Serafin Alvarado, MS
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Serafin Alvarado’s love of wine began more than decade ago, as a room service waiter for Hilton Hotels in his native Puerto Rico...MORE
Brian Bauer, CWE, CSS
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

In his role as Director of Wine Education, Brian is responsible for developing and facilitating Wine Education programs to thousands of employees in the midwest.....MORE
Fred Dame, MS
DAOU Vineyards & Winery

Frederick L. Dame, Master Sommelier brings an impressive blend of experience, expertise and enthusiasm to the world of wine and cuisine. He is the first American ..MORE

Mark de Vere, MW
Constellation Academy of Wine

As Master of Wine for the Constellation Academy, Mark presents fine wine educational programs to consumers and wine trade audiences around the world. A native of Oxford, England, Mark began his...MORE

Constellation Academy of Wine
Allison Hupp, DipWSET, CS
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Currently, the Wine Educator for Northern California, Allison originally joined the SGWS family in 2012 as an Estate Wine Manager for Indiana. Her experience in PR, fine dining, journalism...MORE
KathRYN Morgan, MS
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Before moving to New York in 2016, Kathryn Morgan began her wine career as a sommelier in Washington, DC. She has over 15 years of restaurant experience....MORE
Ira Norof, CWE, CSE
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

In 1976 his wine & spirits career began in a retail wine shop. As his knowledge and passion for the product grew he eventually became a Sommelier in a Beverly Hills Restaurant...MORE
Alpana Singh, MS
Check Please! / Terra & Vine

Born and raised in Monterey, California, Alpana Singh’s strong work ethic and ease with people of all ages stemmed from a youth spent working in her family’s ethnic grocery store...MORE

Joseph Spellman, MS
JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery

Joseph Spellman, MS is the lead wine educator for JUSTIN Vineyards of Paso Robles, and Landmark Vineyards of Sonoma County. He has worked with wine since 1979...MORE

JUSTIN Vineyards
Guy Stout, MS, CWE
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Guy is one of only 230 Master Sommelier (MS) in the world. He is also a Certified Wine Educator (CWE), Certified Spirits Specialist (CSS), Certified Bordeaux Wine Educator...MORE

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
Madeline Triffon, MS

Madeline is one of 149 professionals who have earned the title Master Sommelier in North America; there are 236 Master Sommeliers who have...MORE

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Jessica Waugh, Assistant Director of Wine Education for SGWS Nevada like many, fell into the wine business. Jessica is originally trained in architecture, but decided to step away...MORE

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

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