Laura was born and raised in Las Vegas and has been living in Florence for 20 years.
Originally a trained dancer performing on stages in Las Vegas, Montecarlo, Asia and around the world. She has had the opportunity to travel to many foreign destinations and experience their rich cultures, food and most importantly wine;)
After moving to Florence to study interior design and working in a beautiful showroom designing and selling Florentine mosaic art and tables, she decided to follow her passion for wine.
Laura is currently a second level Sommelier with FISAR association and has been working as a tour guide for the past six years sharing her knowledge of the delicious food and wines the Tuscan region has to offer.
She is very enthusiastic and focuses on creating a special experience for her guests that will leave them feeling they gained some knowledge of our culture, foods, and wines while laughing and enjoying the region like a local!
In addition to working in the world of wine, she also has a foot in fashion, working for Salvatore Ferragamo.
Here she collaborates with the international buyers from around the world to help them create their collections for pre-spring and pre-fall, in Florence and in Milan.
Wine and design, two of her favorite things!