On October 1, the Opici Wine Group launched its first distribution company to serve the Mid-Atlantic region. The company will cater solely to the D.C. market and offer a portfolio of fine wines and spirits from around the world. “We’re always focused on new opportunities to grow our business, and we’re very excited to expand into this vibrant market,” said Dina Opici, president of Opici Wine Group. Eoin Connors will manage the Washington, D.C. territory as general sales manager.
An industry veteran, he comes to Opici from Southern Wine & Spirits where he served as Fine Wine Specialist/Key Account Manager MD/DC. Connors brings additional distribution expertise through his role as regional manager at Slocum & Sons in Connecticut, as well as 12 years of experience in the restaurant industry. “Eoin’s industry expertise, management experience, and professionalism make him the perfect manager to lead our expansion into D.C.,” said Ms. Opici. The Opici Wine Company of Washington, D.C. will join Opici’s growing distribution business, including its operations in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Florida.