Fine and rare wine tasting and round table discussion over dinner in the Studio at Andaz

Please join us for this special event on 14th September 2016, hosted by Ixonos Plc. This C level event is for owners and operators of major venues and properties in the UK.


6:00 PM-7:15 PM: Fine and Rare Wine Tasting Award winning events company The Tasting Quarter will be hosting an informal Fine and Rare Wine Tasting, with a selection of top tier wines from some of the world’s leading estates. Arrive at your leisure. 7:15 PM-7:30 PM: Business presentation - Monetising the Digital Offer in the Venue and Property Industry Presented by Tony Grubb, Vice President of UK Region at Ixonos Plc 7:30 PM-9:00 PM (approx): 3 course dinner and round table discussion To include short question and answer session over tea, coffee and petit fours. Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.


The Studio at Andaz 40 Liverpool Street, London, EC2M 7QN

Pip Martin is the Founder of The Tasting Quarter, a Corporate Wine Tasting & Specialist Events Company. After management positions in Harrod’s Foodhall, Pip became Corporate Events Manager at Richard Branson’s online wine merchant, Virgin Wines, where he hosted over 200 wine events in a little over 15 months for companies including BBC, Morgan Stanley, PricewaterhouseCoopers and JP Morgan. Since 2002, via The Tasting Quarter, Pip and his team have produced and hosted tastings in South Africa, Dubai, Morocco, Ireland, Holland, Belgium, France, Germany, Denmark, Finland and Switzerland for groups of 10 to 3000+. He has run virtual, hybrid and AI augmented tastings for companies including AVMI, Oracle, Adobe, Google and Cisco. He also counts all the Magic Circle law firms in the UK as repeat clients for in-person events. Pip’s media work has included wine presenting on Sky One’s Taste programme and BBC1’s Saturday Kitchen. Writing credits include wine articles for Condé Nast’s Gourmet Travel and Esquire.