SCHEDULE & EVENT DETAILS
May 27th, 2013 @ Seoul – Classic 7, Marriott Hotel
May 29th, 2013 @ Shanghai – Rose Ballroom, Peninsula Shanghai
May 31st, 2013 @ Guangzhou – Grand Ballroom, Four Seasons Guangzhou
Exclusive Premium Wine Tasting…
The event will be an invitation only walk-around tasting with 19 wineries represented by their winemakers and/or owners serving approximately 40 different wines. During the tastings in Guangzhou and Shanghai, the final round of GPE Wine Ambassador contest will be held.
WINE AMBASSADOR CONTEST DETAILS
The first part of the contest requires applicants to write a short essay with the topic: “How can top Spanish wineries best promote their wines in a major city in China?” Contestants may choose Shanghai, Guangzhou or any city in which they reside. Three finalists will then be chosen from the applicants to compete in the second part of the contest during the Asia tour in either Shanghai (May 29th) or Guangzhou (May 31st). The final contest will consist of a Blind Tasting Challenge and a Q & A Session, which will be conducted and judged by Jeannie Cho Lee MW and representatives from the Grandes Pagos de Espana.
How to Apply…
Applicants are required to submit a short essay with no more than 1,000 words in English (preferred option), or 800 words in Chinese, on the topic:
How can top Spanish wines best promote their wines in a major city in China?
The essay should conform to the specific format requirements below. Any other format may risk disqualification.
1. Times New Roman, 12pt, 1.5 line spacing, 2” margin on all sides
2. All sources must be properly cited according to Harvard APA referencing system
3. Appendix is not counted as part of the word count. The maximum word count must not exceed 1000 words in English or 800 words in Chinese.
4. Plagiarism is strictly prohibited and any work that has been plagiarized will be immediately disqualified The essay may either be submitted electronically to [email protected], or mailed to Asian Palate, Suite 4A&B, 3/F, Lucky Commercial Centre, 103 Des Voeux Road West, Hong Kong. Please include your full name, telephone number, mailing address and email address in the submission. Acknowledgment of receipt will be sent in return to the applicant via email.
Benefits and Prizes…
1. The winner will be entitled to a complimentary 7-day trip to Spain. During the trip, the Wine Ambassador will visit selected wineries of Grandes Pagos de Espana and have strong exposure to their wines. All travel, accommodation and meals expenses will be covered by GPE.
2. The winner will receive 24 bottles of wine, one from each member winery.
3. The winner will receive an official certificate issued by GPE presented by Jeannie Cho Lee MW
***The 7-day trip is wholly sponsored by Grandes Pagos de Espana. The sponsor reserves the right to varying the details and arrangements of the trip.
1. Applicants must be legal drinking age in his/her residing country
2. Applicants are expected to demonstrate love and passion for Spanish wines and a thorough understanding of the current marketing advantages and issues of Spanish wines in his/her residing country and region
3. Applicants must be familiar with and a wide knowledge of Chinese social media
4. Applicants must sign a provisional agreement to conform to the list of duties stipulated above after the application has been approved
5. Professional wine experience and qualifications are preferred but not required
Duties of GPE’s Wine Ambassador…
The Wine Ambassador is expected to fulfill the following duties:
1. Appearances at wine events organised by importers and members of Grandes Pagos de Espana when available.
2. Active maintenance of various social media channels (minimum requirement: Weibo; at least 3 posts per week, including a video of the 7-day wine trip to Spain).
3. Participants must confirm their availability to take part in the final contest if chosen as a finalist. Failure to do so constitutes forfeiture of their rights to continue to compete.
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2013 그란데스 파고스 데 에스파냐 (GRANDES PAGOS DE ESPANA) 아시아 와인 투어 행사 안내
그란데스 파고스 데 에스파냐 (Grandes Pagos de Espana, 이하 GPE)는 2003년 스페인의 독특한 포도 산지와 특유의 와인을 전세계에 알리고자 뜻을 같이 한 몇몇 개인 와이너리 소유주들에 의해 시작되었습니다.
GPE의 이번 2013 아시아 와인 투어는 스페인산 와인을 서울과 중국 상하이와 광저우에 알리는데 큰 역할을 하게 될 것입니다.
이번 아시아 투어 기간 동안 GPE는 상하이와 광저우 각 지역을 담당하게 될 와인 홍보대사를 선정할 예정입니다.
와인 투어 일정…
2013년 5월 27일 : 서울 – JW 메리어트 호텔 서울, 클래식 7
2013년 5월 29일 : 상하이 – 페닌술라 상하이, 로즈 볼룸
2013년 5월 31일 : 광저우 – 포 시즌 광저우, 그랜드 볼룸
단독 프리미엄 와인 시음회…
이번 행사는 초청자에 한해 참가할 수 있으며 19개의 와이너리 부스 방문을 통해 40 종류의 와인을 시음하실 수 있습니다.
상하이와 광저우 시음회 기간에는 각 도시의 GPE 와인 홍보대사를 선정하는 결선이 진행될 예정입니다.