Welcome to Episode 1699 on Italian Wine Podcast, Masterclass US Wine Market With Juliana Colangelo. Today, she will be interviewing Fabrizio Germano
More about today’s guests
From Alba, Fabrizio Germano cultivated a passion for wine early on, attaining the Associazione Italiana Sommelier titles of Sommelier and Wine-Tasting Expert. After studying Trade and Economics, Fabrizio embarked on a two-decade journey in European fashion leadership, with pivotal roles in Supply Chain and Operations for groups like Miroglio Group in France.
In 2015 he joined the prestigious Eataly Group in the US, acquiring significant experience in the food and hospitality industries. Fabrizio’s trajectory continued as General Manager at the iconic NYC Downtown store, then ascending to oversee all Eataly stores across North America. He served as Director of Indirect Procurement and Facilities, contributing to its seamless operation and strategic growth. In 2023, Fabrizio joined Millesima USA, the American branch of Bordeaux-based Millesima SA, as General Manager, where he is managing the e-commerce and retail operations of the leading fine wine retailer with enthusiasm and dedication.
More about Juliana Colangelo:
Juliana Colangelo is a Vice President at Colangelo & Partners, the leading wine and spirits communications agency in the U.S. Juliana joined Colangelo & Partners in 2013 with previous experience in events, hospitality, and nonprofit development. During her tenure at C&P, Juliana has led the development of the California office, growing the agency’s domestic presence to a dedicated office of 13 people with representation of leading wine companies such as Jackson Family Wines, Far Niente, Charles Krug Winery, Foley Family Wines and more. Juliana has completed her WSET Level 3 and her eMBA in Wine Business with Sonoma State University, allowing her to bring a strategic and sales-oriented approach to communications strategy for the agency. In 2021, Juliana was named one of PR News’ Top Women in PR in the “Rising Stars” category. In 2022 Juliana became a Vinitaly International Academy Italian Wine Ambassador.
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