AGM and Christmas Dinner
Date: Thursday 29 November
1630 – Refreshments
1700 – AGM
1845 – Pre dinner drinks
1930 – 3 course dinner
2130 – After dinner speaker
Venue: St Marys Football Stadium, Southampton
Cost: AGM only – free for members
Dinner: £35.00 inc three course seasonal dinner with coffee
After dinner speaker: David Parkinson, CEO of Wines GB
David, a local man grew up in the brewing industry, David’s career has spanned the wine trade, advertising and local government. For 10 years he worked in wine production, sales and marketing mainly in France, Spain and USA, after which he switched career to spend the next 18 years in consumer and business-to-business advertising. Since 2007 he has been closely involved in local and central government projects, which has included being leader of a District Council.
David relishes the opportunity to ensure that the British wine industry continues to prosper. WineGB the President of which is HRH Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, aims to promote the English and Welsh Wine industry and to represent wine growing and wine sales issues with government, local government, tourist organisations, trade associations and internationally.
David will provide an entertaining insight into the industry and outlook for the future of British wine.
If you are interested in attending please contact Nicola Jennings at firstname.lastname@example.org
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