12/21/2011
Napa Vintners Announce Partnership with UC Davis to bring Professional Development course to Napa Valley

St. Helena, CA - The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV), non-profit trade organization representing more than 420 wineries in the Napa Valley, is proud to announce that it is partnering with the University of California at Davis to host a unique, professional development...

12/1/2011
Napa Vintners Announce Offerings from Premiere Napa Valley 2012 Portfolio

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association of more than 420 wineries in America's premier wine region announce the Premiere Napa Valley portfolio being offered for sale in February 2012. "Wines from Premiere Napa Valley...

11/29/2011
Napa Valley Vintners Announce GI Status Approval in Thailand

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association representing more than 420 wineries in the appellation announced today that the country of Thailand has recognized Napa Valley with Geographic Indication (GI) Status that will protect...

11/18/2011
The Napa Valley Designated Official Wine Region of the 34th America's Cup

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley has been named the official wine region of the 34th America's Cup. In partnership with The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) and The Napa Valley Destination Council (NVDC), America's Cup events in the United States through 2013 will...

11/9/2011
Napa Valley Vintners--Report on Harvest 2011

"Although it may be stretching to compare our harvest with one of the greatest ever games in the history of baseball...but like the 2011 World Series, we had our ups and downs, and finally pulled it out. This was one of our most exciting harvests ever!"...

10/13/2011
Napa Vintners Celebrate Historic $100 Million Milestone

St Helena, CA--Today the Napa Valley Vintners(NVV), non-profit trade association representing more than 420 wineries in America's premier wine region have surpassed $100 million in giving to the community from its annual June fundraiser Auction Napa Valley...

10/9/2011
Napa Vintners Present Harvest Live 2011

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association is excited to bring "Harvest Live 2011," the Napa Valley's first week-long, live harvest webcast that will allow viewers to interact in real time with winemakers, vineyard managers...

10/4/2011
Napa Vintners Celebrate October 2011 as Napa Valley Harvest Month

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association of more than 420 wineries in America's premier wine region are toasting the harvest throughout October--and beyond, bringing the celebration of harvest to the world through its...

10/3/2011
Napa Vintners Host Masters of Wine and Master Sommeliers for In-Depth Educational Program

St Helena, CA--Beginning today and continuing this week, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association is hosting 30 influential wine professionals who are on track to complete their advanced certificates in either the Court of Master Sommeliers...

9/19/2011
Napa Vintners Host Top Trade and Media from China This Week

St Helena, CA--Beginning today and continuing throughout the week, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association is hosting 21 of The People's Republic of China's top wine trade and media for an educational intensive on the Napa Valley. ...

8/29/2011
Napa Vintners Announce 2011 Napa Valley Harvest Begins!

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) announces that today the annual wine grape harvest has begun in America's premier winegrowing region, the Napa Valley. The first grapes to come from the vineyards to the wineries were those picked for sparkling...

8/27/2011
**Immediate Media Advisory**

When: August 27, 2014 at 2 p.m. PDT Where: Veterans Memorial Park, Main and Third Streets, Napa CA 94559 What: Press conference with Napa Valley Vintners, Napa County and City of Napa officials and Congressman Mike Thompson Details about announcement...

8/15/2011
Napa Vintners Provide Climate Change Update

Amidst another cool summer, Napa Valley again finds itself featured in various media outlets as the poster child for the potential results of climate change as it relates to, not just wine, but agriculture in general. Culturally, people are drawn to the...

6/14/2011
Napa Vintners Surpass New Milestone in Membership

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV), the non-profit trade association of Napa Valley wineries announces that it has surpassed the 400 member winery milestone with its current roster reaching 408 after new members were approved at its June board...

6/6/2011
History-Making $100 Million Milestone Surpassed as Napa Vintners Bring in $7.3 Million at Charity Event

St Helena, CA--For the first time in its 31 year history, rain--and lots of it--fell on the main event of Napa Valley's renowned charity wine auction held on the lawn of Meadowood Napa Valley in St Helena, Saturday, June 4. While Mother Nature opened up...

6/4/2011
Napa Vintners' 31st Annual Auction Napa Valley Brings $7.3 Million

St Helena, CA--Tonight at the close of the centerpiece Live Auction festivities at Meadowood Napa Valley, when the last gavel fell, the weekend's earnings topped $7.3 million. This will put giving totals for the renowned charity wine auction at more than...

