Title Sponsor for Winemakers Toast & Auction: TricorBraun WinePak is dedicated to helping bring extraordinary wines to market by providing fast, efficient access to quality packaging components from their state-of-the-art repacking line and warehouses throughout the West Coast. Through partnerships with Ardagh Glass, Amcor Closures, and international suppliers, wineries receive the highest quality packaging components from domestic and imported bottles to closure solutions, including stocked Stelvin closure and capsules in several colors.
Title Sponsor for Trade & Media Tasting: Founded in 1916, American AgCredit specializes in providing financial services to agricultural and rural customers throughout California. They offer a broad range of agricultural loan and leasing services from winery, orchard, timber, row crops and dairy financing to country homes loans, equipment leasing, and construction financing.
Allied Grape Growers is a California winegrape marketing cooperative with nearly 600 grower-members located from major winegrape regions of California. The association exists for the purpose of efficient and competitive marketing of its members' grapes as well as offering marketing services for non-members. They maintain direct lines of year-round communication with growers and vintners for a better understanding of market conditions and opportunities.
Cabot is owned by 1,200 Dairy Farm Families throughout New York & New England. We manage four plants in three states, employing over 1,000 people, who make the best dairy products on the planet. Award-winning cheeses made with love and pride in Cabot and Middlebury, Vermont and Chateaugay, NY.
Grand Tasting Heritage Lounge Sponsor: Since 2010, CocoTutti has been producing delicious, colorful individual chocolates. Elyce (The Chocolatier / Owner) started with classic recipes, then updated them, and created the majority of our fine, divine chocolates from scratch. Many of our recipes start with our housemade jams and marmalades – which start with organic fruit from our local farmers’ market.
Comerica Bank has provided loan and financial service solutions for premium wineries since 1987, including lines of credit, term loans secured by real estate and vineyards, and equipment loans and leasing. Please give the winery specialists at Comerica a call when you require creativity and local knowledge backed by the resources of one of the largest business lenders in the nation.
Dillwood Burkel & Millar, LLP is committed to the understanding that quality is irreplaceable, and that client service is the measure of success. We utilize our variety of experiences within the firm to provide comprehensive accounting, tax, valuation and business advisory services to the full range of industries throughout the United States.
Exchange Bank is a community bank. As a community bank, we differ significantly from national and regional banks. The major difference is our commitment to the community and the level of service to customers. We have become partners with our neighbors by focusing only on our community, with an emphasis on making it a better place to live and work.
We specialize in the laws related to the production, distribution and sale of alcoholic beverages. We can address your needs in licensing and qualification, business and marketing practices, and represent you before federal and state agencies that regulate alcoholic beverages. We also act as special counsel in transactions involving licensees as well as in civil, administrative, and criminal proceedings that may affect alcoholic beverage license privileges.
Wine enthusiasts will enjoy a warm welcome and a friendly face as they travel Lodi Wine Country and enjoy a diverse range of wines, delicious foods, and great hospitality. Lodi is the self-proclaimed Zinfandel Capital of the World producing over 40 percent of California’s premium Zinfandel. Journalists and wine enthusiasts alike have long recognized Lodi as the home of highly acclaimed Old Vine Zinfandels, with some plantings dating back to 1888.
Michael’s Chocolates is a San Francisco based small batch, handmade artisan chocolatier specializing in award-winning chocolates and confections.
WE KNOW COWS. SO CHEESE COMES NATURALLY. When Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company was founded in 2000, we already had the most important part. Our dairy farm has always been known for making the freshest, highest quality milk. Our family’s herd of Holsteins were all raised from birth right on the property, giving us complete quality control from start to finish. Our first creamery was, and still is, right next in the milking parlor.
Ramondin's over 125-year history is marked by innovation and close client relationship. They are pioneers in developing new products, implementing novel raw materials for capsule manufacturing and generating added value through environmental policies or meticulous Social Responsibility plans. Also, this line of progress is intimately linked to Ramondin's close relationship with each of their clients. Proximity, closeness and trust have been critical in detecting needs, anticipating and offering solutions which have led them to lead the capsule global market.
The Sonoma Creamery® Story: Since 2012 Sonoma® has been under new ownership and management. They have expanded their fresh cheese product line to include Mr. Cheese O’s® and Cheese Crisps--new, on-trend, high-protein, gluten-free, low-carb, baked crunchy real cheese snacks with short, clean ingredient decks. In 2018, they launched a groundbreaking line of savory snack bars--Sonoma® Cheese Crisp Bars™. Our motto is "healthy indulgence." Above all, they are proud of their employees, who work hard every day to bring the very best cheeses and cheese snacks of the Wine Country to your table.
Winegrowers of Dry Creek Valley® (WDCV) is a 501c6 non-profit trade association of over 60 wineries and 150 winegrape growers. Formed in 1989, the association represents a multi-generational family community of vintners and growers committed to growing high-quality fruit, producing world-class wines, and welcoming visitors to experience Wine Paired with Life®. Dry Creek Valley is a premium winegrowing region in northern Sonoma County, California.
World Cooperage is a family-owned company building on four generations of experience in the oak industry. They proudly craft premium American and French oak barrels. Their cooperage is equipped with state of the art technology, allowing each barrel to be customized to a winemaker’s unique specifications. They work with you to build comprehensive barrel programs you can trust, time and time again.