John Downes MW

John Downes MW

Date an MW: 1994
Based in: UK
Profession: Corporate Wine Entertainment, Television & Radio broadcaster, Wine Writer

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    Self employed

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    Lime Grove
    West Clandon

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    GU4 7UT

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    +44 (0)1483 222 461

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John is a corporate wine entertainer, host and speaker, television and radio broadcaster, and writer on wine. Presenting wine events from London to Sydney, "helping my clients get closer to their clients through wine", John has inspired thousands of people, experts and beginners alike, always blending laughter, learning and of course, tasting great wines. John's Behavioural Wine Tasting events with Behavioural Economist Greg Davies combine Decision Science, Live Psychology experiment and wine, helping global clients make better business decisions, eliminating Decision Bias with the help of wine. John's television appearances include 'Rip Off Britain', 'Countryfile' and 'Breakfast' on BBC 1, 'Working Lunch' & 'Ready Steady Cook' on BBC 2, BBC News 24, BBC World, CNBC, CNN and GMTV. Radio appearances include BBC 5Live, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 4, BBC Southern Counties, LBC, Talk Radio and SAfm. John has recently released the podcast series 'Drink Better Drink Less' with TV presenter Adrian Chiles.