America’s greatest Sales Trainer receives ‘Royal Promotion’ In the most prestigious symbol of success and celebration
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(Nashville, TN – December 1, 2008) - Established in 1656 by aristocrats in the court of French King Louis the XIVth, the Ordre des Coteaux de Champagne is responsible for managing a global communications policy of essential information concerning the wines of Champagne, France through a worldwide network of highly-knowledgeable staunch supporters. These individuals are prudently chosen from all over the globe and include renowned restaurateurs, sommeliers, connoisseurs and international personalities in politics, media, stage and screen.
Entrepreneur and author Tom Black is one of America’s top wine experts and collectors and has been a representative of the Ordre des Coteaux de Champagne for the last decade. At a prestigious ceremony held at the Saint Regis Hotel in Manhattan on Friday, November 21st, Black was promoted to the rank of Officer by a delegation of the Grand Chapter of New York. “There are only a few of us in the Country with this distinction and I certainly feel honored to receive this promotion and be recognized by the Ordre des Coteaux de Champagne”, says Tom Black.
Black has become a celebrity in the world of wine and has been featured in countless magazine articles. He is privileged to be one of America’s most extensive and recognized wine collectors. His personal wine collection approaches 30,000 bottles, and he owns some of the rarest wines in the world. Black counts the greatest winemakers, chefs, and wine critics among his closest friends and he has conducted some of the most comprehensive and famous wine tastings in America.
First making his mark in the corporate world, Tom Black is author of the wildly popular book The Boxcar Millionaire and he exemplifies the essence of the American Dream. Black is passionate about sharing his secret to success and he travels internationally bringing hands-on sales tools to business owners and their employees through his sales mentoring enterprise called the Tom Black Center for Excellence. You may visit www.TomBlack.com for more information.
For more information or media interviews, please contact: Tom Black Center for Excellence Inc. 214 Overlook Circle, Suite 152 Brentwood, TN 37027 Tel: (615) 377-7752 Publicity@TomBlack.com www.TomBlack.com
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