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Tag: Rob McMillan

Afternoon Brief, January 16

Afternoon Brief, January 16

Millennials Still Missing as Fine-Wine Core Consumers, Says Silicon Valley Bank Report: Sales growth for U.S. wine is expected to remain in positive territory this year – better, for premium producers – but the industry needs to revamp its appeal to the next generations of core consumers else lose share of wallet to competing beverages and imported wines, according to a closely watched industry report released Wednesday evening…

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Afternoon Brief, January 11

Afternoon Brief, January 11

Napa County Hits The Prisoner Winery with Code Violation Notice: Napa County has told the new The Prisoner winery to stop selling art, stop selling jellies and jams and stop offering food services that the county says are comparable to those found at a restaurant or café…

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Afternoon Brief, January 7

Afternoon Brief, January 7

Organic Grape Growing Harms Vineyard Soil, Says a Consumer Advocacy Group: According to the pro-science consumer advocacy group, American Council on Science and Health (ACSH), organic wine may not be good for the earth-or at the very least, it’s bad for the local vineyard soil…

Afternoon Brief, November 13

Afternoon Brief, November 13

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Wine Spectator to Unveil Top 100 Wines of 2017 After tasting more than 16,000 wines from vineyards around the globe, the editors at Wine Spectator are set to release their much-anticipated list of the Top 100 Wines of 2017… Today’s News: Livermore Wineries Report Bump in Business […]

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Afternoon Brief, February 16

Afternoon Brief, February 16

Powerful Friday Storm in Southern California; Warm & Wet Atmospheric River to Affect Oroville Dam Watershed Monday: California is currently experiencing one of its wettest winters on record. Precipitation has been especially remarkable across the Northern Sierra watersheds, where liquid equivalent (rain+melted snow) is presently above 200% of average…

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Silicon Valley Bank Predicts 2016 Decline in Wine Consumption after Decades of Growth

Silicon Valley Bank Predicts 2016 Decline in Wine Consumption after Decades of Growth

Total and per-capita U.S. consumption to see first drop in more than 20 years; Domestic fine wine shows modest sales growth ST. HELENA, Calif. – January 21, 2016 – Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) released its annual State of the Wine Industry Report today. Silicon Valley Bank offers financial services and strategic advice to more than 300 […]

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Silicon Valley Bank Foresees Breakout Year Ahead for US Fine Wine Business

Silicon Valley Bank Foresees Breakout Year Ahead for US Fine Wine Business

Silicon Valley Bank, a leading provider of commercial banking services to the innovation sector and the wine industry, releases its Annual State of the Wine Industry Report in a live broadcast from the SVB TV studio today.

By January 21, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Crowdfunding: A Potential New Revenue Source for Wine Industry

Crowdfunding: A Potential New Revenue Source for Wine Industry

by Elizabeth Hans McCrone  When Naked Wines was contemplating financing for a new, online wine venture in the United Kingdom five years ago, the company came up with a simple but astute philosophy: we need to be nice to our customers. “We said to ourselves ‘we don’t have huge financial backing, we can’t do things […]

By April 8, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Silicon Valley Bank Wine Report 2014

Silicon Valley Bank Wine Report 2014

Silicon Valley Bank‘s State of the Wine Industry report webcast with Rob McMillan, founder of Silicon Valley Bank’s wine division, Paul Mabray, Chief Strategy Officer of VinTank; Mario Zepponi, Principal at Zepponi & Company; and Glenn Proctor, Partner in the Ciatti Company discussing the latest trends in wine industry growth, consumer demand, pricing and winery […]

By January 20, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
North Coast Wine Industry Expo Draws Thousands to Sonoma County Venue

North Coast Wine Industry Expo Draws Thousands to Sonoma County Venue

Conference Sessions Highlight Challenges / Opportunities for 2014 By Elizabeth Hans McCrone Over 3,000 people flocked to the Sonoma County Fairgrounds on Thursday to attend the second annual North Coast Wine Industry Expo. The event, that was packed with industry professionals from throughout California, Oregon, Washington and beyond featured 300 exhibitors and four different conference […]

By December 6, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
North Coast Wine Industry Expo Education Sessions and Speakers Announced

North Coast Wine Industry Expo Education Sessions and Speakers Announced

Industry Experts to Provide Insights in Viticulture, Production, Finance & Sales Healdsburg, Calif., October 3, 2013 – The Wine Industry Network today announced the session topics and line-up of industry experts speaking at this year’s North Coast Wine Industry Expo on December 5th at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, CA. The Expo, established […]

Speakers Announced for NCWIE Finance & Economic Outlook Session

Speakers Announced for NCWIE Finance & Economic Outlook Session

The North Coast Wine Industry Expo is excited to announce the panel of industry experts chosen to speak at the Finance & Economic Outlook session which will be the first of four educational sessions offered at the Expo on December 5th. All four sessions will cover topics ranging from vineyards and production to finance and […]

By September 12, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Secrets of a Successful Tasting Room: 2013 Survey Results

Secrets of a Successful Tasting Room: 2013 Survey Results

Cyril Penn of Wine Business Monthly, Brian Baker of Chateau Montelena and Ahin Thomas of the Vintners’ Alliance join Rob McMillan of Silicon Valley Bank‘s Wine Division to discuss Wine Business Monthly and Silicon Valley Bank’s 2013 Tasting Room Survey. Topics include: • Direct sales through tasting rooms and revenue generated • Fees and fee […]