MONTREAL, April 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Moët Hennessy is pleased to announce the appointment of de Calonne as the new Managing Director of Moët Hennessy Canada.
Alexis de Calonne joins Moët Hennessy Canada from the United Kingdom bringing with him 14 years of industry knowledge and leadership experience from the European market. De Calonne stepped into his new role at the beginning of this year and brings leading-edge expertise in developing innovative channel sales strategies.
"We are excited to have Alexis join the North American team as Managing Director for Canada. Alexis brings a vast understanding of the Moët Hennessy portfolio and proven results to a thriving market," comments Jim Clerkin, President & CEO, Moët Hennessy North America.
"We are delighted to continue our eleven-year partnership in growing the luxury Moët Hennessy portfolio brands and look forward to the enthusiasm Alexis will bring to Canada and the Charton Hobbs Moet Hennessy team," comments Duncan R. Hobbs, President, Charton Hobbs Inc.
"I am honored to be in Canada working with the talented Charton Hobbs Moët Hennessy Canadian team," remarks de Calonne "Canada is a dynamic market that offers growing potential, and I look forward to the challenge of optimizing our brands here." Charton Hobbs across Canada distributes Moët Hennessy's portfolio of wines and spirits.
About Moët Hennessy
Moët Hennessy is the wine and spirits division of LVMH, the world's leading luxury products group. Moët Hennessy, the largest luxury wine and spirits company in the world, encompasses the following prestigious brands internationally renowned for the excellent quality of their craftsmanship and their products: Hennessy, Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Dom Pérignon, Ruinart, Krug, Belvedere, Chandon, Glenmorangie, Ardbeg and fine wines, including Château d'Yquem, Cape Mentelle, Cloudy Bay, Newton, Numanthia, Termanthia, Terrazas de los Andes and Cheval des Andes.
About Charton Hobbs Inc.
Charton Hobbs Inc. is one of Canada's oldest premier national wine and spirits agencies. As a four-generation family company with over 91 years in operation, the company maintains offices in seven major markets across the country and employs more than 240 full-time staff. For additional information about Charton Hobbs Inc.
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