NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rocco Lombardo, newly-elected President of Frederick Wildman and Sons is proud to announce the most recent internal promotion. Texas-based Tim Daffin, has been named AVP - Southern Division Manager, effective August 1st, in view of the continued and steady development in his region and success in the company.
"After eighteen months of directly looking after the Southern Division," commented Mr. Lombardo, "I feel it’s now the appropriate time to officially pass on the reins to Tim Daffin." Rocco continued to say, “Wildman’s relationships with the Distributor Management at all levels in the division’s largest markets, Florida and Texas, are strong and will continue to be with Tim at the helm.”
Daffin has been with Wildman since June 1st, 2010. In his previous position as South Central Regional Manager, Tim had responsibility for both the National Brands and Fine Wine Division in Texas and Louisiana. During his tenure the depletions in his Region have more than doubled. After completing four successful years at the Company, Tim has the respect and relationships with our Management team and Winery Partners. His experience is vast and includes Gallo training in Florida and five years as the Area Manager for William Grant & Sons in Texas and Louisiana.
“This last exceptional promotion has been implemented in recognition of the contribution Tim has made to the success of the company,” said Rocco. “Moving forward continues to be of paramount importance for the continued success for Frederick Wildman and Sons, a Company positioned strategically to meet the forefront of change.”
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Importers of fine wines and spirits since 1934 Frederick Wildman and Sons, Ltd., is committed to excellence. The familiar Wildman oval found on every bottle sold is recognized around the world as a symbol of quality assurance. The company has become what Frederick Wildman's Past President and CEO Richard Cacciato called "the biggest little wine company in America."
Frederick Wildman and Sons, ltd., portfolio of brands includes: ITALY: Abbona, Ca’ Bianca, Ca’ Donini, Castello Monaci, Cavicchioli, Conti Formentini, Fattoria dei Barbi, Folonari, La Scolca, Lamberti, Le Chiuse, Le Ragose, Marchesi di Barolo, Melini, Nino Negri, Pellegrino, Tenuta Rapitala, Re Manfredi, Santi; FRANCE: Champagne Pol Roger, Chateau Fuisse/Vincent Selections, Chateau La Lagune, Chateau St. Sulpice, Armand Rousseau, Christian Moreau Pere et Fils, Domaine Faiveley, Jacques Prieur, Marc Roman, Olivier Leflaive, Hugel et Fils, Pascal Jolivet, Paul Jaboulet Aine, Hecht & Bannier, Stephane Aviron,; ARGENTINA: Astica, Luigi Bosca, Finca La Linda, Michel Torino, Cuma, ; SPAIN: El Coto de Rioja, Baron de Ley, Castro Martin, Museum, Maximo; GERMANY: Egon Muller/Chateau Bela, Wittmann; AUSTRIA: Grooner; Fritsch; NEW ZEALAND: Glazebrook; PORTUGAL: Churchill’s and Churchill Estate; SPIRITS: Chartreuse, Edinburgh Gin, Pig’s Nose, Sheep Dip, Vertical Vodka.