VIVA XXXII Tequila, a philanthropic spirits brand, has appointed industry veteran Joseph Angelo as president of the company. Angelo comes to VIVA XXXII from Empire Merchants, one of the top US liquor distribution companies, where he was a sales executive, amassing and representing a spirits portfolio valued at more than $100 million in the metro New York market. In all, he has nearly 20 years of experience in the wine and spirits industry.
VIVA XXXII produces three varietals, Joven, Reposado and Extra Añejo, handcrafted in the city of Tequila, Mexico. The company donates 10 percent of its net proceeds to animal abuse prevention organizations.