Lynne Coyle MW

Lynne Coyle MW

Date an MW: 2015
Based in: Ireland

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Biography

Born and raised in Scotland, hotel management graduate Lynne Coyle has worked in the Food and Drinks industry for over twenty-five years. Starting her wine trade career with on-trade distributor Forth Wines in Scotland, she then gained retail sales experience as a store manager then Area Manager for Oddbins in London. She then joined the Oddbins buying team in 1995 and progressed to Head of Buying, this was followed by a Head of Wine Buying & Marketing role with Diageo Ireland. A member of The Champagne Academy, she has consulted for wineries in Chile, Spain and Italy, judged at international wine competitions and has lectured on wine for Reading University. Lynne is now Wine Director for specialist drinks retailer O'Briens Wines in Ireland.