John Fontes has been appointed South Orange County Sales Representative with TGIC Importers. Prior to this new position, Fontes was Orange County Sales Representative for Strange Wines. Before Strange Wines he was Sales and Marketing Director for VitaLuce Cellars, and Ethnic Marketing Manager for Rutherford Wine Company.
Fontes who has a B.A. in Photojournalism from Cal State Long Beach, currently resides in Fountain Valley.
On his decision to join TGIC Importers, Inc. Fontes says: “TGIC offers an incredible array of products for today’s wholesale customers. The challenges in our current economic climate are many, and the TGIC portfolio is ideally suited to provide both quality and value in the Southern California market.”
Created 25 years ago, TGIC Importers has established itself as a leading international producer, importer and marketer of fine wines of the world with a rich and diverse portfolio including Montes, Santa Ema, Norton and Achaval Ferrer. Today, TGIC represents 13 wineries from around the world as a national importer.