Curtis Cord

Founder and President, NYIOOC

Curtis Cord is the founding publisher of Olive Oil Times, president of the NYIOOC and executive director of the Olive Oil Sommelier Program at the International Culinary Center.

2019 NYIOOC
Judging Panel

The judging panel for the world’s most important olive oil competition is an all-star team of tasting professionals from 13 countries.

Carola Dümmer Medina

Chile

Brígida Jiménez Herrera

Spain

Antonio Giuseppe Lauro

Italy

Konstantinos Liris

Greece

Fabienne Roux

France

Giuseppe Di Lecce

Italy

Esteban Santipolio

Argentina

Fernando Martínez Román

Spain

Miciyo Yamada

Japan

Lina Smith

United States

Alicia Moya Valenzuela

Chile

Suzan Kantarci Savas

Turkey

Olfa Baccouri

Tunisia

Eleftheria Germanaki

Greece

Paul Vossen

United States

Karolina Brkić Bubola

Croatia

Sandro Marques

Brazil

Mahdi Fendri

Tunisia

Mirella Zanetic

Croatia