Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

Washington Wine Industry Foundation Adds Board Member


Date: 06/20/14

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation (WWIF) recently welcomed Sherri Swingle as a new member on the board of directors.

Swingle has more than 20 years of experience as a marketing specialist, event strategist and fundraising consultant. She has worked with a variety of clients and has become known for her attention to detail and broad visions. Swingle consistently exceeds financial goals and infiltrates projects with creativity, focusing on building long-term relationships and implementing strategic change.

Most recently, Swingle served as the executive director for Northwest Wine Benefit Foundation, producing the nationally recognized Auction of Washington Wines – a series of events focused on promoting the wines of Washington state with a mission of raising funds for area beneficiaries. Previous clients and partners have included Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Washington State University, Savor the Central Coast Food and Wine Festival and others.

Swingle’s career has put her in touch with an extensive network of individuals, allowing her to collaborate with talented and creative teams. Her marketing background gives her a unique perspective within the non-profit sector, allowing her to approach fundraising with a broader vision and with consideration to the respective missions of cooperation’s and individuals.

WWIF is a nonprofit that focuses on meeting the needs of the grape and wine industry including scholarships, education, outreach, research and other information. The Foundation works in partnerships to accomplish the activities identified as priorities by the industry. The new board members each have a skill set to assist the Foundation in helping the Washington wine industry grow.

Region: Northwest, USA

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 used barrels

- used barrels  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 8:02AM PST
- used barrels  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 8:02AM PST
- used barrels  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 8:02AM PST
- used barrels  •  Dec 17, 2014 at 8:43AM PST
- used barrels  •  Dec 17, 2014 at 4:20AM PST

latest real estate

- real estate  •  Dec 19, 2014 at 9:10AM PST
- real estate  •  Dec 10, 2014 at 9:31AM PST
- real estate  •  Dec 2, 2014 at 9:34AM PST
- real estate  •  Nov 28, 2014 at 2:29PM PST
- real estate  •  Nov 25, 2014 at 9:51AM PST

latest used equipment

- used equipment  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 3:23PM PST
- used equipment  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 3:23PM PST
- used equipment  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 3:23PM PST
- used equipment  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 11:05AM PST
- used equipment  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 9:40AM PST

latest services & supplies

- services & supplies  •  Dec 18, 2014 at 7:36AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Dec 16, 2014 at 12:55PM PST
- services & supplies  •  Dec 15, 2014 at 11:21AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Dec 13, 2014 at 6:52AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Dec 13, 2014 at 6:52AM PST

industry events

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.