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Wine Market Council Reschedules Its 2016 Napa Consumer Research Conference For March 10, 2016

New York Conference confirmed for March 7, 2016
July 07, 2015

Wine Market Council, the non-profit association of grape growers, wine producers, importers, wholesalers, and other affiliated wine businesses and organizations, has officially rescheduled the Napa presentation of U.S. wine consumer trends for Thursday, March 10, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville, California. The conference was originally scheduled for March 2, 2016.

 Featured speakers will include John Gillespie, President of Wine Market Council; Danny Brager, Senior Vice President of Nielsen’s Beverage Alcohol Practice Area; and the first annual Wine Market Council grant recipient, Nicholas Johnston, doctoral candidate at Texas Tech University. More information about the conference program will be posted as it develops.

Wine Market Council’s Consumer Research Conferences are free for Wine Market Council members (up to 3 company representatives can attend) and $125 for non-members. Both conferences include a networking wine and hors d’oeuvres reception directly following the conference presentations. Attendees can register beginning this Fall at Media passes will be available. For more immediate information, contact Sherri Fidel at or 707.738.8796.

New York, NY
Monday, March 7, 2016 // 9:30am – 12:30pm
Museum of Modern Art, Titus 2 Theater (11 W 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019)

Napa Valley, CA
Thursday, March 10, 2016 // 9:00am – 12:00pm
Lincoln Theater, Yountville (100 California Drive, Yountville, CA, 94559)
(Rescheduled from March 2, 2016)

Registration for the two conferences will begin Fall 2015.

Wine Market Council is a non-profit association of grape growers, wine producers, importers, wholesalers, retailers, and other affiliated wine businesses and organizations. The council’s mission is to grow, strengthen, and stabilize the wine market in the U.S. on behalf of all segments of the industry. Wine Market Council provides its members with consumer research that is proprietary to Wine Market Council members, who incorporate it into their strategic planning, marketing and sales execution. Wine Market Council was established in 1994 as a non-profit (501c6) trade association working through all tiers of the U.S. wine industry to grow the wine market. More information can be found at and on Twitter @WineMktCouncil.

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