Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

Kennedy Confirmed as ASEV President


Date: 09/11/13

The American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV) has confirmed Dr. James Kennedy as the 2013-2014 president. Chair of the Department of Viticulture and Enology at California State University, Fresno, Kennedy succeeds Leticia Chacón-Rodríguez of Treasury Wine Estates to lead the ASEV’s 12-member board.

Dr. Jim Kennedy, CSU Fresno"It is an honor to serve an organization as established as ASEV," Kennedy said. "I hope to enhance the legacy of my predecessors, which directly impacts ASEV’s value to the industry today and in the future."

Kennedy has been an active ASEV member since 1991, serving as a board director and officer, policy committee chair, member of the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium program development committee and a current member of the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium LLC managing committee. He has also served as an associate editor of the American Journal of Enology and Viticulture since 2003.

In addition to his ASEV service, Kennedy is a member of the California Raisin Marketing Board, San Joaquin Valley Winegrowers Association, Australian Society of Oenology and Viticulture and American Chemical Society, Division of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. He received a Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Bordeaux in 2005 and has conducted research and published extensively in the field of grape and wine phenolic chemistry.

Formed in 1950 as a professional society dedicated to the interests of enologists, viticulturists and others in the fields of wine and grape research and production, the ASEV’s membership of more than 2,100 includes professionals from wineries, vineyards, and academic institutions and organizations. For more information, visit http://www.asev.org.
 

submit people news

Submit your press release and photo to people@winebusiness.com

wines & vines directory

Search wineries, growers, distributors, and industry suppliers in North America

latest listings

- grapes & bulk wine  •  yesterday at 10:08PM PDT
- real estate  •  yesterday at 9:47PM PDT
- winejobs.com  •  yesterday at 8:29PM PDT
- used equipment  •  yesterday at 7:56PM PDT
- grapes & bulk wine  •  yesterday at 5:53PM PDT

latest used barrels

- used barrels  •  yesterday at 1:53PM PDT
- used barrels  •  yesterday at 9:11AM PDT
- used barrels  •  Jul 30, 2014 at 3:47PM PDT
- used barrels  •  Jul 30, 2014 at 1:16PM PDT
- used barrels  •  Jul 30, 2014 at 8:07AM PDT

latest real estate

- real estate  •  yesterday at 9:47PM PDT
- real estate  •  yesterday at 1:33PM PDT
- real estate  •  Jul 29, 2014 at 8:21AM PDT
- real estate  •  Jul 28, 2014 at 8:48AM PDT
- real estate  •  Jul 24, 2014 at 12:14PM PDT

latest used equipment

- used equipment  •  yesterday at 7:56PM PDT
- used equipment  •  yesterday at 2:34PM PDT
- used equipment  •  yesterday at 2:34PM PDT
- used equipment  •  yesterday at 8:38AM PDT
- used equipment  •  yesterday at 7:52AM PDT

industry events

Aug 1
CA
Aug 2
CA
Search Events:

Copyright© 1994-2014 by Wine Communications Group. All Rights Reserved. Copyright protection extends to all written material, graphics, backgrounds and layouts. None of this material may be reproduced for any reason without written permission of the Publisher. Wine Business Insider, Wine Business Monthly, Grower & Cellar News and Wine Market News are all trademarks of Wine Communications Group and will be protected to the fullest extent of the law.