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Video of Wine Talks British Business with Abi Wright founder Spabreaks.com

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Video of Wine Talks British Business with Abi Wright founder Spabreaks.com

In this video of Wine Talks British Business  we chat with Abi Wright, who is a key influencer in the spa industry. in 2008, Abi launched the dynamic spa marketing and booking platform Spabreaks.com.  Spabreaks.com was originally a startup and the company quickly become the market leader. Abi explains that the key to her success has been the people that she has chosen to surround herself with and a strict determination to open up the spa industry to anyone. Abi talks about how she embraces a modern approach to running a business, a mindset that developed in part from her own experiences...

Video of Wine Talks British Business with Richard Brazier from Ancient and Modern wines

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Video of Wine Talks British Business with Richard Brazier from Ancient and Modern wines

This video of the Wine Talks British Business podcast is with Richard Brazier who is the owner of Ancient and Modern wines. Richard  founded the specialist wine company many years ago after having an extensive career working for the finest wine companies in London. These specialist wine companies have included Bedford Fine Wines, Les Amis du vin and La Reserve.  In this Wine Talks British Business podcast episode Richard recalls many stories from his days working at the various wine shops in central London, where, amongst  his regular customers he also had many celebrities  that came to the store for...

Video of Wine Talks British Business with Adam Raphael

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Video of Wine Talks British Business with Adam Raphael

This video of the Wine Talks British Business podcast is with Adam Raphael the former BBC Newsnight presenter and famed journalist. Adam is now the owner, publisher and editor of The Good Hotel Guide. Adam Raphael is currently a regular guest on BBC World’s Dateline programme. In his newspaper career, Adam has been a foreign correspondent for The Guardian (Washington, New York and Cape Town), political editor and executive editor of The Observer (1976-93), and home affairs editor of The Economist (1994-2004). He has won several awards for his journalism including Journalist of the Year (British Press Awards 1973) and...

Video of Wine Talks British Business with Chris Foss

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Video of Wine Talks British Business with Chris Foss

This video is of the  Wine Talks British Business podcast features Chris Foss who is the Curriculum Manager at Plumpton Wine college. Chris Foss started his wine career early on working in Bordeaux, France. Whilst Chris was in the Bordeaux area he managed the family vineyard which was in the Entre-Deux-Mers.  Whilst in the area he also worked in many other vineyards and wineries. Theses included Sauternes (Chateau d’Yquem) and also Saint Emilion. He became Winemaker for the GFA Leclerc vineyard group too.  Chris moved to Plumpton College in England to launch their wine programme in 1988. Chris's main area of expertise is...

Video of Wine Talks British Business with John Apthorp CBE | The English Wine Collection

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Video of Wine Talks British Business with John Apthorp CBE | The English Wine Collection

This recording has been taken from the podcast series 'Wine Talks British Business' and converted to video. These recordings are a series of interviews with industry leaders and experts on their careers and thoughts for the future.  Not just wine, this is a chance to learn and discover more about some of Englands most successful business leaders.