Innovative. Collaborative. Informative.

Sonoma County Vintners is the leading voice of Sonoma County Wine, dedicated to increasing awareness and improving the quality image of our wines to consumers, media and trade — locally and globally.

As a business owner, you are a part of the Sonoma County community. As a Sonoma County Vintners Affiliate Member, you will be a part of the wine community, supporting our efforts to promote the unique and compelling story of Sonoma County wines and wineries. As an Affiliate Member, you can gain unprecedented access to our winery members, which means access to the decision-makers and a way to make sure your voice is heard when those decisions are being made.

Additional Event Sponsorship Opportunities:

Our collection of exclusive events and programs attract visitors locally, regionally, nationally and from around the world. They also activate our winery principals in collaborative ways to increase the perception of Sonoma County wines. As an Affiliate Member, you will have access to sponsor iconic events like the Sonoma County Barrel Auction, Taste of Sonoma and the Sonoma County Wine Auction  and receive additional benefits for your sponsorship. More importantly, sponsorship will provide you an even deeper opportunity to engage with our winery principals.

Contact Leah Malfatti, Sponsorship and Strategic Partnerships Director at leah@sonomawine.com for more information.

Membership Levels

Best of Class – $10,000

  • Opportunity to host a series of FOUR (4) informative seminars or workshops each year with Sonoma County Vintners winery members at our offices in Santa Rosa
  • OR two of the below options:
    • Informative seminar or workshop (2 hours)
    • A Winery Member Luncheon or Dinner*
    • Assistance with the organization of winery attendance or wine purchase for your company’s internal social event*
    • Access to email contacts for all winery members registered for each seminar or event
    • An additional email campaign to entire membership database to promote the event of your choice
  • Two (2) complimentary General Admission tickets to Taste of Sonoma
  • Access to all email contacts of winery attendees to the Sonoma County Annual Meeting
  • Exclusive “Sponsored by (company logo)” on member E-Blasts or emails – maximum of seven (7) per year
  • Plus ALL BENEFITS of Bronze level

Gold – $7,500

  • Opportunity to host a series of TWO (2) informative seminars or workshops each year with Sonoma County Vintners winery members at our offices in Santa Rosa
  • OR two of the below options:
    • Informative seminar or workshop (2 Hours)
    • A social mixer at an off-site location (2 Hours)
    • Assistance with the organization of winery attendance or winery purchase for your company’s internal events*
    • Includes access to email contacts for all winery members registered for each seminar
    • An additional email campaign to entire membership database to promote event of your choice
  • Access to all email contacts of winery attendees to the Sonoma County Vintners Annual Meeting
  • Exclusive “Sponsored by (company logo)” on member E-Blasts or emails – a maximum of five (5) per year
  • Plus ALL BENEFITS of Bronze level

Silver – $5,000

  • Opportunity to host ONE (1) of the following events each year with Sonoma County Vintners winery members at our offices in Santa Rosa:
    • Informative seminar on a topic of your choice (2 Hours)
    • Workshop on a topic of your choice (2 Hours)
    • A social mixer at an off-site location (2 Hours)
    • Includes Access to email contacts for all winery members registered for each seminar
    • One (1) additional email campaign to entire membership database to promote your specific event
  • Exclusive “Sponsored by (company logo)” on member E-Blasts or emails  – a maximum of three (3) per year
  • Plus ALL BENEFITS of Bronze level

Bronze – $2,500

  • Company listing & website link on Affiliate Member page of SonomaWine.com
  • Inclusion in all Sonoma County Vintners Member E-blasts and Newsletters
  • Official designation as a Sonoma County Vintners Affiliate Member, including Usage rights of the Sonoma County Vintners logo per the approval of Sonoma County Vintners
  • Inclusion in Sonoma County Vintners Annual Report produced every January
  • Invitations to member meetings, networking events, workshops and seminars
  • Opportunity to host an information table during the Sonoma County Vintners Annual Meeting held in the first quarter of each year
  • Opportunity to be involved in Sonoma County Vintners committees and task forces, based on availability   and board approval
  • Involvement in media opportunities, including but not limited to the KSRO radio show
  • One (1) dedicated email campaign to promote a topic of your choice to all Sonoma County Vintners Winery and Affiliate members
  • Up to two (2) social media posts or events per year through Sonoma County Vintners social media channels

*Additional costs for catering, event rentals, wine, and other incidentals may apply

Note: Membership fees and corresponding benefits are renewed each year on the same month of original sign-up.

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