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Amorim Cork America Hosts Virtual Roundtable Sharing Success Stories of Women in Wine

"Encourage. Inspire. Change." Aims to Inspire More Diverse and Equitable Workplaces
by Amorim Cork America
December 08, 2020


Napa, Calif. (Dec. 4, 2020)—Next week on Dec. 9, Amorim Cork America will host “Encourage. Inspire. Change. Success Stories of Women in Wine,” a virtual roundtable discussion bringing together a group of trailblazing women in the wine industry to share their journeys – the opportunities, the challenges, and the lessons learned.

The online session forms part of Amorim’s greater ENCOUR(A)GE initiative to increase diversity and equality in the workplace, and ultimately inspiring others to be agents of change in the wine industry and to forge paths for women and other individuals who have often been marginalized.

The one-hour discussion and Q&A will kick off at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9. The panel, moderated by Amorim Cork America’s creative director P.J. Awe, will feature women executives from some of the leading wine businesses in the U.S.A., including Johnson Brothers Liquor, Crimson Wine Group, and The Wine Group. 


  • Victoria Snyder, EVP of Operations and Chief Strategy Officer, Johnson Brothers Liquor Co.
  • Jennifer Locke, CEO, Crimson Wine Group
  • Leilani Johnson, Head of Talent Management & Development, The Wine Group
  • P.J. Awe, Creative Director, Amorim Cork America (moderator)

Members of the press and trade are invited to register here for this complimentary session; a confirmation email to all registrants with details to access the online session will follow.

For further information, please contact Katie Canfield of O’Donnell Lane at 530-720-1138 or Register for the event:

About Amorim Cork America

Amorim is the leading world producer of cork products, having been involved in the sector since 1870. The company’s product portfolio covers various sectors, including, among others, wine, construction, flooring, aeronautics, automotive and footwear. It has implemented an integrated production process that ensures that no cork is wasted, and it supports various initiatives for collecting and recycling cork stoppers across five continents. 

Amorim Cork America is the North American sales and distribution center located in Napa, California. We provide top notch solutions that guarantee a customized approach tailored to each client’s needs. Amorim Cork America’s sales and management team provides expert knowledge to winemakers, technical support, quality assurance managers and wine marketers in all facets of wine cork closures.

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