Brandy Hauman, account coordinator, has joined Benson Marketing Group’s New York office to combine IT with digital services and social media. Her background spans sales, marketing and research, primarily in cable TV. As a research systems manager at ESPN in New York City, Hauman combined data analysis and brand marketing skills to help ESPN's clients achieve their advertising goals. She left to pursue wine, joining PJ Wine, one of Manhattan's largest wine retailers before joining the agency.
In the last several months, Benson has added new clients and extended contracts with existing ones, including:
• Seguin Moreau Napa Cooperage: Benson launched this new client’s “Winemakers for Good Wood” marketing campaign April 6.
• Esporão: The leading quality table wine producer and premium olive oil producer from Portugal’s Alentejo region retained Benson for a national strategy, PR and social media campaign starting in May.
• Constellation Wines U.S.: Benson has extended its agreement to include Kim Crawford, Estancia, Wild Horse, Mouton Cadet and other brands.
• Conseil Interprofessionel des Vins du Languedoc: Benson extended its agreement with the Languedoc AOC for another two years.
Founded in 1997, Benson Marketing Group LLC is a leading marketing agency providing public relations, social media and direct marketing services for wine and spirits marketers through its offices in Napa Valley and New York City. For more information and to view job openings please visit www.bensonmarketing.com.