Accolade Wines poaches Thompson-Hill from TWE

Accolade Wines has appointed Caroline Thompson-Hill to the role of European Marketing Director.

Thompson-Hill, who moves across from Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), has worked in the drinks industry for 15 years and her roles have spanned the UK, Europe and the US, working on large scale global innovations with responsibility for mainstream and luxury brands.

At TWE she held a number of different marketing roles, most recently in the company’s America business.

Ade McKeon, regional managing director for Accolade, said: “Caroline brings to the business a wealth of global marketing experience, which will inform our marketing into 2020 and beyond, and drive our portfolio of leading brands and fast-growing mainstream premium wines. Her passion and creativity, together with her in-depth commercial and strategic understanding, will provide a strong new marketing direction for our portfolio of products in the UK and European marketplace.”

Thompson-Hill said: “I am thrilled to have joined Accolade Wines and have the opportunity to work on such an outstanding portfolio of wines including some of the UK’s leading brands.”

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