Fifty years ago, inward thinking cava producers told a young and eager José Ferrer that he was spinning his wheels thinking about exporting his family’s Freixenet cava. “Outside of
Convinced that the world was his oyster, Ferrer ignored those warnings, and by 1957 Freixenet first appeared on a store shelf in
With a long list of accomplishments to his name, the 81-year-old Ferrer, now an honorary president with the Freixenet Group, was named Business Leader of the Year for 2006 by the Spainâ€‘U.S. Chamber of Commerce. At an awards ceremony held September 28 in
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