The award-winning Bangalore based company and one of the leading wine brands in India, Myra Vineyards appointed Tabish Zia, as the Head of Institutions and Sales and marketing for the Karnataka market.
Having nine years of experience in this field, Zia was earlier working with SABMiller. Speaking on the appointment, Ajay Shetty, Founder and CEO, Myra Vineyards said, “I am delighted to have Tabish on-board and confident his passion and proven experience in the alcobev business will help ensure continued growth for us in our home market. Our aim is not only to get the best talent on-board but to continue to deliver on our promise of quality wines across categories to our consumers and partners.”
Myra Vineyards was founded by ex-banker, fine food and beverage enthusiast, Ajay Shetty. Operating with its founder’s belief that ‘Wine is all heart’. Myra has created wines that are at once sophisticated and accessible wines that appeal to the connoisseur without intimidating the novice. Myra’s wines are infused with a passion for viticulture, from its vineyards emerge specialised and stylised wines both in regular and vintage modes- fine wines that are crafted to demystify the wine-drinking experience.
Myra’s Sauvignon Blanc won a bronze at the Indian Consumers Choice Awards (IWCCA), which was held in January 2014. Myra’s Shiraz won the gold medal at the Indian Wine Consumer’s Choice Awards (IWCCA) 2012 for being the favorite premium wine in the non-reserve Shiraz category. Winner of commendable wine for Shiraz, International Wine Challenge, London. Winner of bronze for Reserve Shiraz and commendable wine for Sauvignon blanc, Decanter Asia Wine Awards. Winner of silver for Reserve Shiraz, Hong Kong spirits and wine competition.