Fongyee Walker appointed Air New Zealand Wine Consultant

We are delighted to announce that, as reported in The Drinks Business, Fongyee has been appointed as a wine consultant to Air New Zealand. She will be selecting wines for Air New Zealand Business Class on all Asian routes, drawing on her experience of New Zealand’s wine regions and individual wineries (as well as being a frequent flyer herself!). Read more here....

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Fongyee in CNN’s ‘On China’ with Kristie Lu Stout

Fongyee is currently appearing in CNN’s ‘On China’ show in a special edition on ‘Wine in China’ presented by Kristie Lu Stout. Joined by Simon Zhou of Ruby Red Fine Wines (Shanghai) and Judy Chan (CEO, Grace Vineyard), Fongyee contributes to a discussion on the current state of wine in China. Filmed on location at Grace Vineyard, Shanxi....

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Dragon Phoenix in China Daily 2

Dragon Phoenix also recently featured in another China Daily article concerning the growth of internet sales of wine in China as well as the use of social media to promote wine. 

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Dragon Phoenix in China Daily

  Dragon Phoenix recently featured in a China Daily article concerned with wine education and the state of the imported wine market in mainland China. Read the full article here.

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Dragon Phoenix shortlisted for WSET Educator of the Year 2013

We are delighted to announce that Dragon Phoenix has been shortlisted for the 2013 WSET Educator of the Year Riedel Trophy as recently reported in The Drinks Business. The Award recognizes the contribution of select WSET educating bodies – Approved Programme Providers (APPs) – from all over the world. There are 11 contenders shortlisted for this year’s prize, spanning the globe from the UK to the US, Spain, Australia, Belgium and Hong Kong. Dragon Phoenix is the first APP from mainland China to be recognized for this prestigious award. The winner shall be announced on 20th...

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