Alexandra Schrecengost, CEO, Culture With Us
Wine Enthusiast 40 under 40 Tastemaker, Alexandra Schrecengost founded Virtual With Us in 2020 following Culture With Us in 2021 - and serves as the CEO. The organizations’ missions are to support global corporations with distributed workforces through cultural programming, and food and beverage entertainment to better improve human connections. With more than 18+ years of experience in wine, spirits, hospitality, lifestyle, and luxury public relations, Alexandra Schrecengost brings a robust pedigree to Virtual With Us. An architect of established media relationships with WSET Level 3 Advanced distinction, she has a long roster of luxury product campaigns, events marketing, and community-building initiatives. Most recently, Alexandra led communications strategy, brand campaign initiatives, media relations, website development, and social media strategy as Head of Communications and Digital at fine wine marketing agency Wilson Daniels. Additionally, notable former clients include the Spanish wine regions of D.O. Ribera del Duero and D.O. Rueda, Nespresso, Stoli Vodka, Marchesi Antinori, Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, and The Plaza Hotel. Alexandra holds the WSET Level 4 Diploma from the Wine & Spirits Education Trust and a Masters of Public and Organizational Relations from Montclair State University. Alexandra serves on the beverage committee for The James Beard Foundation and the board of Self Help Africa. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and their twin boys, is a huge fan of tequila and tempranillo – and enjoys traveling, reading, and dancing in her free time.