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IWSC 2017 President

Chris Blandy

Chris Blandy

"Chris Blandy was born on the island of Madeira in 1979. As was the case with many English families living abroad, Chris studied in England from prep school up to university. After achieving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, he joined the marketing department at the Symington Family Estate in Porto for a 2 year period, focusing on the Madeira wine business.
Chris then moved to Washington DC and worked at the Willard Inter Continental Hotel, ending his 2 year spell there as the hotel’s diplomatic liaison manager, dealing with the visiting foreign dignitaries.

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Brand Ambassadors

Jing Song: Ambassador Great China Region

Jing Song: Ambassador Great China Region

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Katherine McEachnie, AIWS, CSW, FWS

Katherine McEachnie, AIWS, CSW, FWS

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