About Us

We are a team of wine experts and enthusiasts who believe wine education should be fun and entertaining.

Vanessa Guébels

VANESSA GUÉBELS DipWSET, 

CO-FOUNDER & EDUCATOR-IN-CHIEF

Vanessa co-founded Weeno. After 10 years of career in sales and marketing, moved her professional career to wine by following the WSET trainings and obtained her Diploma in wine and spirit in 2018.

Vanessa opened her wine school in Marseille to share her passion. She first started teaching and tasting with her friends and neighbors in her living room before expanding the business. She has also worked as a Director of Education at Château de Pommard for 3 years.

In 2022, Vanessa decides focus on her own business and launched new spirits and sake trainings and started selling wine, spirits and sake.

Aurélien Biche

AURÉLIEN BICHE

WSET 2 in wines

CO-FOUNDER & FINANCIAL DIRECTOR

Aurélien is our finance and logistic expert. He works in the shadows but shares many of his insights with us. He has fully contributed to the success of Weeno since its creation in 2017. Epicurean, he is always around when it comes to tasting new bottles.


ALEXIA HUPIN – DipWSET

EDUCATOR

Former sommelier at the Majestic in Cannes, Alexia is now a wine educator and blogger. She successfully passed the WSET Diploma in 2021 and teaches our WSET 1 to 3 wine courses.


ROMAIN POINET

WSET 3 in wines
WSET 1 in sakes

Romain comes straight from Burgundy where he co-managed one of the most famous wine bars in Beaune. Passionate about wine (and not just Burgundy!) he selects our French wines and leads our tasting workshops and our WSET training courses level 1 and 2 wines


FLORENCE SZYMANSKI

WSET 3 in wines

Coach in personal development and passionate about wine, Florence is the queen of pedagogy. She also takes great pleasure in tasting good wines with her students. Your success to the exam is what matter most to Florence. She teaches our WSET 1 and 2 wine courses.


PETER VUKOVIC

WEB DESIGNER & GRAPHISTE

Peter Vukovic leads our technology & design initiatives. He has deep expertise in user-centric design and e-commerce. 

Previously, Peter was Technology Director at Château de Pommard, Creative

Services Director at Aquarius Ogilvy, and CTO of FOUNDER.org. He graduated from Banja Luka College of Communications Kappa Phi with a Bachelor’s in Communications.

OUR OFFICES

Forget the standard training rooms, dark and without energy…

We welcome you at the Haussmann. Our meeting rooms are sunny and air-conditioned, ideal conditions for tasting. High ceilings, moldings, fireplaces, be transported to a typical old-style apartment in Marseille 

We welcome you in the heart of Marseille at 26 rue Grignan, Marseille 1er.

5 minutes’ walk from the Old Port and one metro station from Saint Charles train station.

A little extra, our rooms are full of energy, optimized by a few Feng Shui techniques.