"I would like to record my thanks to all the educators and the team at AWSEC who have worked so hard in Hong Kong and further afield in Asia to broaden the reach of WSET programs. Our international growth - and the global reputation of WSET qualifications - has been greatly enhanced by the efforts of the entire AWSEC...read more"
AWSEC has been responsible for increasing the knowledge of many thousands of both trade and non-trade students who wish to know more about the wonderful world of wines and spirits, and we look forward to working with you for many years to come."
Former Chief Executive Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET)
"AWSEC has been a leading resource and invaluable partner to Wine Australia for more than 10 years, supporting us across numerous activities and events. AWSEC team are professional, well-respected, well-connected and have a strong social following, providing critical on-ground support, marketing assistance and local...read more"
expertise. We’re thrilled to see how well they are utilising our new Australian Wine Discovered education program, adapting the assets to suit their requirements and doing an amazing job of representing the Made Our Way brand."
Former General Manager Marketing Wine Australia
"The Wine Scholar Guild is honored to have worked with AWSEC as its first partner in Asia and exclusive program provider in Hong Kong. Thanks to its dynamism, rigor and the talent and passion of its instructors, AWSEC has trained hundreds of dedicated students of wine through our French and Italian Wine Scholar certification...read more"
programs, allowing them to specialize and set themselves apart from their peers. Student performance and feedback has been outstanding and we feel privileged to be working with such a professional organization. You are truly setting a gold standard for wine education in Asia."
President Wine Scholar Guild
"AWSEC has continuously lead sake education across Asia and consistently provided courses of the utmost academic rigour - their reputation speaks for itself! We have always noted how enthusiastic and committed students from AWSEC are, and this can largely be traced to the fantastic teamwork and energy the whole team...read more"
at AWSEC provide. We would love to take this opportunity to thank AWSEC for the years of hard work that has been instrumental in expanding the world of sake."
Xavier Chapelou & Kumiko Ohta
Founders Sake Sommelier Association
"There is a fine line between wine drinking and wine tasting, without any doubt the line is drawn by education! Le French GourMay Food & Wine Festival brings annually the gastronomy and wines from a specific region in France to Hong Kong & Macau. AWSEC has been one of our faithful and influential partners to impart...read more"
knowledge, to ignite the passion among the explorers (professionals or amateurs) to become true wine lovers! "
Former Senior Trade Adviser/Food & Beverage Department
Business France – French Trade Commission
Organizer of Le French GourMay Food & Wine Festival
"I appreciate not only the professionalism and work ethics of the AWSEC-team. It’s their great passion for wine that convinces me. Wine is not just a beverage. Wine is culture, tradition, craftsmanship, real joy and brings in an unique way people together. AWSEC is for me a true ambassador of the divine gift.
"AWSEC has been an extraordinary influence in shaping our booming markets and we are all indebted to the many talented tutors and administrators who fostered an AWSEC alumni that are amongst the most passionate and knowledgeable wine lovers in the Asian region. Where would we be without AWSEC?
Debra Meiburg MW
"On an international level, your hard work and high standards have been recognised with AWSEC being awarded the WSET Educator of the year. This is a great achievement and honour deserving of further congratulations and celebration....read more"
Your success is due to the vision and efforts of Jennie and Stephen and the hard work, devotion and enthusiasm of a fabulous support team and teaching staff.
Enjoy your success to date and bright and exciting future that AWSEC will have."
Alison Eisermann MW
"Education is one of the most important ways we can have access, we or our children, to a better world. Investing in education is one of the wisest things humanity can do. These are indisputable facts. Therefore, it is also an indisputable fact that the wine world is a better place now than it was twenty years...read more"
ago, since AWSEC decided to put its mark in the global wine education scene."
Konstantinos Lazarakis MW
"I always love to come and teach at AWSEC. The courses are varied and extensive, the organisation is impeccable and the students are great fun and highly motivated. You have done an excellent job in wine education and the whole enthusiasm for wine in Asia is down in large part to you.
Matthew Stubbs MW
"I would like to express my gratitude for AWSEC embracing Greek Wines and introducing them to Hong Kong. Thanks to the combined efforts along with Greek wine producers the unique flavours of Greece start getting known and appreciated by local consumers....read more"
The Consulate General of Greece will always be supportive of your initiatives and efforts to create a sophisticated wine culture in Hong Kong through professional wine education.
I wish AWSEC every success for the future."
Former Consul General
Consulate General of Greece in Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR
"I’m extremely happy to congratulate AWSEC for such an outstanding business development. AWSEC has been a key partner of the Spanish Trade Commission in our own mission to foster Spanish wine awareness in Hong kong; from 2009 the Spanish wine import to Hong Kong...read more"
has more than tripled. We’re happy with the results but we are also committed to keep working on our mission. I’m sure the Spanish wine history in Hong Kong will be a happy one, and I’m also sure that AWSEC will walk next to us."
Former Consul – Senior Trade Commissioner
Consulate General of SPAIN
"The Bordeaux Wine School is very proud to be partner of AWSEC since the very beginning of our accreditation system which goes back to 2006. We thank Jennie, Stephen and their team for the wonderful work they do on training people to Bordeaux Wines and wish them a very happy birthday and some more successful years of training to come.