Valerie Gerard-Matsuura

Valerie Gerard-Matsuura

With 20 years of experience as a multicultural marketer, Valerie has a knack for developing big-picture strategies to expand distribution and notoriety for international clients on the U.S. market. As Vice President of Operations for Sopexa U.S.A. she works with collective organizations representing European wine and food regions and appellations, planning integrated programs that promote […]

Cheryl Durzy

Cheryl Murphy Durzy managed wholesale sales for her family’s 80,000 case winery, Clos LaChance, for over 17 years. In June 2016, she started LibDib, the first alcohol distributor and technology company to offer a three-tier compliant web-based platform. Cheryl has a full understanding of the industry and issues regarding alcohol distribution in U.S. She is […]

John Beaudette

John Beaudette

John Beaudette has been active in the beverage alcohol industry for over 35 years. Since 1995, Mr. Beaudette has been President of MHW Ltd., a national beverage alcohol import, distribution, and service company located in Manhasset, New York. MHW provides US import and distribution services to wineries, breweries, and distilleries throughout the world. From 1985 […]