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Wine Executive Program 2013
Registration Now Open!

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Here at UC Davis Executive Education, we’re pleased to announce that registration for the Wine Executive Program 2013 is now open. The program will be held from March 24-28 at our Gallagher Hall Facility. Over the past twelve years, over 700 wine industry executives have attended this unique and informative program.

The program guides leaders in effectively navigating the vinology and business landscape of the wine industry. Sessions are tailored to help wine industry executives grow the success of their businesses, while introducing them to state-of-the-art technologies and processes for making and selling wine. Come away with a comprehensive financial and marketing plan for your wine business, and familiarize yourself with wine vernacular so you can talk the talk at industry events.

Who Should Attend?

Specifically designed to teach the fundamentals of winemaking and management skills necessary to be profitable in today’s  challenging wine trade, the innovative program is tailored for middle and senior managers from wineries and vineyards of all sizes, industry suppliers, distributors, financial institutions, service providers and affiliated businesses.

In the past, the program has attracted wine industry decision-makers from 15 U.S. states, and five continents, including attendees from France, England, Italy, Australia, China, Chile, Argentina, South Korea and Canada. The international flavor of this program offers participants stimulating discussion about the wine business globally  and valuable networks that endure long after the program.

Early Bird Pricing

The Wine Executive Program sells out every year, so we encourage participants to take advantage of early bird pricing to secure their spot in this limited-registration, hands-on event. Click here for a more in-depth breakdown of program fees and learn how you can save by registering earlier.

New Website

This year, we’ve updated functionalities of the event website to provide attendees with a better sense of what the program looks and feels like. For even more context, check out accolades from last year’s attendees, images from the event, and a recap blog we posted after the Wine Executive Program 2012.

For more information on how to join the 2013 Wine Executive Education Program please contact  Managing Director Wendy Beecham.

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