Our commitment to Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS)

Using education, networking, mentorship, initiatives and training, WOTVS is making groundbreaking change across all three tiers of the beverage alcohol industry.

We've been there since the beginning

 

We are the Founding Memeber of Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS). We saw the organization as a perfect extension of our own commitments to making changes in the industry across the entire supply chain.

 

Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS) is an all-encompassing global membership organization, dedicated to boldly pushing the wine, beer and spirits industry toward a more diverse, equitable and inclusive era that supports business development and innovation, empowering all to thrive. The organization has many unique initiatives including: 

  • Ongoing relevant, timely and courageous conversations, coupled with year-round educational programs that support Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) and Business Development & Innovation (BD&I).
  • WOTVS offers ongoing training, networking and education, recognizing and supporting women in C-suite positions within the wine, beer and spirits industry.
  • Women of the Vine & Spirits has launched Women Powered Brands™, which is the first beverage alcohol specific resource and database connecting women-owned, women-led and women-made brands to buyers, wholesalers, importers, media, bartenders, bar managers and supplier diversity procurement managers across the entire beverage alcohol and hospitality industry. Learn more here.
  • Certifying women-owned businesses to help all business expand their support of diverse suppliers and brands more easily. Look for the Women of the Vine & Spirits seal when choosing businesses with which to partner and you can be certain that you are choosing a women-owned operation.

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The Women of the Vine & Spirits Foundation provides scholarships for the purpose of helping individuals advance their careers in the food, wine, spirits, beer, and hospitality industries.