Client Services

Writing • Editing • Marketing Copywriting and Communications • Education • Relationship and Membership Management • Direct-to-Consumer Sales • Social Media Marketing • Travel Management

1. Write and edit marketing emails, newsletters, blogs, website content, articles, media pitches, press releases, tasting notes, and sales collateral.

2. Create, maintain, and grow one’s social media presence.

3. Serve as a public relations liaison. Ensure key members of the media receive samples and product information.

5. Manage winery direct-to-consumer, membership, allocation, website, and wholesale order processing, sales, invoicing, fulfillment, and inventory.

Please contact me for information and rates.

Travel Management
I am an independent travel consultant affiliated with Corporate Travel Management North America, Inc. DBA MTravel (CST #​2129700-40), providing remote travel services for business and leisure clients with a specialty in business and wine destination travel. Please contact me to plan your next adventure.

California Notary Public
I am a California Notary Public. My services are available throughout the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento areas, including Alameda, Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Placer, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma, and Yolo counties. Please contact me to schedule appointments and utilize these services.

Education
I hold bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in French and Community College Education, as well as Wine & Spirit Education Trust’s Levels 1-3 Foundation, Intermediate, and Advanced Certifications. I have 30 college credit hours in Spanish, of which 18 hours are at the master’s degree level. I also studied Wine Marketing & Sales at Napa Valley College under Paul Wagner.

Languages
English (Fluent), French (Advanced), Spanish (Intermediate)

Software Experience
Business and Education: Blackboard, Dropbox, Facebook, Gmail for Business, Google Drive, Instagram, Microsoft Word, Naked Wines Global Supplier, OneDrive, Outlook, Salesforce, ShareFile, Skype, Twitter, WebEx, WordPress, and Zoom.
Winery eCommerce and Fulfillment: eWinery, Copper Peak Logistics, Custom Wine Services, FedEx, QuickBooks, Ship Compliant, UPS, Valley Wine Warehouse, Vinfillment, WineDirect (formerly Vin65 eCommerce and fulfillment), Wine Service Cooperative, and Wineshipping.com.

Online Résumé
My online résumé is available via LinkedIn. References and writing samples are available upon request.

Sample Policy
I welcome product samples and travel opportunities. If you wish for me to accept samples or disseminate information, please contact me in advance of sending to discuss. I will identify the source of any samples received and reviewed. A sample may be shared via social media instead of this website. Acceptance of a sample does not guarantee a review.

Recent Travels
International: Montréal, Québec; Victoria, British Columbia; Okanagan Valley, British Columbia; Mendoza, Argentina; Liège, Belgium
Domestic: Amador County (CA), Asheville (NC), Chester County (PA), Contra Costa County (CA), El Dorado County (CA), Finger Lakes (NY), Hudson Valley River Region (NY), Leavenworth (WA), Lake Chelan (WA), Lodi (CA), Maryland (MD), Marin County (CA), Mendocino County (CA), Napa Valley (CA), Placer County (CA), Portland (OR), Sacramento (CA), San Francisco (CA); Santa Barbara County (CA), Seattle (WA), Sonoma County (CA), Vermont (VT), Woodinville (WA)