Winebow Imports’ Women in Wine Leadership Symposium (WWLS) is a forum to discuss the experiences, opportunities and challenges women face, and how we can build a more diverse, inclusive and successful industry for everyone.
This year’s symposium is the 10th anniversary event and consists of two dynamic sessions:
1:00-2:15pm EST — Keynote Conversation:
Annette Alvarez-Peters – Founder of annette a.p. Wine and Spirits Inc.
Jirka Jireh – Wine Consultant, Educator and Advocate
Mandy Oser – Owner & Wine Director, Ardesia Wine Bar
Moderated by Wanda Mann – East Coast Editor, The SOMM Journal & Founder, Wine With Wanda
2:15-2:30pm EST — Break
2:30-3:30pm EST — Working Together, Navigating Partnership Dynamics:
Adrianna Catena – Co-owner, El Enemigo and 4th Generation Vintner, Catena Wines
Alejandro Vigil – Co-owner, El Enemigo and Head Winemaker, Catena Wines
Sandra Tavares da Silva and Jorge Serôdio Borges, Co-Owners and Winemakers, Wine & Soul
Moderated by Cathy Huyghe – Co-Founder of Enolytics, Columnist at Forbes and Co-Creator of content for A Balanced Glass