Marco and Pierpaolo - Awards

Marco and Pierpaolo - Awards


Marco Simonit won the Oscar in 2012 for Best Winemaker Agronomist, and in 2014 he wrote the vine pruning manual, Guyot. The book is a comprehensive and innovative training manual, aimed at both professionals and amateurs.

Pierpaolo Sirch represents the 3rd generation of the Sirch Winery in Cividale del Friuli in the Colli Orientali del Friuli in Northeast Italy.  Since 2009, he has been CEO and COO of Feudi di San Gregorio of Sorbo Persico - AV, one of the largest wineries in Campania.

In 2015, Simonit & Sirch were named "Innovators of the Year" by Wine Enthusiast.