News Mercoledi 11 Marzo 2015

#HireMeVinitaly: Export Manager? Brand Ambassador?

we will select them at Vinitaly - Speed Date: 25 March 9.30

di Agnese Ceschi

Competent human resources are nowadays the real strategic factor for developing the wine business on international markets.
Export manager, brand ambassador, experts in international marketing are now essential for companies committed to conquer the world market.

The largest wine export development in recent years has caused an inevitable increase in the need for adequate human resources for the development of internationalization. Therefore, research and selection of human resources have become today one of the most strategic for the Italian wine industry.

Vinitaly International (increasingly committed to the promotion of Italian wine on foreign markets), in collaboration with Wine Meridian (the online magazine specialized in the development of wine companies in the international markets) and Skills network (Recruiting company of managerial profiles) launched #HireMeVinitaly, the first speed dating event that will give opportunity to wineries to meet, through scheduled appointments, specialized professionals in the international markets (export and brand manager).

"For Wine Meridian the theme of competent human resources specialized in internationalization is a vital key to the success of our Made in Italy" said Fabio Piccoli, editorial director of Wine Meridian. " Our magazine wants to be an always opened gate between businesses and professionals. "Vinitaly International thus adds another important asset in its already rich fair offer: thanks to #HireMeVinitaly we will in fact support companies of Italian wine in the selection of suitable professionals for the development of their wine business.

"The challenge - declare the experts of Skills to Network - is to make possible the meeting between the companies of the wine industry with professionals also from other sectors but able to bring the freshness of new approaches and new strategies of expansion".
The organizers have decided to adopt a very fast and dynamic format as the Speed Date "that offers the possibility to create a large amount of fast contacts between managers and companies. Five minutes for the candidates to present their PLUS and five minutes for the company to present its needs and projects".
Time will tell!