John Kapan, Acker Merrall & Condit, President and Auction Director, founded in 1820, Acker Merrall & Condit is America’s oldest fine wine merchant and soon to launch the inaugural wine auction in Hong Kong on 31 May, 2008 at the prestigious Island Shangri-La Hotel. With an estimated value in excess of US$5 million (HK$40 million), it will be the largest wine auction ever staged in Asia.. The company is the biggest wine auctioneer in America with a total of over US$60 million achieved both in 2007 and 2006.;
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D.Neuroanatomist and Professor at Indiana University School of Medicine, recently named one of Time Magazine’s 2008 100 Most Influential People in The World, Author, My Stroke of Insight – A Brain Scientist’s Personal Journey, on how the brain processes sensory analysis for wine and food.

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