District Manager Florida
Pierluigi was born and raised in Salerno in the Campania region. He grew up in the restaurant & hospitality business. After graduating from the hospitality school in Italy, he became a member of the Maitre d’Hotel association in Naples. He worked with the Cruise lines for several years, traveling around the globe. Then in Florida working with theme Parks, several high-profile restaurants including celebrity Chef Emeril Lagasse. He began his career in the wine business in 2001, after receiving the Sommelier certification from the Court of Master Sommelier. He has continued to work in the industry with leading Italian wine importers, managing a portfolio of 400 wines from all 20 regions of Italy. With Ethica Wines since 2020.