export Manager, Bodegas Viña Ijalba
Cristina Gutiérrez Ruiz is a third generation family member of Bodegas Ijalba. She is a native of Logroño, the capital of the province of La Rioja,. Cristina works in the Rioja winery first as a marketer and since 2014 as an Export Manager. Canada is a top export market for Bodegas Ijalba.
Irene Perez Gutiérrez, Winemaker, Campo Viejo Winery
Irene Gutiérrez was born in Logroño and was raised in La Rioja. In early 2016, she began working at the Campo Viejo winery, where she works alongside Clara Canals and under the direction of Elena Adell. With a technical profile marked by her degree in Pharmacy and her studies in Oenology, the experience and intuition acquired over the last few years make her a fundamental member of the Campo Viejo winemaking team.
Jacky Blisson, MW, FdV Director of Mentorship
Jacky Blisson MW is an independent wine educator, writer, and consultant with over two decades of experience in all facets of the global wine trade. She is the first Master of Wine in Québec and one of only ten across Canada.