5/25/2011
Napa Vintners Take Charity Fundraising Global

St Helena, CA--The annual community fundraiser known as Auction Napa Valley, hosted by the 400 member wineries of the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association, has led the business of charity wine auctions since its inception in 1981. This...

5/12/2011
Auction Napa Valley Brings the Napa Community Together to Welcome Attendees

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) is gearing up to host the 31st annual Auction Napa Valley, the world's most successful charity wine auction. But, the 400 winery-strong trade association relies on not only an army of more than 500 volunteers...

4/20/2011
Forty Napa Valley Vintners Head to China for Trade Mission

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV), the 67-year-old non-profit trade association charged with promoting and protecting America's most renowned wine growing region will once again lead a multi-faceted, week-long trade mission to the People's Republic...

4/5/2011
Afternoon in the Vineyards

The 11th annual Afternoon in the Vineyards, a collaboration between the Napa Valley Grapegrowers and the Napa Valley Vintners showcasing Napa County winegrowing practices, will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2011 from 2:30 - 4:00pm. The community is...

3/30/2011
Napa Vintners Embark on Eight-City California Marketing Tour

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) the non-profit trade association representing member wineries in America's premier wine region has honed its marketing of Napa Valley wines over the years, and is known as the industry leader in wine promotion....

3/18/2011
Legendary Napa Valley wines to be showcased at London Trade Fair

St Helena, CA--Napa Valley Vintners, the non-profit trade association representing 400 member wineries in America's premier winegrowing region will showcase some of its legendary producers' wines at the London International Wine Trade Fair at the generic...

3/18/2011
NAPA VALLEY'S BEST BOUND FOR BRIGHTON!

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners announce winemaker dinner to be held in Brighton, UK as part of its Taste Napa Valley Europe 2011 Tour. A selection of wines from the 4 wineries below will be matched to a 4 course dinner prepared by the Hotel...

3/15/2011
Tickets for Auction Napa Valley On-Sale March 31

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association announces the opening of ticket sales for its annual community fundraiser Auction Napa Valley begin on March 31 at 8:00 a.m. PDT. The 2011 Auction Napa Valley--known as The American...

3/10/2011
Auction Napa Valley 2011 Celebrating Farm-to-Table Napa Valley Cuisine Alongside Vineyard-to-Table Wines

St Helena, CA--Auction Napa Valley--the premier charity wine auction in the country, taking place this year from June 2-5 has always focused on food nearly as much as on wine, showcasing the cuisine of top chefs from around the country. Toques who have...

2/27/2011
15th Annual Premiere Napa Valley Auction for the Trade Breaks Records, Bringing Nearly $2.4 Million

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners' (NVV) annual wine futures auction to the trade held February 26 in the Napa Valley, broke records finishing at nearly $2.4 million in sales. At 1,000-strong, the crowd of vintners along with retailers, restaurateurs,...

2/3/2011
Napa Vintners Release Findings of Climate Study

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association announced today the release of the Napa Valley-specific climate study titled Climate and Phenology in Napa Valley: A Compilation and Analysis of Historical Data by Dr. Daniel...

2/1/2011
Napa Vintners' Premiere Event for the Wine Trade Sold Out

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association announces today that its annual Premiere Napa Valley (PNV) mid-winter barrel tasting and auction for the wine trade taking place February 26 is sold out. "We are delighted with...

1/28/2011
Napa Vintners Receive Recognition for Historical Preservation and Environmentally Conscious Building Practices

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) has received more accolades for historic preservation and environmental leadership for its transformation of the once-ghost Jackse Winery to its headquarters. The NVV was awarded the 2010 Preservation Design...

1/26/2011
Napa Valley Vintners Announce Tomoko Shirasu Appointed Japan Representative

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV)--the non-profit trade association representing 400 wineries in America's renowned Napa Valley-- announce that Tomoko Shirasu (President of VINOSOFIA, CWE by Society of Wine Educator, USA) will represent the...

1/3/2011
Napa Valley Vintners Announce Kathleen Heitz Myers Elected Board President for 2011

St Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) non-profit trade association representing 400 wineries in America's premier wine region announced today that Kathleen Heitz Myers of the eponymous Heitz Wine Cellars has been elected to lead the 67-year-old...