"The really important thing is not to live, but to live well." - Socrates
Founded in 2018 by French man Matthieu Ventelon, Hedonia is the first Etiquette and Wine training institution in China. With "French art de vivre" at the core of its identity, Hedonia vehiculates a lifestyle of pleasure, elegance, confidence and respect. Our various classes and seminars are open to the public in Suzhou, Shanghai and to companies everywhere in China.
Association of etiquette experts
Hedonia is a proud member of Cercle International des Experts en Etiquette Française, the first association uniting French etiquette experts, offering professional training to hospitality schools, diplomats, luxury brands and high-performance companies in France, Eastern Europe, Russia, Middle-East, Hong Kong and Mainland China.
Hedonia is an official Approved Programme Provider (APP) of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) in Shanghai, China. Courses are delivered by professional wine educators from Europe, making Hedonia one of the very few centers in China offering WSET programs in English.