I’m honored to share the news that I have been appointed Vice President of FIJEV / International Federation of Wine and Spirits Journalists and Writers – Paris, commencing immediately.
I appreciate this opportunity to contribute to the organization and look forward to utilizing my skills and knowledge to lead FIJEV into the future.
I also look forward to working closely with Wolfgang Junglas, President, Sol Gradman, Vice-President, Anne Meglioli, Secretaire Generale, and Frederic Gautier, Tresorier.
The International Federation of Wine and Spirit Journalist and Writers/Fédération Internationale des Journalistes et Écrivains des Vins et Spiritueux (FIJEV) is a French non-profit federation created in 1987 and based in Paris. FIJEV has got over 200 members in over 60 countries.
Its goal is to promote contacts between wine and spirits journalists and writers all over the world and to defend their profession. Beyond providing an international press card, aims at helping its members to establish contacts to editors, newspapers and magazines in other countries; assure the recognition of its members by the producers, publishers, public relations’ organizations and all members of the trade; create contacts between organizations of the wine and spirit business organizing press presentation (events, tours) and its journalist members; defend its journalist members and the freedom of the press; respect of a common code of ethics.