Sommelier Society of America
The First Wine Education Organization

Sud de France NY

Sommelier Society of America alliance with Sud de France NY


SSA & Sud de France NY

The Sommelier Society of America holds its Certificate Course at Sud de France NY. Coming in 2019 we will have an Advanced Tasting Class. Sud de France NY is located at La Maison de la Région on 5th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, where they hold wine tasting and other regional events.


mathilde bernard

Mathilde Bernard is the Executive Director of the U.S. Branch of Sud de France Développement which is the economic development agency for the South of France Region: Occitanie. Mathilde truly believes that the Occitanie Region has so much more to offer and that the Region will increase its renown in the American market. She has been working for several years in the food and wine industry and received her Viticulture and Vinification Certification from the American Sommelier Association in New York. Mathilde holds a Master degree in International Marketing from ESC Rennes School of Business.

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Sud de France NY

Sud de France Développement is the economic development agency working for the Occitanie / Pyrénées-Méditerranée Région. In New York, the company is based within the Maison de la Région Occitanie located at 724 5th avenue. The two main objectives of Sud de France Development are to promote the Sud de France brand showcasing various products from the Region (Wines, Food, Cosmetics, Fashion, etc.) and its destinations as well as supporting regional businesses, particularly in terms of export.

Sud de France is also renting their showroom for business or private events. For more information please email:

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