ANDY ABRAMSON – CEO – Comunicano – USA
Andy Abramson crosses the worlds of technology, marketing and wine. As the United States Ambassador to the Grenache Association, he spearheads efforts in the USA bringing awareness of the Grenache grape to wine loving public. As CEO of Comunicano Andy brings early stage companies to the forefront through story building, positioning and value creation. Since 2000, the company has 43 exits under his belt.
When Andy’s not actively promoting Grenache, he can be found enjoying his passion at the world’s finest wine dining establishments and wineries, while running his audience engagement based value creation communications agency, Comunicano from just about anywhere there’s a glass, vineyard or winery.
An avid wine collector since 1985, the 57 year-old now Los Angeles resident, has been writing about wine since almost his first taste. He produces wine with Doug Margerum of the Margerum Wine Company. In 2012, Andy was the first Californian to be “Knighted” by the Chevalier du Commanderie in Faugeres, France for his long commitment to exposing the Languedoc and Roussillon.