Gary Schneidkraut

VP of Business Development, Wine + Spirits

As an industry veteran and a true connoisseur of people, Gary brings his passion for the wine and spirits industry to Protis Global.

Gary is the VP of Business Development for wine and spirits, connecting Protis Global’s vast network of talent with companies of all sizes across the industry. He uses a consultative and personalized approach to help companies grow and scale their business through effective hires and takes pride in introducing his clients to Protis Global’s best-in-class recruiters.

He brings extensive beverage industry knowledge and experience to Protis Global, with over 5 years experience in recruiting for the alcoholic beverage industry and 7 years of experience in the wine and spirits distribution field. Gary has previous experience working for Metro New York’s most extensive wine and spirits distributor, where he was named Salesperson of the Year.

Gary graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Hotel Administration and is about to complete his Master’s degree in Law from the University of Pennsylvania.

He also holds a certificate for the successful completion of WSET Level II education in wine and spirits.