Wine Industry Conference

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 • 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM PDT

$75.00 - $650.00

Event Details

The North Bay Business Journal's Wine Industry Conference is one of the publication's annual networking events that's taken place for over two decades. The wine-centric soiree brings in a variety of attendees with wine industry backgrounds, as well as attendees from other general business backgrounds in the North Bay. It acts as a great hub of knowledge and networking for the North Bay Business Journal community, featuring expert keynote speakers and panelists each year.


This year's theme is, "Elevating Your Wine Business through Strategic Succession Effective Distribution and Innovative Marketing."


Joining us at the conference will be Keynote Speaker Remi Cohen, CEO of Domaine Carneros Winery, presenting: "Strategies for Success -- Mentorship, Succession, and Business Continuity Planning for the Future."


To follow, Tahlia Suggs, Marketing Apprentice at Price Family Vineyards & Estates, and Courtney Guntz-Summer, Assistant Director of Education at the Veraison Project, will speak about their experience and advocacy for The Veraison Project which is a wine and beverage industry apprenticeship program.


To follow from Treasury Wine Estates will be Justin Noland, Senior Director of DTC Marketing and E-commerce, and Shem Swerkes, Director of Digital Innovation

To follow Jim Morris, Director of Hospitality at Balletto Vineyards: "How do wineries stand out in a crowded marketplace?"


Additionally, joining us Data Expert, MJ Dale, Founder and CEO of Customer Vineyards.

Wine Industry Conference

April 23, 2024

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country, Ballroom

170 Railroad Street, Santa Rosa

Venue Information

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country
170 Railroad Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Organizer Information

North Bay Business Journal

416 B Street
Ste A.
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
+1 (707) 521-5231

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