FlavorActiV Attends Buckingham Palace Queens Award Reception

FlavorActiV Attends Buckingham Palace Queens Award Reception

Two of our team were invited to attend the Queen’s Award reception on the 14th of July 2011 in recognition of FlavorActiV winning the Queen’s Award for International Trade 2011.

Boris Gadzov and Evelyne Canterranne were present at the event held in the grounds of Buckingham Palace – the Queen’s official residence.

Above from left to right: Boris Gadzov, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second.

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At the reception The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh greeted guests in the State Rooms which are used for official and State entertaining.

FlavorActiV were one of only five companies that were asked to present themselves directly to The Queen and conversed with her about receiving the award and the work that FlavorActiV does within the beer and beverage industry.

FlavorActiV has won the Queen’s Award three times, 2005 for International Trade, 2007 for Innovation and in 2011 for International Trade in sustained development.

Above from left to right: Evelyne Canterranne, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second.

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The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are awarded to businesses each year on the advice of the Prime Minister assisted by an Advisory Committee that includes representatives of Government, industry and commerce.

FlavorActiV is believed to be the only company in the beer and beverage industry that has won the award three times.

 

Caribbean Breweries Association Technical Meeting 2011

Caribbean Breweries Association Technical Meeting 2011

The 2011 Caribbean Breweries Association Technical Meeting was held on the 23rd and 24th of June in Guyana. The CBA is affiliated with the Master Brewers Association of the Americas (MBAA) and represents a number of regional and global brewers.

Ronald Nixdorf one of FlavorActiV’s Taster Management Advisers was in attendance and presented information on effective taster management to the meeting.

The forum is used by regional brewers to help discuss awareness in standards and surmounting challenges within the industry such as global brand recognition and maintaining sensory quality.

More information can be found at the Guyana Chronicle Website and at the Kaieteur News Website.

FlavorActiV provides international taster management and training around the world, with its team of Taster Management Advisers.

Brazil Brau 2011

Brazil Brau 2011

FlavorActiV’s Managing Director Richard Boughton will be attending Brazil Brau 2011 on the 5th and 6th of July. Brazil Brau is the biggest beer conference taking place in 2011.

This year Brazil Brau will be held in the Transamerica Expo Centre – Sao Paulo where a significant number of international beer producers will be attending.