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Who was Salvador Guedes?
Today we pay homage to Salvador Guedes, Sograpes former CEO, who passed away last night at the age of 64. Salvador was a man of immense stature, who dared to dream, a man who always strived to take Sogrape to higher levels, a company to whom he dedicated his life even when faced with severe health challenges.
Who is the founder of Sogrape?
Fernando van Zeller Guedes created Sogrape in 1942 with a new wine highly innovative for its time, Mateus Rose. The founder’s son, he started out at Sogrape as an apprentice cooper.
Why work at Sogrape?
At Sogrape, we respect our local communities and find ways to make them better. We work together for a world in harmony with nature, celebrating diversity and inclusion, and fight for societies where tradition goes hand-in-hand with innovation, so that we can all prosper.
Who is Salvador?
Salvador was a man of immense stature, who dared to dream, a man who always strived to take Sogrape to higher levels, a company to whom he dedicated his life even when faced with severe health challenges. His friends and admirers, inside and outside of the company, will forever remember his determination, courage, and resilience.
Who is Alvarez Guedes?
Alvarez Guedes was born in Unión de Reyes, Matanzas, a town from where, according to a popular song, hails a legendary and probably fictional rumba king called Malanga. His showbiz career began in his hometown. There, since childhood, he would entertain crowds at parties and fairs by dancing and singing.
What did Guedes do in the United States?
In 1974 Guedes moved with his wife to the United States to attend the University of Chicago. Then an advocate of Keynesian economics influenced by Paul Samuelson and Franco Modigliani, Guedes adhered to liberalism while attending the University of Chicago, where he was taught by Milton Friedman.
Why did Sogrape build an app to manage the entire process?
But with many manual processes, and a legacy harvesting management system reaching end-of-life, Sogrape needed to find a digital way forward to continue to grow. Using OutSystems, the company built an app for managing the entire winemaking process, from grape production to bottling.
Why choose Sogrape wines?
Offering high-quality wines and great brands is an age-old belief at Sogrape. It has always been this way. For us, each bottle symbolises a new story, a new way of expression, and an invitation to explore nature and its aromas.
Is Sogrape’s legacy harvest management system end-of-life?
Leading Portuguese family-owned wine company Sogrape has provided award-winning wines for more than 75 years. But with many manual processes, and a legacy harvesting management system reaching end-of-life, Sogrape needed to find a digital way forward to continue to grow.
Where does Sogrape come from?
Sogrape has gone from Portugal to the world. Today, it produces wine in the country’s main wine growing regions, and beyond its borders in Argentina, Chile, New Zealand and Spain. A diverse range of origins, wines and brands lies within our roots.