Founder and CEO
Klaus Rune Hansen
Klaus was the owner of a publicity agency in France for over 15 years developing creative publicity solutions for clients as Maison Castel, Groupe Boisset, le Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes, the Grimaldi Forum and Société des Bain de Mer in Monaco, Vin de Provence and Inter Rhône. Ever since its creation, the agency has been working with independent winemakers and major wine groups on their communication strategies. Today he is a happy winemaker and owner of Wines and Brands, and a passionate lover of the noble vineyard landscapes located in the South of France. Creativity, passion and humanity are part of his values and he believes that creativity is the essence of humanity. His aim is to create expressive and vibrant wines with elegant labels to seduce consumers.
Associate and development
Graduated from the prestigious l’Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA) Gérard Guiter has been a high ranked civil servant for many years in the french government in Paris. During several years he was a regional Prefect of the « Gers » in the South west of France. As a wine lover he owned a winery and obtained many distinctions with his famous wines from the Domaine Cachiquet. Today Gérard Guiter is in charge of the product development and corporate adviser for Wines and Brands.
Customer care assistant for France and Export
She has settled down in South of France since 2014 after her international experiences in Czech Republic and California. Her choice to work in wine industry just came naturally to her. The enjoyment of wines flavours from the south of France with Mediterranean food guided her to follow a professional training in wine production and sales.
Bilingual French/English, looks after the commercial development with all native English speaking countries.
Having spent 15 years in public relations in her beloved country Ireland, developed fructfull partnership with her clients and a real interest for the wine industry.
She enjoys tasting wines from South of France with good company and good food.
Sales manager for the Nordic markets.
After many years in Denmark as an painter artist, Erik moved to the South of France in 2018.
Passionate about people and wine Erik aims at longterm cooperative relationships with importers and distributors in the Scandinavian countries.
The Occitanie region is his playground … Thank’s to beautiful landscapes, wine and southern life style, he surely is among the happiest vikings in the south of France.