Michel Girotti, president of the Cadillac Wine House, vice-president of the Cadillac Côtes de Bordeaux and vice-president of the ODG of the Premières Côtes de Bordeaux, died suddenly on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at the age of 71.
A forerunner in wine tourism
Michel Girotti was invested for more than thirty years in the winegrowing fabric. Born into a family of Verdelais winemakers, he was a forerunner in wine tourism. Thanks to him, the Maison des Vins and the region have been recognized as Best of Tourism International several times.
Recently, he had invested in a new challenge: the classification of vineyards Cadillac Côtes de Bordeaux to UNESCO. The funeral will be held Friday, November 8 at 15:00 at the Basilica of Verdelais.