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20 JanPutting your best foot forward, while delivering a great wine presentation


Glossophobia, the  abnormal fear of public speaking or trying to speak, comes from the Greek words: γλῶσσα ~ glōssa, meaning tongue φόβος ~…

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01 NovLisa Mattson Receives the 2012 Diaz Communications Innovator of the Year Award


Each year, since 2009, Jose and I not only watch who’s a leading innovator, but we also feel, as seasoned veterans,…

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19 SepSeven Traits of a Good Keynote Speaker


Maybe it’s because we just saw a slew of them at the national political conventions, or perhaps it’s because we see…

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16 AugHow to Handle Wine Donation Requests


If you are in the wine industry, you know that the request for wine donations is a common occurrence. Perhaps it’s…

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