Under the Influence – Who really holds sway in the buying decision today? NSW

2017-10-26T20:49:21+09:3023 October 2017|News|

Monday 23rd October saw our NSW Chapter put on their thinking - and drinking - chapeaus and get stuck into Under the Influence - Who really holds sway in wine-buying decisions today? An idea shamelessly stolen following the Victorian Chapter's successful series of events, we gathered disparate views from across the industry to pick apart consumer influences and decision making. The panel comprised: Jason Bowyer, Buying Director for Wines &

Viv Thomson – 2017 Victorian Legend of the Vine

2017-10-26T10:39:03+09:3021 October 2017|Media release, News|

To a standing ovation yesterday, Eric Vivian Thomson, fondly known as Viv Thomson amongst wine industry peers, was announced Legend of the Vine Victoria at the annual WCA Melbourne Wine Show Awards Lunch. Thomson comes from a long line of winemakers and received ‘Legend of the Vine’ status for his service to the wine industry as one of Australia’s longest serving winemakers. “Viv has made an outstanding contribution to the

Notice of WCA AGM

2017-10-27T09:37:06+09:3011 October 2017|News|

2017 WCA Annual General Meeting NOTICE OF MEETING Notice is hereby given that in accordance with Rule 7.1 of the Constitution of Wine Communicators of Australia Limited ABN 81 151 598 168, the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the company will be held 1st November 2017 at the Pernod Ricard Office, Sydney at 5.30pm. AGENDA Welcome from the Chair Acceptance of apologies received and those tendered from the floor of

Wine Communicator Awards finalists announced

2017-10-11T11:58:32+09:306 October 2017|Media release, News|

Wine Communicators of Australia (WCA) has today announced the finalists in the 10 categories of the 2017 Wine Communicator Awards. Following judges feedback in 2016, this year both the ‘Best Wine Book’ and ‘Best Wine Publication’ were split in to two distinct categories, technical and trade, and consumer. A new category was also developed for Best Wine Public Relations Campaign. 15 experienced and respected wine industry professionals have been selected