The up-and-coming founder of a Sonoma County Direct-To-Trade wine business is a convicted felon & instigator of a possibly illegal wine scheme

December 18, 2018

The founder of a new Sonoma County Direct-to-Trade business has been convicted of 25 federal felonies, has a highly sanitized LinkedIn profile, and has been involved in a highly irregular — and possibly illegal — wine production and sales operation. Recently honored by the North Bay Business Journal as one of “Forty Under 40 Ones […]

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Drizly more than doubles funding with New $34.5 Million Series C — Powers ahead of Coravin & Vivino to #3 position overall

December 13, 2018

The funding was revealed in a December 10 SEC FORM D Filing Previous Wine Industry Insight/Wine Executive News wine tech funding profiles: VinoVolo landed $17 million before being bought Minibar Delivery: #18 in Wine Executive News Wine Tech Funding Series Wine Communications Group/Wine Business #17 in Wine Executive News Wine Tech Funding Series Kuvée brings […]

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Wine Communications Group/Wine Business: #17 in Wine Executive News Wine Tech Funding Series

November 27, 2018

Associated links Wine Business Monthly Acquires WITS, The Wine Industry Technology Symposium Winebusiness.com Raises $7M At End of Second Financing Round; Sabate SA and Diosos SA Join Leading Wine Trade Publisher to Launch Global Online B2B Marketplace. Winebusiness.com Appoints VP of Content and Community; Former Excite@Home Exec Leverages Experience to Expand the Wine Industry’s Most […]

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SevenFifty Ranks #15 in U.S. WineTech Funding

October 29, 2018

The Genial Reign of SevenFifty.com Could This NYC Startup That Just Raised $8.5M Change the Beverage Industry Completely? SevenFifty cofounder and CEO Aaron Sherman: “By looking at liquor license applications, the addressable market hovers around 200,000 businesses nationwide. SevenFifty currently works with 700 distributors representing roughly $20B in combined annual sales, a large percentage of […]

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Kuvée brings in $8.25 million before biting the dust at #16 in WineTech funding

Smart wine bottle company Kuvee is going out of business Kuvée’s email letter to customers The email blamed the 2017 wine country fires for the c0mpany demise, said the company would look f0r a partner to continue the technology, and asked for a final order. Thank you for being our companion in our journey to […]

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