Napa Valley Vintners and Napa Green Awarded Statewide Honor for Environmental and Economic Leadership
The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) and the Napa Green program were recently presented the prestigious 2018 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA) in Sacramento. The award recognizes individuals and organizations that have...
A 75 Year Collaboration Continues at Auction Napa Valley
St. Helena, California-In 2019 the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) will be celebrating its 75th anniversary. To mark this significant milestone, 30 past board of director chairs who have provided leadership and support over the decades are coming together to...
Napa Valley Vintners Invests Additional $4.1 Million in Funding Toward Community Health Nonprofits
St. Helena, CA—The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) today announced an additional $4.1 million in funding to 15 Napa County nonprofit partners. These local nonprofits provide services via these funds to nearly 70,000 Napa County clients under the community...
Napa Valley’s 2018 Harvest Slips into the Cellar
St. Helena, CA —Described by many as seamless, long and abundant, the 2018 Napa Valley harvest is wrapping-up. The last mountain Cabernet Sauvignon is coming off hillsides, as weary but thrilled winemakers look ahead to working with near-perfect...
Napa Valley’s 2018 Winegrape Harvest Builds Balance at a Steady Pace
NOTES FROM THE VINEYARD (from the Napa Valley Grapegrowers) 2018 has been an exciting year so far. In February, rain was abundant and when the skies cleared, endless days of sunshine followed. Then tiny buds emerged from the dormant...
As New School Year Begins, Napa Valley Vintners Awards $2.5 Million to Children’s Education in Napa County
St. Helena, CA—The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) trade association today announced $2.5 million in grant funding for children’s education in Napa County. The funds are made possible by proceeds from the NVV’s annual community fundraiser Auction...
Napa Valley Vintners Announces Appointment of Korinne Munson as Communications Director
St. Helena, CA—In continuing efforts to advance its strategic goals, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) today formally announced the appointment of Korinne Munson as its new communications director. Korinne returns to Northern California from Manhattan,...
Auction Napa Valley 2019 Pre-Sale Packages Sold Out
St. Helena, CA – The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association, host of the celebrated Auction Napa Valley charity wine event, announced today that special pre-sale ticket packages for next year’s event have already sold out. On the...
Abundant Generosity and Unexpected Moments Delight Guests at 38th Auction Napa Valley
St. Helena, CA – A weekend filled with surprises and generosity thrilled guests and prompted bidders to contribute more than $13.6 million to the Napa Valley Vintners’ (NVV) 38th annual Auction Napa Valley charity wine event. NVV confirmed...
Napa Valley Vintners Forecast More Than $13.4 Million for Annual Auction Napa Valley Fundraiser
St. Helena, CA – The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) is projecting more than $13.4 million in fundraising for its 38th annual Auction Napa Valley fundraiser when the online E-Auction closes tomorrow at noon PDT. Proceeds from this weekend’s events...
Auction Napa Valley E-Bidding Opens Sunday, May 27 at Noon PDT
St. Helena, CA—Auction Napa Valley, the Napa Valley Vintners’ celebrated charity wine event, has extended its reach to the fingertips of anyone from anywhere in the world. This year’s E-Bidder Experience offers wine lovers who can’t...
Napa Valley Wine Region Secures Name Protection in United Kingdom
St. Helena, CA – As a proactive measure ahead of Brexit, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association has secured Certification Mark protection for the Napa Valley name in the United Kingdom. NVV, the nonprofit association of 550 winery members,...
Napa Valley Vintners Recognizes 94 Local Restaurants for Highlighting Napa Valley Wines
St. Helena, CA—The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association has recognized 94 restaurants as its 2018 Napa Valley Wine List Awards winners. The awards program honors local establishments that feature at least 50 selections or 50 percent of...
Auction Napa Valley 2018 Tickets Now on Sale
Tickets are now available for the 38th annual Auction Napa Valley, the American Wine Classic. Hosted by the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association to raise funds for community health and children’s education, this year’s Auction Napa...
Collectors: Pre-Order Rare Napa Valley Wines from the Much-Anticipated 2016 Vintage
St. Helena, CA- Limited-edition wines from the lauded 2016 Napa Valley vintage were the stars of the show at the Napa Valley Vintners’ (NVV) Premiere Napa Valley barrel tasting and auction on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Wine collectors can now pre-order...
Spirits and Bids High at 22nd Annual Premiere Napa Valley
St. Helena, CA – Wine professionals attending today’s sold-out Premiere Napa Valley raised their paddles high, bringing in more than $4.1 million to support the Napa Valley Vintners’ (NVV) mission to promote, protect and enhance the Napa...
1,000 Top Wine Industry Professionals to Gather for 22nd Annual Premiere Napa Valley
St. Helena, CA—More than 1,000 wine industry professionals will gather Saturday for the Napa Valley Vintners’ (NVV) 22nd annual Premiere Napa Valley, America’s original and most prestigious barrel tasting and auction for the wine trade....
31 Opportunities for Wine Purveyors to Purchase Rare Napa Valley Wines
St. Helena, CA--The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association announces 31 of the lots featured at this year’s Premiere Napa Valley barrel tasting and futures auction will be offered exclusively online to pre-registered licensees anywhere...
Four Ways to Increase Your Knowledge About the Napa Valley Wine Region
St. Helena, CA – The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association has expanded its Napa Valley Rocks appellation education suite, now offering four different ways for professionals and enthusiasts to learn about America’s leading wine region. The...
Napa Green Land Helps Property Owners Satisfy New Erosion Control Rules
St. Helena, CA - The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board has announced that property owners working with Fish Friendly Farming and LandSmart, the two approved farm plan providers for Napa Green Land, can satisfy new vineyard erosion...
Napa Valley Vintners Board of Directors Elects 2018 Leadership
St. Helena, CA – The board of directors of the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit association has elected David Pearson, chief executive officer of Opus One, as its chair for 2018. Robin Baggett, owner and managing partner of Alpha Omega was elected...