10 of the best jobs in drinks and how to get them

Event organiser

Name: Hannah Tovey, head of London Wine Fair

What route did you take to your current role? 

A French degree with a year in Bordeaux, various commercial roles on UK wine magazines, publisher and show director – Imbibe, then managing director The Wine Gang.

What’s an average day look like? 

A combination of external client meetings, in-house meetings with sales, ops and marketing teams, visiting competitor events or attending clients’ events, proofing and/or approving copy.

What’s the best thing about your job? 

The subject matter. Plus I love all the opportunities to be creative and find solutions to problems.

And the worst? 

The ever-looming, unmovable deadline.

What’s your best piece of advice to someone looking to land your job? 

I’m not sure it would be prudent to offer this advice. I could put myself out of a job!

3 Responses to “10 of the best jobs in drinks and how to get them”

  1. Esther says:

    Am a very good marker in advertising product have work with so many company and am happy I made them proud of me.

  2. Chris hanssen says:

    I think selling wine is the best job in wine! If you do well you get wined and dined by all the wine makers and you can shape the future of wineries and areas by pushing them more.

  3. Love to have more knowledge about South African wines

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