The presentation of the first nominees applied for the participation in the Wine Travel Awards (WTA), organized by Drinks+ Communication Media Group, took place at the professional forum Wine&Spirits Ukraine on November 2-4.
The Wine&Spirits Ukraine provided the platform for the presentation of the first nominees of the Wine Travel Awards, annual awards of a new format in the field of wine tourism.
Together with Olga Pinevich-Todoriuk, a Chief-Editor of Drinks+ Communication Media Group, an experienced journalist specialized in the wine industry and a wine judge of such reputable international competitions as Mundus Vini and Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, Veronika Busel, a WTA managing partner, introduced first WTA nominees, partners and sponsors. Veronika Busel is a wine marketing specialist, and a wine journalist, she graduated from the ISVV, Université de Bordeaux, and got the WSET LEVEL 3 and the diploma in Spanish wines Consejo Regulador de La Rioja.
Earlier, Veronika has already presented the WTA project in Porto and Verona within the framework of international B2B events, such as Vinitaly Special Edition and wine2wine business forum, which brought together the most reputable trendsetters in the industry.
Among the introduced nominees, there were wine influencers, ambassadors, guides, and journalists, brands, large-scale events and education establishments in the wine industry, museums, and wineries all over the world. The products of the WTA nominees were presented at the round tastings and the stand of Drinks+.
The WTA nominations provide a wide range of categories for all types of businesses, projects, and experts of the world of wine.
The professional audience of the Wine&Spirits Ukraine included foreign producers, who discover the Ukrainian market, coming from Armenia, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria, Lithuania and Georgia, wineries from Spain, Argentina, the USA, and many other countries, as well as importers, restaurateurs, and sommeliers.