Sunday, May 11, 2014

Welcome, James Galtieri!

One of the most respected U.S. wine importers and distributors, James Galtieri, has agreed to join Algodon's Advisory Board as Senior Wine Advisor.  James is a founding partner and former President/CEO of Pasternak Wine Imports, a renowned national wine importer and distributor, founded in 1988 in partnership with Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite).  He currently maintains an advisory role to Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite), and he is the current President/CEO at Seaview Imports LLC., a national wine importer (based in New York) covering the U.S. market with high-quality, exclusive wine brands of notable repute.  James has considerable background and experience in wine knowledge and wine market dynamics, and he is specialized in corporate management in the Wine & Spirit Industry. 

We welcome his valued partnership in the development, marketing and sales initiatives for Algodon Wines, both domestically and internationally, and we feel confident that with his experience, he can be a great partner, and can help Algodon to grow in the right direction.  Click here to read our official press release.  A big thanks to Anthony Foster, Master of Wine and Senior Wine Advisor to Algodon Wine Estates, for making the initial introduction. 

Here's a little more information on James, when he was profiled with his partners at Pasternak Wine Imports a few years ago:  Click here to read Beverage Media Group's article "Mid-Size Mastery".

Welcome, James!

- Scott Mathis