Team Leaders

Wayne Purville

Wayne Purville

Chief Executive Officer
office: 914-202-0050

Wayne Purville is a Jamaican-born entrepreneur with dual citizenship. He served in the Marine Corps from 1983-1987 and later became Vice President of Sales at Graphic Arts, a successful printing business owned by his father. After his father retired in 2013, Wayne founded CERO Communications, which expanded the scope of the services previously offered by Graphic Arts. He also founded W Beverage Group in 2013 to bring wine and spirits from different countries to the American market. Wayne negotiated the 2017 purchase of Beacon Light and Supply in Hartford, CT, along with the CFO of that company. He later sold his interest in Beacon to concentrate on his two New York based companies, CERO Communications and W Beverage Group. Currently, Wayne is positioning them as ACDBE certified companies in states across the US. He has a vision to become a national supplier to the concessionaires in various airports across the country.

Lisa Chau

Lisa Chau

Chief of Strategy & Partnerships
office: 914-202-0050
mobile: 773-669-8597

Lisa Chau, a Simon & Schuster author and founder of Clover Canal, is a renowned entrepreneur and mentor with a rich background in public relations, digital strategy, and content creation. Her work has been published over 130 times in various prestigious platforms. She has served as a mentor for SXSW, the Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network, and MIT Hacking Medicine NYC Grand Hack. Lisa has co-organized conferences at Columbia University and NYU, and has spoken at institutions like Yale, Dartmouth, Princeton University, The New School, The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, and MIT. She was a panelist at Microsoft and delivered the keynote at NYIT’s inaugural Ventures Growth Conference. Lisa is an active alumna of Dartmouth College and serves on the Board of Directors for the Dartmouth College Club of New York. She has also spoken at domestic and international forums such as DIG SOUTH and the Bahamas Millennials Society’s First Future Leaders Forum.

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Who We Are

We’re Client-focused

W Beverage Group, headquartered in New York, is a client-focused importer and distributor of quality wines and spirits from around the globe.

We’re Committed

W Beverage Group is totally committed to client satisfaction and pledges to develop and execute an individualized strategy that will ensure the growth of your company.

We’re Veteran-owned & ACDBE Certified

W Beverage Group is both a minority and veteran-owned company as well as ACDBE certified in airports across the United States.

Our Company Profile

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Wayne Purville, CEO of W Beverage Group, Ltd.