DWWA 2013 Southern Italy Judging Panel
For almost two decades, Janna Rijpma Meppelink has been one of Holland’s foremost wine experts. After a 15-year career as an Executive Producer in television, she started working with wine in 1996, and currently writes columns and articles for both print and online publications. Also regularly appearing on television, Janna hosts top wine and food events at national and international levels, and is an enthusiastic public speaker and teacher. Along with fellow wine writer Hubrecht Duijker, Janna has written 4 editions of Wijngids Voor Het Zakenleven (Wine Guides for Business People) – these feature interviews with a range of prominent people about their favourite wines and food.