WINE WISE 
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MEGAN WIIG, FOUNDER- WINE WISE CONSULTING

information@winewiseconsulting.com

MEGAN WIIG, Founder
SKILLS: Fluent in French, German. Travel Spanish and Italian.
TITLES: OIV MASTER, CSW, FWS
AUTHOR: FRENCH WINE ACADEMY COURSES 
POSTCARDS FROM FRANCE (HARPER COLLINS, 1996)
EDUCATION
UNDERGRAD: NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
UNIVERSIT DE FRIBOURG
GRADUATE: UNIVERSIT DE PARIS X
O.I.V. MASTERS IN WINE BUSINESS
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This intergovernmental organization offers an itinerant graduate program in marketing, management and economics of global wine and spirits industries. 

Megan's strong academic record, obvious interest in international wine cultures and fluency in French and German were acknowledged by the director, and resulted in an invitation to attend the nearly two-year-long program the following year. 

For the first 10 months of the program, she and her classmates attended tailored university courses and visited thousands of wineries in literally every nook and cranny of Europe as well as major UK and Scandinavian wine markets.

Over the next months, Megan and her class left Europe to study and visit wineries in South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and California.

Megan conducted her internship at Terlato Wines International in the Marketing Department, and was then hired on full time to author the website's "Exploring Wine" section as well as numerous other responsibilites.

WINE REGIONS VISITED: 150+
WINE UNIVERSITIES ATTENDED: 20
WINES TASTED: 8,924 AND COUNTING!

ALL MAJOR REGIONS VISITED IN FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, PORTUGAL, GREECE, AUSTRIA, SWITZERLAND, GERMANY,  HUNGARY, BULGARIA,
SOUTH AFRICA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, and of course USA!

Megan was called to speak internationally at numerous prestigious wine consortiums and universities such as Davis University, National Wine Center of Australia, and Victoria Food and Wine Tourism Council.