She lives in Ovar where she is also a very successful lawyer. She is stubborn, persistent, dedicated to what she does and has an amazing energy, taking everything by storm. But she has another feature so typical of her: she is extremely friendly and polite, always ready to help and has the ability to get along with everyone around her, making new friends quite easily. Married with two daughters, she is short in stature and still has a girlish face, always with a broad, infectious smile and she is a lot of fun.

Catherine Cruchon : a young gun passionate about wine!

In Valparaíso Casablanca Valley there are many women who stand out in the field of wine tourism and wine service. The story of Andrea Rebolledo, Tourism Manager of Tapihue Wines is a great reference, how to customize the service and detect empathy as the best tool to give tourists an unforgettable experience

Come to Bordeaux and meet the young generation of wine makers and vineyard owners who are making changes in Bordeaux and are keen to meet their clients face to face.

Given that 95% of Napa Valley’s wineries are family owned and nearly 80% make less than 10,000 cases of wine per year, most wineries can be described as small, artisan producers. Get to know second generation vintner, Ryan Hill of Hill Family Estates and his perspetive on the family business.

A winegrower’s job is old-fashioned? As if! Mainz and Rheinhessen prove the opposite! The region boasts with a lot of talented young winemakers who have decided to dedicate themselves to wine with conviction and passion.

There are many foreigners in Mendoza who have orbited into Argentina’s wine capital for a change of lifestyle and to start working in wine — sometimes as a wine producer, sometimes as a sommelier and sometimes as a hotelier catering to the growing number of wine tourists that visit Mendoza each year.


He has a degree in computer science and management, but also in oenology, out of passion. He owned several companies linked to financial software and call centres, all of which were very successful. He was, therefore, a very successful businessman, originally from Aveiro, residing in Lisbon.

Starting a new career in wine after studying for an unrelated degree has proven valuable to two young members of the Rioja community:  Marta Ortiz-Arce Vizcarro and Alex Las Heras.

Born and raised in Westhofen, a small village in Rheinhessen, Katharina Wechsler made it to no less a place than the German capital Berlin. As a television editor, Katharina experienced the creative world of television at close quarters. At some point, however, her roots seemed to call for her, for she found her way back to the vineyards in which she had grown up and to the centuries-old family tradition of wine.