Last Chance to Snag Early Bird Tickets for Seventh Annual WiVi Central Coast, Held in Paso Robles on March 12
February 15, 2019
PASO ROBLES, CA -- Now in its seventh year, the WiVi Central Coast wine industry conference and tradeshow has become the largest wine industry event in Central and Southern California. The show will be held March 13, 2019 at the Paso Robles Event Center. Early registration discounts for the session program and tradeshow end today. By registering early, guests can save on the biggest event of the year and gain admission to Bottle Bash: Central Coast, the local edition of Wine Business Monthly’s infamous party that kicks off the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium.
At the Keynote Address, don’t miss a stellar line-up of speakers who bring together a variety of viewpoints. From wine scores to on-premise experiences and retail sales, Matt Kettmann, contributing editor of Wine Enthusiast, will moderate a dynamic discussion. Listen to how Wally's, a Los Angeles-based fine wine and gourmet food market has transformed its retail space into a wine experience from Christian Navarro, president and principal. Randy Evans, Beverage Director with the Hillstone Restaurant Group will share insights about how Central Coast wines are making it onto wine lists of the group's popular places like Houston's and Rutherford Grill. Connecting to the consumer, creating memorable experiences and focusing on quality are the resounding themes you'll hear.
The full educational session line-up and speakers can be found here.
At the tradeshow (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.), there will be more than 175 exhibits on display, as well as professional winemaker trials tastings, which are included with a purchased tradeshow ticket. The popular Vineyard Automation Center, which features the latest and greatest vineyard technology, will again be prominent.
A networking lunch (included with all tickets) will bring together all the best winemakers, growers, marketers and more—the perfect place to meet your peers.
To register, or for more information about everything taking place at WiVi,
About WiVi Central Coast
WiVi Central Coast Wine Industry Conference & Tradeshow (WiVi) is a regional meeting that draws winemakers, grape growers, winery owners and managers together to network and experience the full range of resources available to them on the Central Coast and beyond. Held at the Paso Robles Event Center, the one-day conference includes educational seminars with a regional focus on viticulture, winemaking and DTC/winery marketing addressed by today’s top industry leaders; as well as a tradeshow featuring nearly 200 exhibits showcasing new products and innovative tools. It was launched in 2012 as a collaboration between Wine Business Monthly, the leader in product information and resources for the wine industry; and Precision Ag Consulting, a regional viticulture consulting business that understands the pulse of the Central Coast. For more information on WiVi, please visit WiViCentralCoast.com.