Chan accepted the invitation from Bureau National Interprofessionnel
du Cognac (BNIC) to attend the 3-day Cognac Educator Course held in
Cognac, France on 9 December 2012. A total of 14 experts in the Cognac
industry from France, UK, German, US and India were invited to participate
in this internationally known Cognac qualification course. Those who
pass all strict professional requirements and standards will be awarded
with the qualification of Cognac Educator and certificate will be
given, and Mr. Chan has obtained the highest rank of the qualification
- Gold Medal. He is the first Chinese person ever to get Gold Medal,
and also the second Chinese person to be awarded with the qualification
of Cognac Educator out of totally 44 qualified Cognac Educators in
3 years since the course started.
Man's Chan has
been awarded with the Cognac Educator Qualification with Gold Medal.
Gold Medal of the 3rd year of BNIC Cognac Educator.
BNIC: Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac is an interprofessional
French institution that monitors the quality of Cognac and trains
Cognac Educators (Also known as Cognac Ambassador). Cognac Educators
are responsible for promoting professional training in fields related
to Cognac, such as training professional tasters, sommeliers, distributors
and managers, to develop cultural and artistic aspects, auctions and
investments, appreciation and collection by actively engage in forums
the Course and Prize-giving
processes and different types of wood species.
of Cognac with other participants.
New Cognac Ambassabors