Albion’s appointment was made by Peter Gutierrez, Managing Director at Jose Cuervo International and former Chief Marketing Officer International at PepsiCo. Working with the central Marketing team based in London, Albion will team up where appropriate with local market partners to roll out in a selection of international markets 2010/11.
Jose Cuervo is the 8th biggest spirits brand in the world. It pioneered the tequila category over 250 years ago, and is still owned and run by the Cuervo family from the town of Tequila, in the province of Jalisco, Mexico. The Tequila Cuervo portfolio covers a broad range of products ranging from Premium to Ultra-Premium across its Especial, Tradicional, Platino and Reserva De La Familia brands.
Jason Goodman, CEO, Albion: ‘Jose Cuervo is a unique business with a strong entrepreneurial culture driven by an incredible family who started the business in 1758. The category is in growth and seeing product and category innovation. It’s a fantastic opportunity for us’.
Peter Gutierrez, MD, Jose Cuervo International:
Helen Nassey, Propellergroup – 0203 301 5341
Katherine Jones, Communications Executive, Albion – 02070338941
Jason Goodman, CEO, Albion – 07768465950