Casa Vinicola Zonin USA Announces Opening of Marketing Office


Miami, FL. June 1, 2012- Casa Vinicola Zonin USA, the Italian based, leading family-owned wine company known for its distinct brands such as Zonin Prosecco, Castello del Poggio Moscato d’Asti, Castello D’Abola Chianti Classico, Feudo Principi Di Butera Nero d’Avola and Rocca di Montemassi Sassabruna, has announced opening of its new marketing office.

Pietro Morelli joins as Marketing Director; leads the brand, the Prestigious Account Division, and corporate marketing initiatives for the organization.  Pietro has an extensive background in entrepreneurship, marketing, and journalism.  Pietro collaborates with Steve Howard, National Sales Director, on U.S. sales and marketing developments.

Jelena Meisel joins as Marketing Manager, and creates an U.S. market presence through the execution and developments of marketing and public relations campaigns.  She is also responsible for overseeing and managing media relations, sales support, and corporate events. Jelena reports directly to Marketing Director, Pietro Morelli.

Francesco Zonin, President of Casa Vinicola Zonin USA, commented,  “ As Casa Vinicola Zonin continues to grow U.S. presence with its award-winning wine portfolio, we are very proud to have Pietro and Jelena on board to oversee marketing efforts.  Their knowledge, talent, and passion will help expand the company’s mission and tradition into the next chapter.”

Pietro and Jelena will both be based in Casa Vinicola Zonin USA’s Marketing office in Miami, FL.

Casa Vinicola Zonin USA is wholly owned by Casa Vinicola Zonin S.p.A. in Italy; a company of seven generations of wine makers with eleven estates located in the seven most prestigious wine growing areas in Italy. The flagship winery, Castello D’Albola located in Tuscany’s Chianti Classico District, Rocca di Montemassi located in Maremma, Tuscany, Principi di Butera located in Sicily, Ca’Bolani located in Friuli, Castello del Poggio located in Piemonte/Asti, Tenuta IL Bosco located in Lombardia, Podere IL Giangio located in Veneto, Abbazia Monte Oliveto located in Toscana and Masseria Altemura located in Puglia. Each winery is dedicated to its own traditional wines and styles.