New Hire at Nashville Wine Auction

Taylor Guardino is the new Director of Events at the Nashville Wine Auction

Guardino will oversee major Nashville Wine Auction events, such as l’Eté du Vin, Pairings:  Nashville’s Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend, and Music City Harvest Party annual.  She will also design and execute the many extraordinary Dinners and Tastings sold as auction items throughout the year.

Guardino was most recently the Catering Sales Manager at Noelle, an experiential hotel in Nashville, where she managed the social- and wedding-related events. Guardino has also held positions with Cheekwood as the Event Sales Manager; Chef’s Market Catering as a Senior Sales Manager; and SOVA Food Inc. where she was the Marketing Director and Event Sales Coordinator for Take Away Catering (an all-purpose catering company) and SOVA Catering (Nashville’s Premier Kosher Catering Company).

Guardino graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2011 with bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis in marketing, communication, and event planning.

The Nashville Wine Auction’s mission is to unite the wine community to help fund the fight against cancer. Throughout this year, Nashville Wine Auction will present two major events – Pairings@Home and l’Eté du Vin: The Country’s Longest-Running Charity Wine Auction in addition to its new year-round initiative, #LoveWineHateCancer. Established in 1980, the Nashville Wine Auction has raised more than $27 million for organizations whose purpose is directly related to cutting-edge research, innovative treatment, and family/caregiver support