California Wine Institute International Wine Summit, San Francisco, Calif. (speaker)

Food & Wine Classic, Aspen, Colo. (panel moderator)

Professional Wine Writers Symposium, Napa, Calif. (speaker/faculty)

Association of Food Journalists Conference, San Francisco, Calif. (speaker/wine director)

Wine Tourism Conference, Portland, Ore. (keynote speaker)

Vintners Holidays, Yosemite, Calif. (panel moderator)

Texas Hill Country Wine & Food Festival, Austin, Texas (panel moderator)

Divas Uncorked Wine Conference, Boston, Mass. (speaker)

Virginia conference, Richmond (panelist)

Colorado Wine Industry Development board conference, Grand Junction (speaker)

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, Calif. (interviewee)

San Francisco Chronicle Wine/Cooking School, San Francisco, Calif. (instructor)

Central Otago Pinot Noir Conference, Queenstown, New Zealand (panelist)

New Zealand Winegrowers Export Conference, Auckland, NZ (speaker)

Wines of Chile Export Conference, Santiago, Chile (speaker)


NPR “All Things Considered)” radio (interviewee)

BBC World radio (interviewee)

Fox News radio (interviewee)

New Zealand “Breakfast” TV show (interviewee)

910Talk radio, “Dining Around” with Joel Riddell (interviewee)

CBS San Francisco radio with Andy Blue (interviewee)