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Debbie Gioquindo
Works at HudsonValleyWineGoddess.com
Attended University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Lives in Cape May, NJ / Poughkeepsie NY
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Education
  • University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    Business, 1981 - 1985
  • Society of Wine Educators
    Wine, 2010 - 2010
  • Centers of Wine Origins
    Wine Location Specialist, 2013 - 2012
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Other names
Debbie Lessner
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Story
Tagline
Taking the intimidation out of wine
Bragging rights
Elevated the awareness of the Hudson Valley Wine Region.(Put Hudson Valley Wine Country on the MAP single handed) Creating Happy Bitch Wines. Creator and principal in Happy Bitch Wines, Chairperson and Director of Hudson Valley Wine & Spirits Competition
Work
Occupation
Downsized in February of 2011. I currently consult with wineries and small businesses on social media and conduct wine tasting and education seminars. Always looking for new opportunities.
Skills
social media, marketing, public relations, wine education, wine marketing, tourism marketing
Employment
  • HudsonValleyWineGoddess.com
    Certified Specialist of Wine, Wine Blogger, Social Media Consultant,, 2007 - present
  • Happy & Company Wines
    Partner, 2011 - present
  • MVP Health Care
    Community Relations, Community Manager, 2007 - 2011
  • Hudson Valley Wine Country
    Executive Director, 2008 - 2011
  • Shawangunk Wine Trail
    Marketing Consultant, 2006 - 2010
  • Personal Touch Travel/ Exclusive Wine Vacations
    Owner, 1998 - 2009
  • Beacon Broadcasting
    Office Manager, Sales, 1986 - 1991
  • Regal Travel
    Travel Consultant, 1990 - 1996
  • Travel Depot
    Travel Consultant, 1996 - 1998
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Currently
Cape May, NJ / Poughkeepsie NY
Previously
Poughkeepsie, NY - Buffalo, NY - Poughkeespie, NY - Wappingers Falls, NY
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