Yann Bordier Named Global Brand Manager for Tonnellerie Mercier
Tonnellerie Mercier announces new sales representation in California. Yann Bordier, global brand manager , will manage sales of oak barrels and tanks in Napa, Sonoma and other Northern California counties and Len Napolitano will represent the company in the Central Coast and Southern California.
With over 15 years of experience in the barrel industry Yann has gained the expertise of barrel ageing great wines all the over the planet from complex Bordeaux blends to rich southern Europe classics to lighter , elegant and aromatic whites. With the best of both hemisphere and now 7 years of California experience he will be there to help you make the right choices for your wines.
About Tonnellerie Mercier:
Tonnellerie Mercier was founded in 1960 and has become one of France’s most respected cooperages in the production of oak barrels, casks and tanks. With facilities located between the cities of Bordeaux and Cognac, in Barbezieux, Mercier’s oak supplies are fully integrated with its own stave mill and woodyard, supplying 100% of the cooperage’s raw material, including French, American and Eastern European oak. Mercier’s production unit is HACCP and ISO 9001 certified.