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An Interview with a Digital Media Superstar

Recently I was given the assignment to interview one of my idols in the wine business and social media industry: Lisa Mattson. Lisa is the Communications Director at Jordan Winery and is well known throughout our industry for her video storytelling and digital marketing expertise. Lisa is a normal, small town girl whose dreams of… Read More An Interview with a Digital Media Superstar

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A special speaker at the wine tourism conference in Portland

The Governor of Oregon: John kitzhaber kicks off the wine tourism conference 2013! A supporter of the wine, culinary, craft beer and travel industries, he embraces the economic impact that’s created by the tourism industry. At the wine tourism conference it seemed appropriate to have a man so mindful of the business and it’s impact… Read More A special speaker at the wine tourism conference in Portland

SOCIAL MEDIA

Manners and media

When did it become OK to go up to a total stranger and say, “this is wrong, you are both on your phones”? Is it because we are in a pub like atmosphere that it lessens the intrusion factor? I recall as a young girl going to the early bird special with my grandparents at… Read More Manners and media

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A Perfect Manhattan

After months of failed attempts at hanging out I found myself at the local Healdsburg Bar and Grill  with a pal I met on Twitter along with her husband and my Love. The evening witnessed four people with far too many similarities laugh together and talk shop. A Chef, Physical Eduaction Teacher, Dental Hygenist and Tasting… Read More A Perfect Manhattan