International Events: Upcoming Registration Deadlines

March 15, 2021|International Marketing, Trade Marketing|

View this email in your browser REGISTER NOW FOR INTERNATIONAL TASTING EVENTS Sweden & Denmark | Canada | Mexico Registration deadlines are coming up for OWB's international events scheduled for this summer. With no registration fees, these events provide unique opportunities to explore key global markets at a low cost and high return on investment.  Sweden and Denmark |  [...]

Letter From Jon McDaniel of the United Sommeliers Foundation

April 24, 2020|Announcements, Trade Marketing|

I am writing to ask for your support of the United Sommeliers Foundation. We organized this charity when we realized there were no resources for unemployed sommeliers. What began as a GoFundMe page has evolved into a charitable foundation. We are asking for your assistance to support the people who have and will continue to [...]

Oregon Wine Trade Mission Opportunity – Philippines and Malaysia April 20-24, 2020

January 31, 2020|Announcements, International Marketing, Trade Marketing|

A note from Bob Morus, Oregon Wine Board Chairman and Chair of the International Marketing Committee: An offer for Oregon exporting brands has been announced and deserves your consideration. The Western United States Agriculture Trade Association (WUSATA), in conjunction with USDA, hosts a trade mission to the Philippines and Malaysia April 20-24, 2020. These WUSATA [...]

Registration Open for 2020 International Events

September 23, 2019|Announcements, International Marketing, 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 [...]

2020 Oregon Wine Tasting Events

August 30, 2019|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Trail Event, 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 [...]

TEXSOM 2019 Sponsorship Recap

August 22, 2019|Trade Marketing|

The Oregon Wine Board team returned to the TEXSOM Conference for the fourth year in a row August 18-20. Oregon continues to grow its presence at this conference. Between an OWB sponsored lunch for TEXSOM volunteers, Willamette Valley Wineries Association sponsored attendee lunch, a handful of volunteers from Oregon and several Oregon brands pouring at [...]

Wine From The Edge Event Recap | New York City | May 7, 2019

June 4, 2019|Trade Marketing|

At a glance: 51 attendees 76% were restaurant or retail buyers/managers/sommeliers Prominent press included Ray Isle of Food & Wine and Christina Pickard of Wine Enthusiast 28 Oregon wines representing 16 varieties and 11 AVAs (6 from the Willamette Valley, 3 from Southern Oregon, The Rocks District and Columbia Gorge) were featured The [...]

Unexplored Oregon Virtual Master Class Recap | Feb. 2, 2021

March 3, 2021|Oregon Wine Trail Event, Trade Marketing|

In May of 2020, the Oregon Wine Board was set to host the 4th and last Oregon Wine Trail event in Seattle but was forced to postpone the event due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After a few months, it became clear that in-person events were not going to be possible before the grant [...]

Oregon Wine Trail San Francisco Event Recap | March 4, 2020

April 10, 2020|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Trail Event, Trade Marketing|

On March 4, the Oregon Wine Trail San Francisco took over Terra Gallery for a day of Oregon wine tasting and learning. Read more about the Oregon Wine Trail events. The schedule for the day was: 12:30 – 2:00 pm | Trade Master Class 1:30 – 4:30 pm | Trade/Media walk-around tasting 6:00 – 8:30 [...]

Oregon Wine Trail New York City Event Recap | May 6, 2019

June 4, 2019|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Trail Event, Trade Marketing|

On May 6, the Oregon Wine Trail New York City took over The Altman Building in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea for a day of Oregon wine tasting and learning. Read more about the Oregon Wine Trail events. The schedule for the day was: 12 – 1:30pm | Trade Master Class 1 – [...]