Doreen Colondres


Doreen Colondres is a celebrity chef, cookbook author, certified wine connoisseur, brand spokesperson, and tv personality. She is also the founder of Vitis House, a wine school, Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and Wine Scholar Guild (WSG) program provider. New to the Raleigh area, Doreen enlisted Food Seen to leverage public relations and community connections to increase brand awareness for Vitis House, its culinary tourism and Doreen’s partnership with ICEX Spain to promote D.O. Cava and Jamon Serrano.

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Services in Detail

  • Strategize media relations and pitches
  • Management of online mentions and reputation
  • Management of media requests, messaging, and directives
  • Build relationships with new media contacts and maintain relationships with existing contacts
  • Ensure all communication is cohesive with the brand image and messaging


Public Relations

Successfully secured two television segments in two consecutive months on local morning news programming

Over 20 local and regional media hits in 2023 including print, online and TV

Featured online and in print in Raleigh Magazine, promoting Vitis House’s “Champagne with a Friend” class

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Books and Catalogs


Food Seen has styled and photographed dozens of cookbooks, catalogs and publications.

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