Explore the Many Dimensions of Wine Sales & Marketing

October 17, 2019|Education, Oregon Wine Symposium, OWB Blog|

View this email in your browser EXPLORE THE MULTI-FACETED LANDSCAPE OF CONSUMER SALES AND MARKETING  Creating an impactful consumer sales and marketing program involves so much more than providing standout hospitality in your tasting room. The Sales & Marketing track at the 2020 Oregon Wine Symposium will increase your aptitude in media relations, wine marketing compliance, commission [...]

Registration Open for 2020 International Events

September 23, 2019|Announcement, International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

Registration is now open for the 2020 slate of international tasting events hosted by OWB around the globe. The upcoming year will be busy with opportunities in Mexico City, at ProWein in Germany and Vinexpo in Hong Kong. We have also expanded our Canadian tasting event offerings to include Toronto, Montréal and Calgary. These trade-focused events [...]

Registration Open for Symposium 2020

September 16, 2019|Oregon Wine Symposium, OWB Blog|

View this email in your browser REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 2020 OREGON WINE SYMPOSIUM  Registration is open for the 2020 Oregon Wine Symposium, which will take place Tuesday, Feb. 11 and Wednesday, Feb.12 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. Here's what's included in your Full-Access Ticket:  Two days of seminars, lectures and panel discussions [...]

2020 Oregon Wine Tasting Events

August 30, 2019|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Trail Event, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

View this email in your browser A FULL SLATE OF 2020 EVENTS IS COMING Consider these upcoming growth opportunities 2020 will present another diverse set of Oregon Wine Board opportunities for producers to increase brand exposure and grow sales in key markets around the world. After successful executions in L.A. and NYC, the OWB is taking the Oregon Wine [...]

Verify Your Tasting Room Information by Sept. 5

August 19, 2019|Consumer Marketing, OWB Blog|

The Oregon Wine Board publishes a touring guide that aspires to include tasting room information for every tasting room in the state. We collect that tasting room information directly from you and your peers. We also share your tasting room details through a web tool called “Explore.” You can see it here. In 2018 we worked with [...]

Save the Date: 2020 Oregon Wine Symposium

August 16, 2019|Education, Oregon Wine Symposium, OWB Blog|

SAVE THE DATE: FEBRUARY 11-12, 2020 As you head towards harvest, mark your calendar for the 2020 Oregon Wine Symposium. On Feb. 11-12, we'll gather for the Oregon wine industry's annual education, networking and celebratory event - not to mention the region's largest wine industry trade show. The Symposium planning team is working in partnership with dozens of industry volunteers to [...]

2018 Preliminary Grape Pricing Report

July 12, 2019|Announcement, OWB Blog, Winery & Vineyard Report|

Update July 18, 2019: Since original publication on July 15, average price figures have been updated for North Willamette Valley Chardonnay, Pinot gris and Pinot noir and South Willamette Valley Pinot gris and Pinot noir. The preliminary pricing report for grapes from the 2018 Oregon Vineyard and Winery Survey is now available. The report includes weighted average prices and [...]

2019 Wine Spectator Coop Advertising Opportunity

June 26, 2019|Consumer Marketing, OWB Blog|

The Oregon Wine Board, in partnership with Wine Spectator, are offering one cooperative advertising opportunity for up to 18 Oregon wineries, providing exposure in the magazine at a price ($3,200) that is more affordable than standalone advertising. The highly qualified readership of the print magazine is estimated at 3 million, with more than 370,000 paid subscribers. [...]

Apply Now to be Considered for the Oregon Wine Board of Directors in 2020

May 27, 2019|Announcement, OWB Blog|

There is expected to be one (1) opening on the nine-member Oregon Wine Board starting in January 2020. Applications for those positions are being accepted until July 31, 2019. The Governor’s Oregon Wine Board appointee is also invited to stand for ratification by members of the Oregon Winegrowers Association to serve concurrently on both Boards [...]

VingDirect Tasting Room and Wine Club Management Webinar Series

May 15, 2019|Education, OWB Blog, Webinar|

The Oregon Wine Board is proud to partner with the Oregon Wine Brotherhood to sponsor educational training workshops in tasting room and wine club management. Susie Tucker from VingDirect will lead this series of four two-part webinars on Wednesday and Thursday mornings throughout May and June. The webinars are free to Oregon wine [...]