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Leading Wine and Spirits Importer Welcomes New CFO

November 13, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--Frederick Wildman and Sons, leading importers of the world’s finest wines and spirits, has hired Zaarath Prokop as its new Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Prokop brings a decade of direct industry experience to her role, having served as director of revenue management at William Grant & Sons, finance director for Disaronno USA and in several commercial finance positions with Remy Cointreau USA.

At Frederick Wildman, Ms. Prokop will utilize her strong track record in commercial management and business transformation to help build long-term sustainable growth and value across the company’s portfolio. Prokop is a proud member of Women of the Vines and Spirits and a veteran of the U.S. Army, First Calvary Division. She has held multiple professional finance roles before joining the wine and spirits industry, including with Fortune 500 brand Ford Motor Company.

“Frederick Wildman is at an exciting time in its history, and we are pleased to have someone of Zaarath’s caliber join our dynamic leadership team,” said Marc Hirten, President and COO. “Zaarath’s deep financial expertise – specifically with organizations experiencing a significant growth horizon – is well suited to support our aggressive business goals.”

About Frederick Wildman

Frederick Wildman and Sons is a New York based fine wine importer offering the leading properties from France, Italy, Spain, Argentina and other regions. The portfolio includes more than 50 brands, including: Pol Roger, Château Fuissé, J.J. Vincent, Chartreuse, Domaine Faiveley, Hecht & Bannier, Famille Hugel, Olivier Leflaive, Pascal Jolivet, and the fine wines of Gruppo Italiano Vini.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER CONSUMER RETAIL COMMUNICATIONS FOOD/BEVERAGE PUBLIC RELATIONS/INVESTOR RELATIONS WINE & SPIRITS CONSUMER

SOURCE: Frederick Wildman and Sons

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