Women of the Vine & Spirits Announces Appointment of Sandra LeDrew to Advisory Board
LAKE BLUFF, IL (September 13, 2017) – Women of the Vine & Spirits, a membership-based alliance that empowers and equips women worldwide to progress their careers in the alcohol beverage industry, has appointed Sandra LeDrew, President of Winery Operations & Chief Development Officer for Terlato Wine Group to its USA Advisory Board.
LeDrew is a seasoned industry veteran and a respected leader known for her authentic and focused leadership style, building high performing teams and mentoring employees for personal and professional development.
“It is an honor to join Women of the Vine & Spirits Advisory Board and to bring my 25 years of experience in the industry to such a vital cause. I have spent my entire career in wine & spirits and have a deep understanding of the obstacles women can face in this business. I’m looking forward to working with the other esteemed Advisory Board members and providing my unique perspective on workforce diversity, talent development and mentoring leadership.
Deborah Brenner, Founder & President, Women of the Vine & Spirits commented on LeDrew appointment, “We are so fortunate to have Sandra’s leadership experience on our Advisory Board,” said “Sandra is known for her world-class culture of teamwork and collaboration, making her guidance uniquely valuable as we work together to advance and empower women in the industry.”
About Terlato Wine Group: Terlato Wines has a portfolio of more than 85 wine brands from world class wine producers in more than a dozen countries and is a leading marketer of wines $20 and up in the U.S. Terlato Wines garners more 90+ ratings than any wine company in the world and is a division of the Terlato Wine Group, the parent company comprising several small businesses specializing in the marketing and production of exceptional wines. Owned and operated by the Terlato family for four generations, the Group also includes the family’s winery investments and partnerships in some of the world’s most esteemed wine regions including: Napa Valley; Sonoma County and Sta. Rita Hills in California; Red Mountain in Washington; Victoria, Australia; the Rhône Valley in France; Friuli, Italy and; Montalcino, Italy. For more information, please visit www.terlatowines.com.
About Women of the Vine & Spirits™: Women of the Vine & Spirits is a membership-based alliance that empowers and equips women worldwide to advance their careers in the alcohol beverage industry. Women of the Vine & Spirits offers extensive education, advocacy, training, mentorship, networking and steadfast support for women at every position in the field, particularly through the annual Women of the Vine & Spirits Global Symposium which will be held March 12 – 14, 2018 in Napa, California. For more information or corporate partnership inquiries, please visit womenofthevine.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org