The past 22 January the Board of Directors of the Catalan Institute of the Cork was celebrated at its headquarters of Palafrugell.
In meeting the figure of Pretel was nominated| as a managing director of this Public Consortium. Manel Pretel counts on an experience professioal of more than 2 years in the sector of the cork so much in the employers of the sector AECORK as the Catalan Institute of the Cork.
Pretel happens to Sergi Sabrià, current mayor of the Council Town of Palafrugell. Both together opened a new stage in the management of the Consortium since November of 2008 and of which Pretel intends to give continuity as well as to open new with a series of challenges and a project of future, which he|she|it has presented in the meeting of Ordinary Board of Directors.
In the area of the communication and promotion of the cork the presence will continue being kept Catalan and governmental through the media and specialized magazines, opening the way to possible repercussion in means of international reach. Likewise, together with RETECORK (European Net of Cork Territories) will follow with the signature of agreements in favor of the cork with different public prescriptors and leaders of opinion.