Monday, September 7, 2015

Nineteen (19) Pass the Masters of Wine Exam by Philip S. Kampe

Our leader at The Wine Hub, Luiz Alberto, is a candidate for the Master of Wine program. It is a long journey, often taking up to 5 years to achieve the goal. The failure rate, by most indications is above 90%.

Today, September 8th, results were announced for all of those who were involved in the program. The list of Accredited Master of Wines Certificates that were issued today for candidates from around the world.

The 19 new MW's include 11 women and 8 men, who hail from 10 countries.

They are:
Mollie Battenhouse. USA
Tania Vikuna  Finland
Marcus Ansems.  Canada
Richard Hemming. UK
Yiannis Karakasis.  Greece
Konstantin Baum  Germany
Yang Tan  Singapore
Rebecca Gibb   New Zealand
Romana Echenspergen. Germany
Sarah Knowles  UK
Lynne Cole   Ireland
Eugene Miynczyk   Canada
Dawn Davies   UK
Wendy Cameron   Australia
Kenichi Ohashi   Japan
Emma Symington. UK
Janek Schumann   Germany
Victoria Burt   UK

The Wine Hub wishes the new inductees Congratulatoions on your achievement.

Philip S. Kampe

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