January 18th – Effective January 11, 2021 Freixenet Mionetto USA announces the following promotions.
Joseph LoSardo is promoted to Chief Sales & Operations Officer. In addition to overseeing Sales, Logistics and Commercial Finance, LoSardo will oversee route-to-market optimizations, forecasting, planning, and focus on sales training.
In his previous role with Freixenet Mionetto USA, he served as Senior Vice President of Sales for three years, where he enhanced the sales team structure and the distributor route-to-market, along with supporting the 2018 merger with Freixenet USA.
Prior to joining Freixenet Mionetto USA, LoSardo held several senior leadership positions within the wine industry at Santa Margherita, Domaine Select Wine Estates and Frederick Wildman & Sons leading sales and commercial operation teams.
Additionally, Robert Kiernan has been promoted to Vice President of Sales, responsible for managing the national sales team, comprised of Director of Sales Divisions, National Accounts and the Luxury Collection teams.
Kiernan is a 36-year industry veteran with extensive experience inclusive of off-premise retail in NYC and various sales positions across the East Coast and Upper Midwest at Constellation Brands, Delicato Family Wines and Freixenet Mionetto USA.