and New York aimed at millennials and acquired outright The Whisky Extravaganza, a series of 10 whisky events across the
I would also like to reiterate my comments from the email I sent before the Christmas break, I understand
reflecting as I thought about what
US which makes us now that organiser of the largest number of whisky events in the US and
that change can create uncertainty and I would like to thank you for your efforts this year. I hope you all had a good break over the holidays and
to say in these
“I would like to thank you all for your efforts this year in what has been a time of immense change.”
introductory remarks that my words last time were written, and read, as a coda to the year, a review of a remarkable period, but that was early July, and our pace of expansion didn’t stop, probably didn’t even really pause. Since July we have added the Moniker Art Fair in London, ably steered by Tina Ziegler who features elsewhere in this newsletter, agreed a partnership with Wine Riot, a series of 6 wine tasting events in Boston, Chicago
the UK. This all
means that in turnover terms our rate of growth in the last 12 months will be closer to tripling rather than doubling which is quite astonishing, but not without its challenges which I’d like to assure you is recognised.
took the opportunity to draw breath as 2017 is looking as exciting as 2016.
Welcome to the Winter edition of the group newsletter! Thank you to those who commented on the last newsletter and to those who suggested alternative names - details on how you can vote are below.
In this issue we meet Tina Director and Curator of the Moniker Art Fair and the Founder and Director of The Art Conference which launched in July 2016., we hear all about the ECOC Exhibition and we get to know the IWSC team based in Dunsfold.
Allen Gibbons, Group CEO
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