Speakers

Joanna Sciarrino

Joanna Sciarrino

Joanna Sciarrino is the editor in chief of VinePair and one of the co-hosts of the VinePair Podcast. Prior to joining the team, Joanna worked at Food52 where she held the position of Executive Editor for three years, before that she held the position of Managing...

Cathy Huyghe

Cathy Huyghe

Cathy Huyghe is an entrepreneur, writer and mindfulness proponent. She is the co-founder of Enolytics, a technology-centric disruptor and provider of business solutions for the wine industry. She writes about the business and politics of the wine industry in her...

Felicity Carter

Felicity Carter

Journalist and editor Felicity Carter is the Executive Editor at The Drop, the content arm of Pix. Previously she worked for Meininger Verlag, Europe’s biggest wine and spirits publisher, where she built Meininger’s Wine Business International into the world’s only...

Amanda McCrossin

Amanda McCrossin

Amanda McCrossin is a certified sommelier, wine personality, and TikTok/Instagram/YouTube creator. As the former Sommelier & Wine Director at PRESS Restaurant in Napa Valley, Amanda worked with the world’s largest, deepest restaurant collection of all Napa Valley...

Pauline Vicard

Pauline Vicard

Born and raised into a winemaking family in Burgundy, Pauline has been working in the wine sector for the last 15 years both in Europe and Internationally, in the market research department of the Burgundy wine office and the French Embassy, before creating her own...

David Gluzman

David Gluzman

David Gluzman is the CEO of Wine Folly, which is one of the most popular websites for people to learn about wine. Gluzman has been a wine enthusiast since his earlier career as a competitive cyclist brought him to the wine regions of Italy. In an effort to encourage...

Guillaume Jourdan

Guillaume Jourdan

With over 25 years of experience, from Luxury Cosmetics at Clinique (Estée Lauder Group) to the Media at Lycos (Bertelsmann and Telefonica) including the financial industry as Communication adviser for listed companies’ CEOs & CFOs, Guillaume Jourdan worked both...

Robert Joseph

Robert Joseph

Robert is a wine business consultant and an editorial consultant for Meininger’s Wine Business International, which he helped to launch in 2006. In 1983, after living in Burgundy for five years, he launched Wine International magazine; set up the International Wine...

Dave Infante

Dave Infante

Dave Infante is an award-winning journalist with over a decade of experience reporting on the business, culture, and politics of beverage alcohol. He contributes to VinePair as a writer-at-large covering the beer industry, and publishes an independent newsletter,...

Josh Malin

Josh Malin

Josh is the President and Co-Founder of VinePair. Josh loves putting things together — websites, words, Legos, and cases of wine. Prior to VinePair, Josh spent a few years helping to build Ez Texting, an NYC startup, into the leading provider of text messaging...

Adam Teeter

Adam Teeter

Adam Teeter is the cofounder and CEO of VinePair, the most read drinks publication in America. Adam founded the publication in 2014 with Josh Malin and since then has become a recognized authority on industry trends and how drinks brands can effectively grow their...

Peter Yeung

Peter Yeung

Peter Yeung (pronounced “young”) is a leading wine business consultant, developing strategic business plans and innovative marketing plans for the wine industry.  He is the author of the book “Luxury Wine Marketing” and the host of the XChateau podcast.  He was...

Attilio Scienza

Attilio Scienza

Attilio Scienza is a full professor at the University of Milan where he teaches courses on genetic developments in viticulture in the Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences. Scienza also teaches Viticulture in the Master’s program of the University of Turin in...